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Update on alter ego and successor liability claims
  • Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
  • USA
  • November 23 2015

An unsecured creditor had "adequately alleged a de facto merger" between a corporate defendant and a purported asset acquiror, held the U.S. District

SynQor: one more step towards unified business judgment review of mergers
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • November 23 2015

Last week the Delaware Supreme Court affirmed a Court of Chancery order dismissing a complaint attacking a cash-out merger of SynQor, Inc., a

SEC pursues expense allocation and disclosure actions against private fund advisers
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • USA
  • November 20 2015

The US Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") is aggressively pursuing expense allocation and disclosure actions against private fund advisers

Settlement scrutiny: the decline of Delaware disclosure-only settlements
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • November 19 2015

A new line of Delaware decisions promises to reshape settlement norms surrounding stockholder litigation challenging mergers. It will come as news to

Do not pass go. Do not collect $200?: D&O insuranceadvance warning on fee advancement
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • November 19 2015

In a recent string of decisions, the Delaware Chancery Court has addressed the scope of the right of Directors and Officers to have their legal

Keeping faith with your investment banker
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • November 18 2015

Fairness opinions are a long-established fixture of the public M&A deal process. Smith v. Van Gorkum, the landmark case in Delaware corporate law

Donald Sterling loses appeal of Clippers sale Court of Appeal rejects bid to regain team’s ownership
  • Greenberg Glusker Fields Claman & Machtinger LLP
  • USA
  • November 16 2015

The California Court of Appeal today affirmed the sale in August 2014 of the Los Angeles Clippers for a record-shattering price of $2 billion to

BMC Software: the court’s ongoing incremental path to increased reliance on the merger price in appraisal cases (and DCF related practice points)
  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • USA
  • November 13 2015

The Delaware Court of Chancery has been on a slow but clear path toward increased reliance on the merger price in determining fair value in appraisal

Ralls and CFIUS reach settlement leaving impact of future CFIUS reviews uncertain
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • November 12 2015

Last week, Ralls Corporation released details about its settlement agreement with the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS

Global merger control: charting a route to port
  • White & Case LLP
  • European Union, Global, USA
  • November 11 2015

The global M&A market has returned to its previous highs but what sets this cycle apart is the rise of the mega-deal. According to Dealogic, during