Between the Spreadsheets: Understanding Representation and Warranties related to M&A Transactions – with Mazars Healthcare Transaction Advisory Services Practice

April 1, 2021

Relative to the M&A transaction, a buyer and seller will make certain representations and warranties that serve to assign risk between the two parties and provide a basis for post-close indemnification obligations.

Although the terms “representations” and “warranties” are often used interchangeably, there are functional and distinct differences between the two. A representation is a declaration or assertion of a past or existing fact given by one party to induce another party to enter into a contract or agreement.

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Mazars’ Healthcare Transaction Advisory Services Team

Wayne Pryor, Partner | Wayne.Pryor@MazarsUSA.com

Richard Koppel, Director | Richard.Koppel@MazarsUSA.com

Raj Bavishi, Director | Raj.Bavishi@MazarsUSA.com

 


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