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M&A word of the day: poison pill

  • Latham & Watkins LLP
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  • Global, United Kingdom, USA
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  • January 9 2014

Latham & Watkins partner Brad Faris explains the M&A poison pill, an action taken by a company to make its equity less attractive to potential

M&A word of the day: carve-out transaction

  • Latham & Watkins LLP
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  • Global, United Kingdom, USA
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  • January 9 2014

Latham & Watkins partner Zachary Judd explains the M&A term carve-out transaction, an acquisition of a subsidiary, business unit or division from a

M&A word of the day: inversion

  • Latham & Watkins LLP
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  • Global, United Kingdom, USA
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  • January 9 2014

Latham & Watkins partner Diana Doyle explains the M&A term inversion, an acquisition transaction in which a target corporation from one jurisdiction

M&A word of the day best efforts

  • Latham & Watkins LLP
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  • Global, United Kingdom, USA
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  • January 13 2014

Latham & Watkins partner David Walker explains the M&A term best efforts, a common provision in an acquisition agreement that describes how hard a

Arbitral award enforced in the United States although annulled abroad

  • Latham & Watkins LLP
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  • Global, USA
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  • September 4 2013

US court decision upholding an arbitral award annulled in Mexico, the arbitral seat, affirms US courts are willing to enforce such awards and

Financial statement requirements in US securities offerings: what non-US issuers need to know - 2013 edition

  • Latham & Watkins LLP
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  • Global, USA
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  • September 5 2013

The most frequently asked question at all-hands meetings for a securities offering is “What financial statements will be needed?” The question seems

A global review of the taxation of carried interest

  • Latham & Watkins LLP
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  • Global
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  • December 21 2010

As private equity firms establish operations in multiple jurisdictions, the tax rules to which they are subject become substantially more complex

Navigating the World Bank Group’s anti-corruption initiatives: ensuring that projects are not delayed or derailed

  • Latham & Watkins LLP
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  • Global
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  • November 9 2010

The World Bank Group (WBG) announced its latest anti-corruption initiative, the International Corruption Hunters Network, at its annual meeting last month

Threshold for annulment of ICSID awards remains high

  • Latham & Watkins LLP
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  • Global
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  • January 20 2010

In September-October 2009, three annulment committees of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) published decisions relating to the annulment of ICSID tribunal awards

Working world: global outsourcing overview

  • Latham & Watkins LLP
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  • Global
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  • April 13 2010

During the recent global recession, many employers aggressively cut employee headcount in an attempt to reduce costs