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I just need help with part 1 and part 4 the paper is on the merger and acquisition of Walt Disney Company/Miramax. write paper in which you examine and critically analyze the following:

1. Describe the search and screening process used to identify the target company . Consider the following areas:

· Legal: Monopoly concerns, pending litigation, image issues
· Financial: Liquidity, pricing, debt, credit policies, compensation, retirement
· Operational: Union, supply chain, facilities and capacity, managerial issues, technology, company culture, and country culture (
Meaning define legal, financial, operational areas such as the ones listed.

2. Determine the valuation criteria and technique used to select the target company and explain pros and cons for that selection.
3. Analyze the negotiation and bidding process for this M&A.
4. Determine financing instruments used for the strategy, such as debt, equity, and so forth.

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Walt Disney Company / Miramax
I just need help with part 1 and part 4 the paper is on the merger and acquisition of Walt Disney Company/Miramax. write paper in which you examine and critically analyze the following:

1. Describe the search and screening process used to identify the target company . Consider the following areas:

? Legal: Monopoly concerns, pending litigation, image issues
? Financial: Liquidity, pricing, debt, credit policies, compensation, retirement
? Operational: Union, supply chain, facilities and capacity, managerial issues, technology, company culture, and country culture (
Meaning define legal, financial, operational areas such as the ones listed.
Currently, the Disney and Miramax merger issue is that of divestment. The department/division selected fro divestment has been based on several premises. Miramax was under the management Weinstein family till they left the company and Disney had to run it. The "search and screening process refers to the selection of Miramax by Disney for divestiture. There are several reasons why ...

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