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Envision to Sell to KKR for $9.9 Billion

We represented Envision Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: EVHC) in its definitive agreement to sell to KKR in an all-cash transaction for $9.9 billion, including debt. KKR will pay $46 per Envision share in cash to buy the company, marking a 32 percent premium to the company's volume-weighted average share price from November 1, when Envision announced it was considering its options. The transaction is expected to close the fourth quarter of 2018. Read more

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Six Things to Know Before Buying a Physician Practice spotlight

Dermatology, ophthalmology, radiology, urology…the list goes on. Yet, in any physician practice management transaction, there are six key considerations that apply and, if not carefully managed, can derail a transaction. Download the 6 Things to Know Before Buying a Physician Practice to keep your physician practice management transactions on track.

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Samar Ali Provides Insight to the Wall Street Journal on the Government's Role in Cybersecurity

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January 5, 2017

In an article published by The Wall Street Journal's Risk & Compliance Journal, Samar Ali participated in a Q&A regarding what companies should do to protect against cyberthreats. Samar says that the government's role in cybersecurity is a bit controversial because the global digital environment is primarily owned by the private sector. She suggested that companies should have three plans when dealing with cyberattacks – a "before" plan, a "during" plan and an "after" plan. Every person in the company should be trained regarding how to manage cybersecurity, especially on the "before" plan because each employee plays a role in that process. She also suggested that companies should have both a chief cybersecurity officer and a chief information security officer.

The full article, "When the Government Can't Protect Your Firm from a Cyberattack," was published on January 4, 2017, in The Wall Street Journal's Risk & Compliance Journal and is available online.

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