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Mergers And Acquisitions Law Lawyers In Combs Kentucky

Combs is a community in Perry County, Kentucky, USA. Combs is located at 37.266N latitude, -83.212W longitude in the state's southeastern region known as the Eastern Coal Field. The city was named for Abijah Benjamin Combs.

What is mergers and acquisitions law?

In the law of corporations, a merger is effected when one or more corporations becomes a part of, or merges, with another corporation so that one ceases to exist and the other continues to exist. In a merger, the company that continues to exist retains its name and identity and acquires the assets, liabilities, franchises, and powers of the corporation that ceases to exist. Attorneys who practice in mergers and acquisitions (sometimes called M & A) represent corporations and other business entities in strategizing, negotiating, and carrying out transactions in which two or more companies or corporations combine into a single new entity, a merger, or where one business purchases and absorbs the assets of another, an acquisition.