Fairness opinions provide substantial benefits – if the opinion process is performed correctly.
VRC has been recognized as “Best Global Assets Valuation Firm” by the Acquisition International M&A Awards.
Boards of directors can improve the likelihood of receiving a more defendable fairness opinion by making specific inquiries of their opinion provider.
Board members can demonstrate that they have fulfilled their fiduciary duties in dividend recapitalization transactions by obtaining opinions from third-party solvency opinion experts.
Company boards often seek third-party solvency opinions in connection with leveraged transactions to assist them in fulfilling their board duties.
California Corporations Code Section 1203 requires an affirmative fairness opinion to provide target shareholders with greater protection in takeover transactions.
What issues must board members contemplate when facing a competitor’s takeover offer?
50 percent of M&A deals fail. How can a board avoid deal failure before an acquisition?