When sensitive information leaks during a transaction process, it’s uncomfortable at best—and disruptive to the deal at worst. Company leaders should do everything they can to avoid leaks while creating a strategic plan to execute if they occur.
The following article is a primer for business owners to understand how to avoid leaks, how they might emerge, and how to handle them. It details three common scenarios:
- When there are signs of a possible leak
- When signs of a leak are clearer
- When media coverage appears imminent