In a challenging economy and ever changing business landscape, M&A remains a strategic priority, helping creative companies to transform, develop and build a new foundation for their future success. In this mini-series we explore issues that can arise for both buyers and sellers when they enter into M&A deals in the advertising and marketing industry:

1. Restrictive covenants

2. Earn-outs

3. Tax issues on earn-outs

4. EMI options