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Major Treatises by Topic

This guide lists major legal treatises, handbooks, hornbooks and guides by topic. It also lists important current awareness and reporting services for each topic.

Multi-Volume Treatises

Corporate Counsel’s Guide to Acquisitions & Divestitures (2010-date).
WestlawNext. (4 volumes).

Byron E. Fox & Eleanor M. Fox, Corporate Acquisitions and Mergers (1968- date).
Print: KF1477.F6. Lexis Advance. (4 volumes).

Martin D. Ginsburg & Jack S. Levin, Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts (1997-date).
Print: KF6499.M4 M47. (5 volumes).

Simon M. Lorne & Joy Marlene Bryan, Acquisitions and Mergers: Negotiated and Contested Transactions and Securities: Public and Private Offerings (2010-date).
WestlawNext. (6 volumes).

Single-Volume Treatises/Hornbooks

James C. Freund, Anatomy of a Merger: Strategies and Techniques for Negotiating Corporate Acquisitions (1975).
Print: KF1477.F7.

Edwin L. Miller Jr., Mergers and Acquisitions: A Step-by-Step Legal and Practical Guide (2008).
Print: KF1477.M55 2008.

Current Awareness & Looseleaf Services

Mergers and Acquisitions Law Report (Frequency: Weekly).
Bloomberg BNA Web.