COVID-19 Impact on Business Acquisition Agreement (M&A)

    View Author May 2020

    Globally, the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has impacted industries at every level, as well as government operations. Due to COVID-19 lockdowns and its economic impact, which are taking place and being felt in many countries, parties to ongoing M&A transactions may be grappling with inabilities to fulfil conditions precedent to completion or completion deliverables by the specified long stop date or completion date.