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Ancestry.com price was fair, despite challenge from appraisal arbitrage investors
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2015

In a January 30 2015 Delaware Chancery Court decision, In Re Appraisal of Ancestry.com, Inc, the court found that the price paid for the $1.6 billion


Deadlocked resolving impasses over material decisions and exiting a joint venture
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2015

Joint venture partners often begin their relationship full of optimism for a successful future. The pressures of growing and managing a business can


Appraisal arbitrage Delaware’s response
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2015

Appraisal litigation involving public companies is “undergoing explosive growth in Delaware.”1 This growth is being driven by sophisticated repeat


Important Delaware Supreme Court ruling on use of charter provision to seek preliminary dismissal 3 key takeaways
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2015

In a decision jointly resolving two appeals In re Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc. Stockholder Litigation and Leal v. Meeks the Delaware Supreme


Delaware Supreme Court clarifies that plaintiffs must plead a non-exculpated claim of breach of fiduciary duty to survive motion to dismiss, even where entire fairness applies
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2015

Last week, the Delaware Supreme Court cleared up a confused area of the law and held that in a stockholder suit challenging an acquisition by a


New (albeit limited) judicial guidance on adjustments to the merger price when it is used to determine fair value in appraisal actionspractice points for acquirors and bankers arising from Merlin v. Autoinfo
  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2015

In Merlin v. Autoinfo (Apr. 30, 2015), the Delaware Chancery Court, for the third time recently, used the merger price as


Delaware Chancery Court denies enforcement of drag-along right
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2015

In Halpin v Riverstone National, Inc the Delaware Chancery Court denied enforcement of customary drag-along rights where the controlling stockholders


After merger, claim may be continued as if merger did not occur
  • GrayRobinson PA
  • USA
  • May 13 2015

In Fiorentino v BAC Home Loans Servicing, LP (5D13-3250), the Fifth District reversed the foreclosure judgment. However, in a footnote the court


Private company M&A: the recent Delaware case trifecta
  • Paul Hastings LLP
  • USA
  • May 11 2015

Rare is the Delaware decision that meaningfully affects private company M&A practice. Until recently. Over the last couple of months there has been a


“Ring my friend, I said you call Doctor Robert, day or night he’ll be there”
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 8 2015

The first lawsuit, in what may be a wave of antitrust litigation challenging professional board regulations in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court’s