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SEC Fine To Be Paid By Allergan Underscores Obligation to Disclose Negotiations With White Knight Following an Unsolicited Tender Offer
  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • USA
  • January 20 2017

Allergan Inc. has agreed with the SEC that it will admit to securities law violations and will pay a $15 million fine for disclosure violations in its


Generation Shift: Recent Developments in US-China Business Relations and the Path Ahead Under President-elect Trump
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • China, USA
  • January 19 2017

The US-China relationship is arguably the most important and complicated bilateral relationship in the early 21st century, owing in large part to the


Good Tactics or Bad Faith: The Divisive Issue of Sandbagging in M&A
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • January 19 2017

There are few issues in a private M&A transaction as potentially divisive as the treatment of "sandbagging" in the purchase agreement. "Sandbagging"


Proposed Regulations Raise EB-5 Investment Amounts: $1.8M & $1.35M for TEAs
  • Gardere
  • USA
  • January 19 2017

On Jan. 13, 2017, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) published proposed rules entitled, “EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program Modernization.” The


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


Description of the Small Business Investment Company Program Participation by Unleveraged Funds
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • January 19 2017

A Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) is a privately owned and operated company that makes long-term investments in American small businesses


In re United Capital Corp., Stockholders Litigation
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • January 19 2017

In , C.A. No. 11619-VCMR (Del. Ch. Jan. 4, 2017), the Delaware Court of Chancery dismissed a suit brought by plaintiff minority stockholders


Co-Founder Fined for Failure to File Under the HSR Act for Acquisitions of Company Stock Post-IPO
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • January 19 2017

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced, on Jan. 17, 2017, that a public company (the Company) and its co-founder (the Co-Founder) agreed to pay


Cuba: The Year in Review (2016)
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • Cuba, USA
  • January 18 2017

Approximately two years ago, on December 17, 2014, President Obama announced a policy to increase contact and engagement with the people of Cuba with


Due Diligence for Energy and Commodity Asset Acquisitions
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • January 18 2017

This alert is the first in a series focusing on mergers and acquisitions in the energy and commodities sector. Over the series, we will examine