Stock Purchase Agreement (Auction Form)

A form of stock purchase agreement to be used by a seller in an auction. This pro-seller form may also be useful to a seller in a non-auction context. This Standard Document assumes there is a single corporate seller selling all of the outstanding capital stock of a private US corporation. It also assumes that the signing and closing of the transaction are not simultaneous. This Standard Document has integrated notes with important explanations and drafting and negotiating tips.

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