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Delaware Supreme Court confirms effect of majority vote of informed, disinterested stockholders
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • February 10 2016

In In re KKR Financial Holdings LLC Shareholder Litigation the Delaware Chancery Court found that a management entity with operational control of a


Dentons' pick of global regulatory trends to watch in 2016
  • Dentons
  • Canada, China, European Union, USA
  • February 9 2016

The Department of Justice (DOJ) continues to investigate and seek criminal charges against worldwide cartels. This enforcement activity will remain


Risky Business - Be Careful When Entering Into Term Sheets and Letters of Intent
  • Pierce Atwood LLP
  • USA
  • February 9 2016

The Delaware Supreme Court’s recent decision in SIGA v. PharmAthene has increased the legal risk associated with utilizing a term sheet or letter of


A Guide to Understanding Anti-Assignment Clauses
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • February 4 2016

With the increasing trend of globalization in the business world, Israeli companies and investors are commonly entering into agreements with U.S


Application of Heightened Scrutiny in the Context of Settlement with an ActivistEbi
  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • USA
  • February 2 2016

The Delaware courts generally apply the heightened scrutiny standard under Unocal to a review of challenged board actions that have been taken in


Sidley Perspectives on M&A and Corporate Governance - February 2016
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • February 1 2016

The November 2015 Delaware Supreme Court decision involving RuralMetro Corporation (Rural Metro) has received considerable attention and has


Technicalities disqualify Dell stockholders' appraisal rights under 'continuous holder' requirements
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • January 27 2016

On July 13 2015 the Delaware Court of Chancery in In re Appraisal of Dell Inc granted summary judgment in favour of Dell, Inc denying appraisal


Business Law Update - Winter 2016
  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • USA
  • January 27 2016

In their book, Negotiation Genius: How to Overcome Obstacles and Achieve Brilliant Results at the Bargaining Table and Beyond, Harvard Business


Court Of Chancery Applies Entire Fairness To Controller Contract
  • Morris James LLP
  • USA
  • January 26 2016

This is an important and useful decision for at least two reasons. First, the Court carefully analyzes past Delaware precedent to conclude that the


Recent Trends in Securities Class Action Litigation: 2015 Full-Year Review - Record Number of Cases Being Filed Faster than Ever with the Shortest Alleged Class Periods
  • NERA Economic Consulting
  • USA
  • January 25 2016

2015 saw federal securities class action filings reach levels not seen since 2008, with 234 complaints filed. Growth was dominated by 182 filings