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Disputes Related to M&A Activity Could Surge in 2021

Mustafa Hadi

March 3, 2021

2021 is likely to see an end to the patience and empathy parties extended in 2020, according to new BRG research.

Despite a pandemic that challenged M&A activity and the operations and finances of buyers and sellers alike, the parties didn’t let those challenges fuel a surge in deal-related disputes.

2021 promises to be a different story.

Recent research from BRG finds that attorneys and dealmakers in the Asia–Pacific region expect a surge in disputes this year, as 2020’s challenges become increasingly intolerable, and as the patience the parties extended during a crisis is widely replaced by a renewed focus on protecting their interests.

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