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Delaware Chancery requires payment of merger consideration to dissenting stockholder after expiration of appraisal period

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 14 2014

The Delaware Court of Chancery recently dismissed corporate mismanagement and breach of fiduciary duty claims filed by a dissenting stockholder, but

Delaware Court of Chancery rejects entire fairness review in absence of conflicted transaction

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 7 2014

On October 24, the Delaware Court of Chancery dismissed a lawsuit filed by certain minority stockholders of Crimson Exploration, Inc. in In re:

Recap and update: AIFM Directive for US private fund managers

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • European Union, USA
  • -
  • October 24 2014

After a long period of debate and implementation, the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive1 (“AIFM Directive”) is law in all EU

Delaware Court of Chancery rejects controlling stockholder claims and applies business judgment rule to merger suits

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 24 2014

In In re KKR Financial Holdings LLC Shareholder Litigation, C.A. No. 9210 (Del. Ch. Oct. 14, 2014), the Delaware Court of Chancery dismissed a

House passes bill H.R. 5405 “Promoting Job Creation and Reducing Small Business Burdens Act”

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 26 2014

On September 16, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 5405 "Promoting Job Creation and Reducing Small Business Burdens Act." The bill addresses a

Delaware court denies attorneys’ fees for stockholders in appraisal proceedings

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 29 2014

The Delaware Court of Chancery recently held that certain stockholders who launched appraisal proceedings challenging a merger lacked standing to

Oregon state court refuses to enforce forum selection bylaw

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 29 2014

In Roberts v. TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc., No. 1402-02441 (Cir. Ct. Or. Aug 14, 2014), an Oregon state court, breaking with state courts in

Texas Court of Appeals decertifies class of Brigham shareholders

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 22 2014

On August 15, the Texas Court of Appeals decertified a class of Brigham Exploration Co. shareholders, holding that the trial court failed to comply

SEC’s Office of Investor Education and Advocacy releases Alert on identifying fraudulent private placements

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 15 2014

On August 4, the Securities and Exchange Commission's Office of Investor Education and Advocacy issued an Investor Alert to assist investors in

Texas Supreme Court denies minority shareholder’s oppression claims

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 27 2014

On June 20, the Texas Supreme Court ruled that courts are not authorized to order closely held corporations to buy out a minority shareholder's