Share Purchase Agreements:
“Issues” for Purchaser and Vendor

May 1, 2020 | 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon|Law Society Classroom Postponed

This program will review the key components of a share purchase agreement with discussion of tips, traps and common issues that arise. Experienced commercial lawyers Daniel St-Jean and Delaney T. Vun will deal with commercial law issues from the purchaser and the vendor perspective, including:

  • Representations and warranties, R&W insurance 
  • Financing and structuring the closing
  • Typical adjustments
  • Due diligence 
  • Indemnity clauses and Non-compete clauses
  • Holdbacks and Earnouts
  • Maintaining vendor’s solicitor client privilege 
  • Maintaining the vendor’s ability to deal with and address issues and claims post-closing

Senior tax counsel Cy Fien will deal with tax issues such as:

  • Timing of sale
  • Maintaining CCPC status prior to closing
  • Capital gains exemption
  • Holdbacks
  • Escrowed funds
  • Earnouts
  • Reserves
  • Amalgamating purchaser and target

Who Should Attend?      Commercial Lawyers

Fillmore Riley LLP Presenters:
Cy Fien, Daniel St-Jean and Delaney T. Vun

Eligibility For CPD Hours:
This program may be reported for up to 3 hours of eligible CPD activity.

Registration Fees:
Lawyer: $155.00 (plus GST) per registrant
Student: $77.50 (plus GST) per registrant