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Australia corporate update - May 2014

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • Australia
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  • May 8 2014

The ASX has released the revised third edition of the ASX Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations, reflecting recent developments in

Who 'owns' a bribe - the recipient or victim?

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 29 2011

The Court of Appeal has given judgment in Sinclair Investments (UK) Limited v Versailles Trading Finance Limited & Others (2011 EWCA Civ 347), firmly dismissing the appeal - and the defendants' cross appeal - from the judgment of Mr Justice Lewison of 30 June 2011

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

SEC enforcement outlook for investment funds: focus on valuation, insider trading and other fraudulent practices

  • Kaye Scholer LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 27 2013

The SEC continues its enforcement efforts relating to hedge funds and private equity funds. In recent remarks, Bruce Karpati, Chief of the SEC

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

Opinion release 14-02: revisiting successor liability

  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 25 2014

On November 7, the Department of Justice ("DOJ") issued its second opinion release of 2014, revisiting the question of successor liability in

ACCC v Metcash Trading Limited ACCC appeals but the deal goes on

  • Piper Alderman
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  • Australia
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  • September 30 2011

On 25 August 2011 His Honour Justice Emmett delivered a judgment in favour of Interfrank Group Holdings Pty Ltd (Franklins), permitting the acquisition by Metcash Trading Limited (Metcash) of all the shares in Franklins

The importance of clarity in financial adviser engagement letters

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 1 2014

During the process of negotiating a financial adviser's engagement letter it is all too easy to gloss over uncertainty or ambiguity in a desire to

M&A and Corporate Governance Newsletter-Fall 2014

  • Kaye Scholer LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 18 2014

On November 4, 2014, the district court in Allergan, Inc. v. Valeant Pharmaceuticals Int'l, Inc., Case No. SACV 14-1214 (C.D. Cal.) ruled on

Business law update - Fall 2014

  • Thompson Hine LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 27 2014

The U.S. Supreme Court in Fifth Third Bancorp v. Dudenhoeffer (June 25, 2014) has reset the landscape for employee stock ownership plans and company