We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 2,837

Antitrust, Competition and Economic Regulation Quarterly Newsletter - Winter 2017
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Africa, China, USA, European Union, Hong Kong, Hungary, Mexico, OECD, United Kingdom
  • February 23 2017

On 3 February 2017, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) released its Merger Remedies Study


The Global Employer: A Primer On International Labor and Employment Issues 2016
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia, European Union, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • February 22 2017

For today's employers, managing a global workforce requires complying with local labor and employment laws in multiple jurisdictions, staying abreast


Disclosures in corporate transactions: A comparison of the UKSingapore and US approaches
  • Dentons Rodyk
  • United Kingdom, USA, Singapore
  • February 20 2017

In negotiating the terms of a sale and purchase agreement, whether for a transfer of shares or business assets of a company, a purchaser will often


Does the MAC Have Your Back? The Use of Material Adverse Change Clauses in Canadian Loan Agreements
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom, USA
  • February 15 2017

Material adverse change (“MAC”) clauses are routinely inserted into loan agreements by lenders. However, the practical effects of enforcing a MAC


High court rules that "share splitting" will not defeat a scheme of arrangement
  • Baker McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • February 14 2017

The High Court has now confirmed, in the Dee Valley case , that a scheme of arrangement to effect a takeover should be sanctioned by the


Takeover Schemes and Share Splitting
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • February 13 2017

A recent case has help to clarify a perceived risk area relating to the use of schemes of arrangement to effect takeovers. In recent years schemes of


M&A Weekly Update 6 February - 10 February 2017
  • Macfarlanes LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • February 10 2017

This week we look at Government guidance on the upcoming duty to report on payment practices and performance, as well as a case covering various


Schemes of arrangement - the end of the numerosity test?
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 9 2017

The High Court yesterday held that a Chairperson of a shareholder scheme meeting may reject votes cast against a scheme of arrangement in


Court rejects vote-splitting designed to defeat takeover
  • Macfarlanes LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 9 2017

The High Court has delivered its landmark judgment on whether a shareholder can split its votes to defeat a takeover structured as a scheme of


M&A standpoint: share splitting fails to derail scheme
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 8 2017

Landmark court judgment sanctions Severn Trent's takeover of Dee Valley despite 'share splitting' attempts to frustrate the statutory purpose of