Distressed M&A in a Pandemic: Considerations for Private Equity

  |  June 25, 2020

Detailed and rigorous due diligence has always been key to a successful acquisition, but now is a critical component in valuing a target with some confidence. Even before the coronavirus sent the global economy into a tailspin, private equity funds were training their focus inward on creating value for their portfolio companies and signaling more interest in distressed investing. The onset of the pandemic has only magnified this trend. Read more. Read More

New Guidance on PPP Early Loan Forgiveness

  |  June 24, 2020

Paycheck Protection Program recipients choosing to extend their covered period, may apply early for loan forgiveness, but doing so could cost them money. In consultation with the Treasury, the U.S. Small Business Administration addresses various issues related to the PPP in a 34-page interim final rule (IFR) issued Monday night, June 22. Read more. Read More