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Mergers & Acquisitions

RMKB advises clients on a full range of merger & acquisition transactions involving domestic and foreign companies, including mergers, reorganizations, asset purchases and stock purchases. Our experience in the related fields of corporate law, securities, intellectual property, employment and litigation enables us to handle the many issues encountered during the course of complex business combinations. Our relationships with law firms and advisors across Europe and Asia allow us to assist our clients in a wide variety of international transactions.

Representative deals include:

  • Represented a French public manufacturer of medical equipment in its $28.5 million cash and earn-out purchase of 100% of the stock of a California manufacturer of leading biopharmaceutical storage and transportation technology
  • Represented a French software company with U.S. and Singapore subsidiaries in its $17.5 million acquisition by a Santa Clara-based publicly traded company
  • Represented a French Software company specializing in IP telephony in its $14 million stock acquisition by a U.S. public company
  • Represented a Palo Alto tour operator in its $5.4 million cash and earn-out acquisition by a Florida-based travel industry consortium
  • Represented U.S. public relations company in its $3.5 million asset sale to a New York based company
  • Represented a U.S. public company in its $3.5 million asset purchase of a Swiss company’s equipment and technology used in manufacturing women’s apparel
  • Represented a California-based software development company in its $2.5 million cash acquisition by a publicly traded Delaware corporation
  • Represented one of the top five public Indian companies in acquiring a small size Ohio & North Carolina based call center company including all telemarketing operations
  • Represented one of the top five public Indian software companies in acquisition of a U.S. software technology company
  • Represented Middle-Eastern and Chinese stockholders in their sale of 100% of the stock of a U.S. company to an Indian public company
  • Represented a European probe card and IC testing company in its cash and earn-out acquisition of a majority interest in a Silicon Valley competitor
  • Represented the founders of a French software company in the sale of their stock to a U.S. public corporation
  • Represented a U.S. company in its purchase of all the assets of a card game division of a Hong Kong corporation
  • Represented the U.S. subsidiary of a Canadian public company in its sale of Canadian, French, and U.S. assets of a software division to a California public company
  • Represented a California-based software development firm in the sale of its stock to a publicly traded Indian corporation
  • Represented one of the top five public Indian companies in acquiring a midsize U.S. software services provider in Massachusetts with nationwide sales offices
  • Represented a Swiss bank in its acquisition of privately held shares of a Silicon Valley-based high tech company
  • Negotiated and purchased a chip manufacturing factory in Shanghai on behalf of a U.S. company
  • Negotiated and structured the purchase of a Canadian company on behalf of a Chinese company with plans for public offerings in Canada
  • Negotiated and structured the purchase of a Hong Kong stock brokerage company on behalf of a Chinese company
  • Negotiated and structured the purchase of a beer factory in China on behalf of a Hong Kong subsidiary of a Chinese company
  • Represented a Chinese company in the purchase of a U. S. newspaper publishing company