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2016 year in review: corporate governance litigation and regulation
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • January 12 2017

2016 saw many notable developments in corporate governance litigation and related regulatory developments. In this article, we discuss significant


Solera Decision Underscores (Again) Difficulties of Challenging a Transaction That Was Approved by Disinterested Stockholders
  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • USA
  • January 10 2017

In Solera Stockholders Litigation (Jan. 5, 2017), a former stockholder of Solera Holdings, Inc. sought post-closing damages in connection with the


Q4 2016 U.S. Legal and Regulatory Developments
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • January 9 2017

On December 8, 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") released several new Compliance and Disclosure Interpretations ("C&DIs"


Is there a fix for short-termism?
  • Cooley LLP
  • USA
  • January 9 2017

Much has been written about the problems associated with the prevalence of short-term thinking in corporate America. As noted in a post from The


Business Law Update - Winter 2017
  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • China, USA
  • January 9 2017

Several years after acquiring Company X, your company is sued based on successor liability for alleged fraudulent activity committed by Company X


Data Points from Recent Appraisal Decisions
  • Cooley LLP
  • USA
  • January 9 2017

As concerns over the potential exercise of appraisal rights are increasingly being factored into deal price, data points from recent Delaware


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


Is Arguing Over the Appropriate Level of Efforts Worth the Effort?
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • January 6 2017

The recent Delaware case, Williams Cos v. Energy Transfer Equity LP (No. CV 12168-VCG, (Del. Ch. June 24, 2016)), sought to provide some additional


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 Supreme Court Addresses Limited Partnership Drop-Down Transactions and Conflicts Committees
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • USA
  • January 6 2017

The Delaware Supreme Court recently ruled on two appeals from Court of Chancery decisions involving "conflicts committees" of Delaware limited