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Chancery Describes Commercially Reasonable Efforts

USA - October 11 2018 Akorn, Inc., v. Fresenius Kabi AG et al will undoubtedly become known as the first case where a Delaware court found a material adverse effect, or…

Treasury Releases Interim Regulations for FIRRMA Pilot Program

USA - October 10 2018 The U.S. Department of the Treasury, as chair of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), today issued temporary regulations…

How to Read a MAC / MAE Clause

USA - October 7 2018 Akorn, Inc., v. Fresenius Kabi AG et al will undoubtedly become known as the first case where a Delaware court found a material adverse effect, or…

SEC Approves Revised Nasdaq Rule for Shareholder Approval of Private Placements

USA - September 30 2018 The SEC has approved an amendment to Nasdaq Rule 5635(d) to modify the circumstances in which shareholder approval is required for issuances of…

Elon Musk, Twitter and Disclosure Controls and Procedures

USA - September 29 2018 In perhaps the fastest moving SEC Enforcement action of all time, the SEC charged Elon Musk with securities fraud on September 27, 2018 after…

FTC speaks to timing of consent orders

USA - September 16 2018 The FTC recently spoke about the time it takes review a consent package after FTC staff and the parties formally submit a settlement package to the…

IRS Issues Guidance on Section 162(m)

USA - August 22 2018 As noted on our Benefits Notes blog, on August 21, 2018, the IRS issued its initial guidance on the amendments to Section 162(m) made by the Tax Cuts…

Preliminary Planning for the 2019 Proxy Season

USA - August 21 2018 For those who want to start preparing for the 2019 proxy season, our preliminary list of important considerations is set forth below: Directors’ and…

Guide to the Effect of the SEC’s Disclosure Simplifications on SEC Filings

USA - August 18 2018 The SEC has adopted amendments to its rules simplify disclosures in filings with the SEC. The amendments eliminate certain: Redundant and duplicative…

#MeToo Clauses Being Added to Merger Agreements

USA - August 1 2018 Some merger agreements are starting to include representations and warranties regarding the absence of allegations of sexual harassment against senior…