Asset purchase agreement (Dutch)

-- For sellers, purchasers and their advisers --

Dutch law governed asset purchase agreement (APA) in Dutch between one seller and one purchaser. The market practice APA is balanced and can be used in transactions where extensive protection for the purchaser is not required. The document is also used in intra-group acquisitions and in acquisitions of distressed companies.

The APA facilitates both the acquisition of an entire business undertaking and the acquisition of standalone assets and/or liabilities. It comes with fundamental representations and warranties from the parties, excluding representations and warranties regarding the business and its activities.

Terms of this document configurable to your needs include:

  • Details of the parties
  • Assets and/or liabilities to be transferred
  • Transfer of employees
  • Purchase price
  • VAT applicability
  • Limitation of liability
  • Dispute resolution

Our partner VESPER Attorneys provides validation of this document at a discounted price. Apply after completing the questionnaire for this document. VESPER can also further support you in the deal.

While completing the questionnaire remember that:

  • answering questions as complete as possible saves you time and money in finalising the document after generating;
  • not knowing the answer to a question is not a problem. We include placeholders in the generated document so that after its generation you can easily pick up on the outstandings; and
  • clicking the (?) icon next to a question gives you guidance on format, how to interpret that question and how to answer.