In the past, M&A due diligence meant lawyers digging through piles of paperwork to determine the operations of a seller. Modern tools allow lawyers and other dealmakers to perform their analyses with a speed and efficiency previously unattainable.
Tech Due Diligence
In the current climate of cybersecurity and GDPR regulations, performing tech due diligence is vital for the health of a business. A proper due diligence process in tech involves evaluating a software company’s security and making sure they are fully compliant. It also involves analyzing the extent and strength of the company’s portfolio of intellectual property, and identifying any possible issues.
In the course of an acquisition, it’s vital to understand the financial structure of a company and ensure that all parties agree on expectations. A thorough due diligence exercise can reveal issues like overstated net operating losses, not reported tax obligations, non-filing liabilities, payroll taxes sales and use taxes, and property taxes.
In the process of due diligence it is essential to have a plan for collecting and sharing all relevant information. A set of playbooks, that can be utilized throughout the process by teams, assists in keeping everyone on the right track and ensures that everyone is on the same page. Loopio’s team workspaces and collaboration features allow teams to focus on their tasks and avoid being distracted by other tasks.
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