European Cross-Border Mergers and Reorganisations by Jerome VermeylenEuropean Cross-Border Mergers and Reorganisations by Jerome Vermeylen

European Cross-Border Mergers and Reorganisations

EditorJerome Vermeylen, Ivo Vande Velde

Hardcover | April 29, 2012

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The most comprehensive guide to all techniques available to companies considering merger of two or more European companies, European Cross-Border Mergers and Reorganisations is the ideal reference tool for lawyers, auditors and scholars working in the field. Providing everything a practitioner needs to co-ordinate a successful cross-border merger, the book analyses the EU Directives and how they have been applied in each of the main EU/EEA member states. The diverging rules for each jurisdiction are highlighted and explained enabling quick comparisonsto be made between countries for assessing feasibility of the chosen technique. As well as the requirements, formalities and potential pitfalls of cross-border mergers, each country analysis addresses the relevant aspects of corporate, employment and tax law such as informing shareholders and employees, verification of the legality of the merger, and language requirements. The book also considers other reorganisation techniques, such as the creation of a Societas Europaea, a partial demerger, a hive down of some branches of activity or the transfer of a corporate seat, providing a guide to the best possible solution for a practitioner's client. Complete with a globalcomparative table of the key provisions written by local lawyers, European Cross-Border Reorganisations: Law and Practice is an easy-to-use reference work for legal, tax and audit professionals involved in mergers.
Ivo Vande Velde is a senior tax lawyer at Tiberghien (in co-operation with ALTIUS) (, a leading Belgian specialist tax-law firm. He practises at the Brussels Bar and is a graduate of the University of Antwerp (Lic. Jur., magna cum laude 1987) and of the Vlerick School of Management in Ghent (Master's degree in Tax L...
Title:European Cross-Border Mergers and ReorganisationsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:984 pagesPublished:April 29, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Part I: EU Legal Framework1. Jerome Vermeylen: The Cross-Border Merger Directive2. Directive Marie Brasseur and Jerome Vermeylen: Cross-border mergers and reorganisations outside the Cross-Border Merger Directive3. Ivo Vande Velde: The EU Tax Framework for Cross-Border Reorganisations Within the EU4. Michael Tepass: Employee participation schemes and EU employment rules for cross-border reorganisationsPart II: Cross-Border Reorganisations at the National Level5. Jerome Vermeylen, Ivo Vande Velde and Sven Demeulemeester: Cross-border reorganisations in Belgium6. David Nevesely, Jan Krejsa, Michaela ?eznikova and Michaela Riedlova: Cross-border reorganisations in the Czech Republic7. John R. Flanigan, Katell Deniel-Allioux, Sandra Hazan, Thierry Renaud de la Faverie: Cross-border Reorganisations in France8. Prof. Dr. Stefan Simon, Dr. Ingo Stangl, Dr. Daniel Rubner and Dr. Matthias Grundke: Cross-border reorganisations in Germany9. Mihaly Barcza, Jozsef Bulcsu Fenyvesi, Zsolt Cseledi and Peter Havai: Cross-border reorganisations in Hungary10. Jennifer McCarthy, Ian Moore and Paul Fahy: Cross-border reorganisations in Ireland11. Rosario Zacca and Luciano Acciari: Cross-border reorganisations in Italy12. Pit Reckinger, Leon Gloden and Dirk Richter: Cross-border reorganisations in Luxembourg13. Hugo Reumkens, Ewout van Asbeck and Els de Wind: Cross-border reorganisations in the Netherlands14. Marek Wroniak, Ewa Slezak, Agnieszka Szczodra-Hajduk, Grzegorz Barszcz, Julia Walicka, Andrzej Debiec and Joanna Fiema: Cross-border reorganisations in Poland15. Ignacio Corbera Dale, Misi Borras and Francisco Lavandera: Cross-border reorganisations in Spain16. Per Hedman, Jonatan Soderkvist, Johanna Nilsson, Anna Romell Stenmark and Anna Lewander: Cross-border reorganisations in Sweden17. Nick Parden, Bernard Wall, Elizabeth Slattery, Jo Broadbent, Karen Hughes and Peter Owen: Cross-border reorganisations in the UKPart III: Global Overview - Comparative Table