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Doing business in North America - Volume 2: Mexico

  • Miller Canfield PLC
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  • Mexico, USA
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  • October 6 2014

Unlike the U.S., Mexico has a civil legal sys in which the vast majority of its laws are codified. The legal system is based on Roman law and

EU Commission publishes merger regulation white paper on minority shareholdings

  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
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  • European Union, USA
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  • August 14 2014

Introduction In the United States, merger control rules require notifications to be submitted to the Federal Trade Commission and Department of

Search funds: catering to Canadian investors

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • USA
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  • October 7 2014

As those in the search fund community are aware, finding the right investors for a fund is critical to its success. Equity sources bring more than

Reconsidering NDAs in light of Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. v. Vulcan Materials Co.

  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
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  • USA
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  • May 21 2012

On May 4, 2012, the Delaware Court of Chancery held that Martin Marietta Materials had violated a pair of confidentiality agreements with Vulcan Materials and issued a 4-month temporary injunction suspending Martin Marietta’s hostile exchange offer for Vulcan and related proxy contest

Potential private equity pitfalls under Hart-Scott-Rodino

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 13 2011

The Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act (“HSR” or the “Act”) requires the reporting of transactions, including acquisitions of voting securities or assets, that satisfy certain dollar thresholds

Business law update - Spring 2014

  • Thompson Hine LLP
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  • Canada, China, Germany, Japan, USA
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  • March 24 2014

With deals today being larger and more global than ever before, a merger between two U.S. companies may have far-reaching effects in countries around

M&A and Corporate Governance Newsletter-Summer 2014

  • Kaye Scholer LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 11 2014

On July 28, 2014, Zillow Inc. announced that it plans To acquire Trulia Inc. for $3.5 billion. If consummated, The transaction will combine the two

International news: focus on mining and metals

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • Africa, China, Global, United Kingdom, USA
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  • September 16 2014

An investor new to Africa needs to understand not only the relevant local laws but also the applicable regional arrangements. Africa has multiple

The fall of P3 and the rise of 2M: competition law and the container shipping industry

  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
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  • China, European Union, USA
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  • July 31 2014

P3 had already received regulatory approval from the Federal Maritime Commission (the FMC) in the USA. In addition the European Commission (the

House Judiciary Committee acts to harmonize antitrust review standards and processes

  • Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 12 2014

On September 10, the House Judiciary Committee passed, by voice vote, legislation to eliminate certain disparities to antitrust review by the