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Overview and Strategies in Representing Sellers

Recorded on: Oct. 22, 2018
Running Time: 01:18:43

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Taken from the Web Program Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2018 Recorded October 2018 in New York

Overview and Strategies in Representing Sellers [01:18:43]

Effects of 2012 Act and the 2017 Tax Act on stock sale/asset sale strategies; effects of rate changes, reclassifications, and 2017 Tax Act provisions on deal structurings; shareholder-level structurings - Boston Scientific/Guidant; VNU/IMS and Whirlpool/Maytag versus P&G/Gillette; Burger King/Tim Hortons; SBC/AT&T and Verizon/MCI; asset-level structurings - effects of General Utilities repeal; Petrie Stores/Toys “R” Us and its aftermath; IMS Health/Gartner; sponsored leveraged spin-offs; evolving post-2017 Tax Act structurings; evolution of Section 351 - National Starch/Unilever, Nestle/Dreyer’s, BlackRock/Merrill, NewsCorp/Dow and Northrop/Litton; combined sale/redemption, recapitalization and other techniques; monetization techniques; contingent payments, convertibles, putables, exchangeables and open transaction treatment; New IRS rule and no-rule policies and Business Plan topics.

Louis S. Freeman 

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  • Excerpts From: Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations, and Restructurings 2018, General Overview and Strategies in Representing Sellers (June 2018)
    Louis S. Freeman
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    Louis S. Freeman
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    Louis S. Freeman ~ Retired Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
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