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Business law update - Fall 2014

  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 27 2014

The U.S. Supreme Court in Fifth Third Bancorp v. Dudenhoeffer (June 25, 2014) has reset the landscape for employee stock ownership plans and company

Financial services update August 11 2014 judicial developments

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 11 2014

On August 8th, the Ninth Circuit affirmed the dismissal of a securities fraud suit. The court held that the announcement of an investigation

M & A quarterly - 2nd quarter 2014

  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • -
  • 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
  • -
  • 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
  • -
  • 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