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Buy low, sell high: a layman’s guide to how low prices hurt energy companies and provide buying opportunities for private equity part II

  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 22 2015

There is a lot of chatter around the water cooler about how falling energy prices puts energy companies and service companies into distress, and

The future of digital media in 2015

  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 21 2015

2014’s megadeals discussed above, together with Microsoft uploading Minecraft maker Mojang for $2.5 billion and Amazon snatching up live gamer site

New HSR thresholds for 2015

  • Bracewell & Giuliani LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 21 2015

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has announced the annual revisions to the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act (HSR Act) thresholds, which

The 3 digital media megadeals that defined 2014

  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 21 2015

2014 proved to be a transformational year for content-driven digital media and tech investment. What started as a year in which SoCal investors

“Appraisal arbitrage” receives boost from Delaware Court of Chancery

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • January 21 2015

An increasingly popular hedge fund strategy, commonly referred to as “appraisal arbitrage,” recently received a significant boost from the Delaware

Ruling demonstrates potential for inversion rules to apply in inbound structures

  • Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 21 2015

In Private Letter Ruling 201432002 (the "PLR"), the IRS ruled that a foreign-to-foreign "F" reorganization did not implicate the Section 7874

PE investors investing more quickly

  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 20 2015

As discussed in several prior posts, Drew Bowden, the Director of the SEC's Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations, attacked the PE

FTC announces increased Hart-Scott-Rodino thresholds

  • King & Spalding LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 20 2015

On January 15, 2015, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced revised jurisdictional thresholds for determining whether a proposed transaction

Commodity price declines present M&A opportunities for well-capitalized industry players or private equity firms

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 20 2015

It is not uncommon to see acquisition opportunities arise at the bottom of a commodity price cycle, as low prices put pressure on companies to sell

Comment by Feb. 16 on proposed uniform state model rule for M&A brokers

  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 20 2015

The Broker-Dealer Section of the North American Securities Administrators Association is seeking comments no later than Feb. 16, 2015, on a proposed