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OPIC issues its first Green Guaranties an innovative financing program

  • Holland & Knight LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 21 2014

The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) has issued its first "Green Guaranties" to provide financing for a project considered to be in

From bad to worse RuralMetro financial advisor hit with $75.8 million in damages

  • McGuireWoods LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 17 2014

The Court held that the directors breached their fiduciary duties both when they initiated the sale process and when they approved the merger. The

Why do VCs require legal opinions in venture deals?

  • DLA Piper LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 16 2014

Most large venture deals require that the Company's outside legal counsel issue a customary legal opinion, addressed to the investors in the

KKR Financialstrong confirmation by Delaware Chancery Court of its preference for business judgment review whenever possible

  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 16 2014

In KKR Financial Holdings LLC Stockholder Litigation (Oct. 14, 2014), the Delaware Chancery Court has continued its march to the drumbeat of business

A hot M&A market enters the fourth quarter: the impact on deal points

  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 16 2014

As the fourth quarter gets underway, most mergers and acquisitions that will close in 2014 have kicked off and are moving forward into the

Award of costs to defense counsel in class action affirmed

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 15 2014

In Myrick v. WellPoint, Inc., Nos. 12-3882, 13-2230 (7th Cir. Aug. 19, 2014), plaintiffs filed a class action challenging a health insurance merger

The state of the merger class action

  • McGuireWoods LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 15 2014

Merger-challenge class actions have become very popular in the last decade. (For a great source of data, check Cornerstone Research's surveys on the

SEC charges private equity fund adviser with misallocating expenses between portfolio companies

  • Dechert LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 15 2014

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC or Commission) issued a cease and desist order on September 22, 2014 (Order) against private equity

AbbVie to reconsider inversion deal

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 15 2014

AbbVie Inc. announced yesterday that its Board of Directors will meet by October 20 to reconsider its recommendation to shareholders to approve a $51

Corporate finances: punitive damages’ 800-pound gorilla

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 14 2014

It seems perfectly obvious, to this writer at least, that by far the most significant factor fueling the drive over the past several decades to ever