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The Walt Disney company M&A Strategy

Analyze risks associated with the M&A strategy my company is the merge of The Walt Disney company/Miramax. Address the following: I am just having problems with these two questions

o Were there any contingency plans or options that should have been anticipated or used for this strategy? If there are any, what would you have recommended? Why?-

o Discuss any relevant governance or ethical issues the M&A activity faced during its formative term? Discuss specifics and how the issue was handled.-

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Analyze risks associated with the M&A strategy my company is the merge of The Walt Disney company/Miramax. Address the following: I am just having problems with these two questions

o Were there any contingency plans or options that should have been anticipated or used for this strategy? If there are any, what would you have recommended? Why?-
The M&A activity between Walt-Disney and Miramax is divestment. The obvious alternative that Walt-Disney could have considered is to spin-off Miramax. The spin-off would become a company separate from Walt-Disney. In case of Miramax, this would mean that Walt-Disney would have equity interest in Miramax. I would not have recommended a spin-off/spin-out of Miramax for several reasons. First, the ...

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