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Business succession: Planning to pass the torch

What is business succession planning? Business succession planning is the process of carefully examining and strategically planning for the transfer of ownership and control of your business. If...

A seller’s promise: The importance of representations and warranties

Buying or selling a business is similar to other substantive sales or purchases in life: sellers want to be clear to potential buyers about the business they are selling, and buyers want to fully...

How do you ensure you buy a company’s value?

When buying a business, make acquiring the underlying value of the company part of the negotiations. 

A new year means a new frontier for buying and selling a B.C. franchise

The article is co-authored by: Brendan Craig, Associate and Scott Allen, Articling Student In today’s market, franchising is becoming an increasingly common method of buying or selling an interest in...

What to consider when buying and selling a business

By Stewart L. Muglich Buying or selling a business can be a complex matter, depending on the nature of the business being acquired or sold and the structure used to effect such a sale. Every such...

Alexander Holburn on Buying & Selling a Business

Judy Rost and Ryan Howe discuss what to consider when buying or selling your business

What to consider when buying or selling your business

Buying or selling a business can be complicated, costly and time-consuming, especially when deals fall through