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M & A quarterly - 1st quarter 2014

  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
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  • USA
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  • 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

Taking a security interest in a closely held business

  • Sherman & Howard LLC
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  • USA
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  • November 1 2012

If a loan or extension of credit requires collateral, banks prefer collateral that is readily marketable rather than taking a security interest in a closely-held business

Financial services update November 10 2014 judicial developments

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 10 2014

On November 4th, a U.S. District Court partially granted Allergan's motion for a preliminary injunction. Allergan seeks to enjoin defendants from

A word of caution to co-guarantors: do not assume you will be reimbursed for partial payments of a common liability

  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 24 2011

Suppose you are one of multiple individual owners of a company, and you all agreed to guarantee the company's loan from a bank

Trifurcation of trial results in reversal of gross negligence finding against accounting firm

  • Chadbourne & Parke LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 20 2010

In 2004, Banco Espirito Santo International and two of its affiliates (collectively, “Banco”) sued BDO Seidman, L.L.C. (“BDO”), an international accounting firm, claiming that BDO negligently audited one of its former clients, E.S. Bankest L.L.C. (“Bankest”), which had perpetrated a loan-fraud scheme against Banco

Retailer fights back against $13.3 million in PCI data breach fines

  • Governo Law Firm LLC
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  • USA
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  • June 4 2013

A global retailer's recent lawsuit is the first to challenge fines assessed by credit card companies under the Payment Card Industry Data Security

Alan Kahn v Kevin McCarthy, et al

  • Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 24 2008

The Court of Chancery held that plaintiff was not entitled to a temporary restraining order prohibiting defendants from proceeding with a merger because he failed to show a probability of success on the merits of his claim that additional disclosure regarding the Department of Treasury’s Troubled Asset Relief Program was material to stockholders

Thoughts on the most recent Delaware decisions: part I issues for controlling shareholders, special committees, and investment bankers

  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
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  • USA
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  • April 11 2014

The recent Delaware decisions in Orchard and MFW have been characterized by some as "gamechanging" for controlling shareholders and boards. Our view

Inside the courts - September 2014

  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 16 2014

This issue of Inside the Courts, Skadden’s securities litigation newsletter, includes summaries and associated court opinions of selected cases

International Regulatory Update 23-27 September 2013

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • Australia, China, European Union, Germany, Global, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Japan, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, United Kingdom, USA
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  • October 1 2013

The UK government has launched a legal challenge with the European Courts of Justice (ECJ) on the remuneration provisions under the Capital