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M&A: do your due diligence

Mary is an Export Compliance Manager at Ocean Components in San Diego, California. Ocean manufactures a variety of circuit and electronic components that can be used in military and commercial applications. Ocean recently acquired Global Components, a US manufacturer of circuit components with operations abroad. Mary has been tasked with assessing Global’s trade compliance program and integrating it into Ocean’s program. Mary was not involved in the pre-acquisition due diligence. The best pract...

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