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M&A at a Glance (April 2017)
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • April 14 2017

Global M&A activity in March 2017 was generally stronger than in February and also outperformed U.S. activity, where a decline in average deal size


Delaware Court of Chancery Declines to Apply Corwin to Dismiss Post-Merger Claims Against Directors in Stockholder-Approved Merger
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • April 4 2017

In a recent decision in In re Saba Software, Inc. Stockholder Litigation, the Delaware Court of Chancery demonstrated the limits of the application of


M&A at a Glance (March 2017)
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • March 15 2017

M&A activity generally declined in February 2017, both globally and in the U.S. Total deal volume, as measured by dollar value, decreased globally by


A Review of U.S. Private Equity M&A Trends from 2016 and Expectations for 2017
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • February 21 2017

In this issue of the Private Equity Digest, we take a look back at private equity M&A activity in 2016 and forward to possible developments for 2017


M&A at a Glance (February 2017)
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • February 15 2017

M&A activity in January 2017 showed mixed results, with the global M&A market generally down and the U.S. M&A market generally up. Total deal volume


Allergan Pays $15 Million Fine For Failure to Disclose Merger Negotiations
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • January 19 2017

The SEC recently announced a settlement with Allergan, Inc., pursuant to which Allergan agreed to pay a $15 million penalty and admitted to violating


M&A at a Glance (January 2017)
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • January 18 2017

While 2016 was strong overall (see our annual review here), M&A activity in the last month was mixed. Total deal volume in December 2016 rose globally


M&A at a Glance: 2016 Year-End Roundup
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • January 17 2017

2016 was an active year for M&A, though year-end results did not surpass record-levels set in 2015. Global deal volume for the year was $3.7l trillion


Delaware Court of Chancery Dismisses Complaint Seeking Quasi-Appraisal Remedy Based on Post-Closing Disclosure Claims
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • January 6 2017

In In re United Capital Corp. Stockholders Litigation, the Delaware Court of Chancery granted the defendants' motion to dismiss a complaint filed by a


Delaware M&A Quarterly - Winter 2016
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • January 6 2017

In In re Books-A-Million, Inc. Stockholders Litigation, the Delaware Court of Chancery dismissed the fiduciary duty claims of former minority