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California’s separate class-vote requirement for mergers

  • Locke Lord LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 18 2014

Under the Delaware General Corporation Law, and the laws of many other states, a merger can be approved by the holders of a simple majority of the

A strong cautionary note for M&A practitioners and professionals and a strategic suggestion for defending appraisal arbitrage cases

  • Sidley Austin LLP
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  • USA
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  • December 17 2014

The volume of Court of Chancery decisions has been proceeding apace. We have culled out two that we believe are worthy of your attention: Cigna

DOJ offers opinion on successor liability under FCPA

  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 15 2014

The Department of Justice recently issued Opinion Release 14-02, its second release of the year regarding the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, and it

Court of Chancery speaks to exclusivity agreements in public company acquisitions

  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • December 15 2014

You reach the point in the sale of almost every public company where the buyer wants an exclusivity agreement. Lawyers representing the target wring

Department of Commerce mandatory foreign direct investment survey BE-13: information collection related to direct or indirect foreign investment in the United States

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 12 2014

On November 26, 2014, the Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis ("BEA" or "the Bureau") published a notice on the BEA website

Don’t like your utility rates? Then condemn the provider.

  • Nossaman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 12 2014

There has been a remarkable movement lately throughout California: local government agencies are attempting to take over investor-owned, quasi-public

Top 10 topics for directors in 2015

  • Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 12 2014

U.S. public companies face a host of challenges as they enter 2015. Here is our list of hot topics for the boardroom in the coming year: Oversee

A bit about break-up fees in M&A

  • Duane Morris LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 12 2014

In In re Comverge, Inc. Shareholders Litig., C.A. No. 7368-VCP, a decision on a motion to dismiss by Court of Chancery, Vice Chancellor Parsons

Delaware Court of Chancery holds that a 17.3 stockholderCEO may be a controlling stockholder

  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 11 2014

In In re Zhongpin Inc. S'holders Litig., the Delaware Court of Chancery denied motions to dismiss breach of fiduciary duty claims against an alleged