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ASX proposes Listing Rule amendments for reverse takeovers
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • April 27 2017

ASX has recently released Exposure Draft Listing Rule Amendments relating to the treatment of “reverse takeovers” under Chapters 7, 14 and 19 of the


The importance of having a shareholders’ agreement
  • GSC Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • April 27 2017

Many businesses operate as limited companies. However, shareholders, who are the owners of a company, do not often have in place the right


Validity of the shareolders’ agreements which provide a preventive waiver of the liability action against the directors when taken at the conclusion of the mandate
  • Nctm Studio Legale
  • Italy
  • April 27 2017

With the decision of 28th September 2015, No. 19193, the Court of Rome stated the validity of the shareholders' agreement clauses which provide that


The Slovenian response to the Agrokor crisis - "Lex Mercator"
  • Karanovic & Nikolic
  • Croatia, Slovenia
  • April 26 2017

The turmoil within the Croatian retail company Agrokor, which owns Mercator, the largest Slovenian retailer, caused a significant stir in the


Ruling requiring a mandatory offer for shares in Glasgow Rangers upheld by Takeover Appeal Board
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 26 2017

Rangers International Football Club Plc is the holding company of the leading Scottish football club, Glasgow Rangers. On 13 March 2017, the Takeover


Merger Dissenters Prevail in Cayman Islands Grand Court Ruling
  • Maples and Calder
  • Cayman Islands
  • April 26 2017

The Cayman Islands Grand Court has delivered its ruling in Re Shanda Games Limited (FSD 14 of 2016, 25 April 2017, Segal J). This is only the second


Supreme Court to Consider Fundamental Issues in Omissions-Based Fraud Cases
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • April 25 2017

The Supreme Court recently agreed to review a case which has split the circuit courts and has potentially huge implications for disclosure liabilities


NYSE Issues Proposed Rule Allowing Listing Without an IPO
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • April 25 2017

On March 13, 2017, the NYSE issued a proposed rule to modify the provisions regarding the qualification of companies listing on the NYSE to allow for


To “C” or Not To “C”? A Triumph of S-Election Form Over Substance
  • Berger Singerman LLP
  • USA
  • April 25 2017

For shareholders of S corporations and their advisors, avoidance of the potentially catastrophic tax consequences resulting from a “blown” S election


Drafting in the details
  • Dickinson Wright PLLC
  • USA
  • April 24 2017

The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals recently affirmed that the devil really is in the details in a case that illustrates the importance of ensuring