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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

Underfunded pension plans - private equity fund liability

  • Dentons
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 20 2014

On July 24, 2013, the First Circuit Court of Appeals determined that a private equity fund that was actively engaged in the management and operations

New SEC no-action letter lends support to unregistered business brokers

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 10 2014

The Division of Trading and Markets (the "Division") of the US Securities & Exchange Commission (the "Commission") recently issued a significant

Beware of zombies! Trados decision urges caution in sale of VC-backed companies

  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 6 2013

On Aug. 16, following a trial, Vice Chancellor J. Travis Laster of the Delaware Court of Chancery issued a ruling in In re Trados Inc. Shareholder

Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals upholds “big boy” agreement by sophisticated investor to bar fraud claim

  • Calfee Halter & Griswold LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 29 2013

On October 23, 2013, the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit summarily concluded that a "big boy" letter agreement signed by a

M&A quarterly - 3rd quarter 2013

  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 17 2013

Our M&A Quarterly from the first quarter of this year (mailed in early April) included an article titled "Appraisal Suits: The Next Frontier in Deal