Allocating Risk in the COVID-19 Deal Environment

As COVID-19 continues to spread across the nation, companies and transaction participants are struggling with increased risk and uncertainty posed by the virus. For businesses, challenges range from protecting and supporting employees and customers, to contributing to evolving efforts to battle COVID-19 and adapting to new and dramatically different operating conditions. Understandably, the outlook for M&A activity is highly uncertain. Nevertheless, both companies and financial institutions will continue to address pending transactions and even consider, and where appropriate pursue, various new transactions. With that in mind, this release aims to provide particular risk considerations businesses should consider when engaging in a transaction during this unprecedented time.  Click here to read more.