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M & A quarterly - 2nd quarter 2014

  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 9 2014

Under long-established Delaware law, directors and officers face personal liability if their decisions relating to a change of control transaction

Hushmail: are activist hedge funds breaking bad?

  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 23 2014

During the heyday of takeovers in the 1980s, so-called corporate raiders would often amass a sizable stock position in a target company, and then

Business law update - Summer 2014

  • Thompson Hine LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • June 5 2014

When negotiating provisions in a merger agreement, conducting due diligence and engaging in transition planning, parties to a merger or acquisition

State AGs in the news

  • Dickstein Shapiro LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • May 8 2014

Ohio statewide primary elections took place on May 6. Incumbent Attorney General Mike DeWine (R) and challenger David Pepper (D) were nominated

M & A quarterly - 1st quarter 2014

  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 22 2014

When drafting and bargaining for an earn-out provision, to help ensure that the target company will achieve the post-closing financial performance

In re Rural Metro Corporation stockholders litigation

  • Cooley LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 27 2014

In Rural Metro, the Delaware Chancery Court held that RBC Capital Markets, LLC, as financial advisor to the Rural Metro (Target), had aided and

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

Takeaways from Del. High Court's MFW ruling

  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 19 2014

Law360, New York (March 18, 2014, 9:55 PM ET) -- In a significant case of first impression, the Delaware Supreme Court, in Kahn v. M&F Worldwide Corp

Key lessons from the Rural Metro Delaware case

  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 17 2014

On March 7, 2014, the Delaware Chancery Court in In Re Rural Metro Corporation Stockholders Litigation found a financial advisor to a target company

How sell side advisors can reduce litigation risk in light of Delaware’s RuralMetro decision

  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 14 2014

On March 7, 2014, Vice Chancellor Laster of the Delaware Court of Chancery found RBC Capital Markets, LLC liable for damages for aiding and abetting