Tag Archives: Acquisitions

GAO – Agencies Need to Involve Chief Information Officers in Reviewing Billions of Dollars in Acquisitions

Information Technology: Agencies Need to Involve Chief Information Officers in Reviewing Billions of Dollars in Acquisitions GAO-18-42: Published: Jan 10, 2018. Publicly Released: Jan 10, 2018. “Most of the 22 selected agencies did not identify all of their information technology … Continue reading

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Acquisitions as Lotteries

Schneider and Spalt post a paper, Acquisitions as Lotteries: Do Managerial Gambling Attitudes Influence Takeover Decisions? The paper suggests that acquisitive CEOs might share some attributes with gamblers playing with other people's money. Abstract: This paper analyzes takeover announcements for… … Continue reading

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Coates on Mergers and Acquisitions

John C. Coates, IV has posted Managing Disputes Through Contract: Evidence from M&A on SSRN with the following abstract: An important set of contract terms manages potential disputes. In a detailed, hand-coded sample of mergers and acquisition (M&A) contracts from… … Continue reading

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CNBC: Mergers & Acquisitions Discussion With Joseph Perella, Terry Meguid & Peter Weinberg

Summary: A look at M&A activity and where to find investment opportunities, with Joseph Perella, Perella Weinberg Partners CEO; Terry Meguid, Perella Weinberg Partners; and Peter Weinberg, Perella Weinberg Partners. Read more detail on Recent Business Law Posts – Justia … Continue reading

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US GAO Report on "Space Acquisitions: Development and Oversight Challenges in Delivering Improved Space Situational Awareness Capabilities"

by Sara M. Langston with the blog faculty Source: GAO GAO-11-545 May 27, 2011 Summary The United States' growing dependence on space systems makes them vulnerable to a range of threats. DOD has undertaken a variety of initiatives to provide … Continue reading

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