Stock Purchase Agreement (Pro-Buyer Long Form)

A long-form agreement for the purchase and sale of all of the outstanding capital stock of a private US corporation, drafted in favor of the buyer. This Standard Document assumes a single corporate buyer and a single corporate seller. 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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