Before you enter into a contract to buy a business, it is important to undertake due diligence, to verify the information supplied by the seller about the business. This could include examining the business’ records and inspecting its physical assets.

To help you manage the due diligence process, this guide will explain:
+ the due diligence timeframe;
what documents to review;
confidentiality agreements;
how to assess the business’ assets; and
how to reduce your risk.

If you need any legal assistance buying or selling a business, LegalVision’s experienced commercial lawyers can assist. Just call 1300 544 755.

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