Without a strong integration strategy, it can be harder for Texas companies to get maximum value from an acquisition. Ideally, a company will have a plan for the first 100 days after it acquires another business to increase its value. Without such a plan, the deal could be hampered by unnecessary delays and other problems. When executed properly, an acquisition plan allows for relationships to be created and metrics to be implemented.
Intellectual property in Texas is protected by federal law. Heaven Hill, a Kentucky-based whiskey maker, is suing Bob Dylan's whiskey company over allegations of trademark infringement.