We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-10 of 234

Del. Chancery criticizes bankers again in rural metro; undisclosed conflicts can make sale process unreasonable

  • Choate Hall & Stewart LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 7 2014

A recent Delaware Chancery Court decision reinforced the premise that directors of Delaware corporations will be held culpable if they conduct an

Amendments to Delaware General Corporation Law allow Delaware corporations to ratify defective corporate acts

  • McCarter & English LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 4 2014

Effective April 1, 2014, the Delaware General Corporation Law ("DGCL") has been amended to include new Sections 204 and 205 that will provide

Delaware quarterly January - March 2014

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 4 2014

The Delaware Supreme Court and Delaware Court of Chancery are generally regarded as the country's premier business courts, and their decisions carry

Delaware M&A quarterly - Spring 2014

  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 3 2014

In Kahn v. M&F Worldwide Corp.,1 the Delaware Supreme Court provided a clear path for controlling stockholders of Delaware corporations to structure

Update: landmark decision by Delaware's High Court affirms deferential business judgment review for controlling stockholder buyouts

  • Pierce Atwood LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 27 2014

Last summer, in our post titled Protecting Your Business Judgment: Recent Developments in Delaware Law on M&A Deals Involving Controlling

Austria: breach of trust - a recent Supreme Court ruling has broad implications for stock corporations

  • Schoenherr
  • -
  • Austria, Germany, USA
  • -
  • March 26 2014

Austria's breach of trust provision found its way back into the limelight only recently via the prominent criminal proceedings against the former

The Impact of Kahn v. M&F Worldwide Corp.: Delaware Supreme Court affirms that business judgment review applies to properly structured controlling stockholder buyouts

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 25 2014

In Kahn v. M&F Worldwide Corp., the Delaware Supreme Court unanimously affirmed the Court of Chancery's decision that the more deferential business

Delaware update: Chancery Court continues its scrutiny of investment banks' behavior

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 24 2014

On March 7, in a decision following a trial on the merits, the Delaware Court of Chancery held an investment bank liable to a selling company's

Who’s in charge is the board responsible to monitor its financial advisor or vice versa?

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 21 2014

In the case of In re Rural Metro Corporation Stockholders Litigation, the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware held that the primary financial

Ron Perelman case sets standard for review for controlling stockholder buyouts in Delaware

  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 19 2014

Noted billionaire, philanthropist and takeover artist Ron Perelman, is again involved in a precedent setting legal case. On March 14, 2014, the