Schemes, Takeovers and Himalayan Peaks. The use of schemes of arrangement to effect change of control transactions.
Tony Damian and Andrew Rich
Ross Parsons Centre of Commercial, Corporate and Taxation Law
Schemes, Takeovers and Himalayan Peaks is the leading Australian book on the use of schemes of arrangement to effect changes of control of listed and widely held Australian companies.
Written by Tony Damian and Andrew Rich, two experienced public M&A partners at international law firm Herbert Smith Freehills, the third edition provides a comprehensive review of the law and practice of schemes of arrangement and a detailed examination of the policy and regulatory issues relevant to this dynamic area.
Some of the areas covered include:
The third edition substantially updates the second edition (published in 2009), with around 750 pages citing more than 380 new decisions of the Courts and the Takeovers Panel.
Schemes, Takeovers and Himalayan Peaks is an essential companion for corporate lawyers, barristers, investment bankers, company executives and others involved in change of control transactions. It is useful for students and those interested in the policies that underpin the regulatory framework surrounding change of control transactions in Australia.