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Vedder Price PC | USA | 14 Jun 2016
Inadvertent Proxy Voting Instruction Results in Denial of State Law Appraisal Claim
As reported by Ignites and the Wall Street Journal on June 1, 2016, an inadvertent proxy vote in favor of a buyout proposal for Dell Inc. (Dell), the
Vedder Price PC | USA | 4 Dec 2015
Delaware Supreme Court clarifies when a friendship could compromise a director’s independence
When can a close personal friendship potentially interfere with a director's independence? The Supreme Court of Delaware recently addressed the issue
Vedder Price PC | USA | 6 Nov 2013
Complaint filed against ING Investments alleging excessive management fees
On August 30, 2013, a shareholder of the ING Global Real Estate Fund filed a derivative action against ING Investments, LLC, investment adviser to
Vedder Price PC | USA | 7 Jun 2010
Modernizing the poison pill - lessons from Selectica, Inc. v. Versata Enterprises, Inc.
In today's potentially hostile deal environment, the Delaware Court of Chancery recently issued an opinion clarifying the use, implementation and justification of poison pills.
Vedder Price PC | USA | 11 May 2010
Single-purpose entities and independent directors: does the general growth ruling change structured finance?
A recent Delaware bankruptcy court decision on the ability of "bankruptcy remote" single-purpose entities emphasizes the complicated nature of the bankruptcy process and the issues that need to be considered when using "bankruptcy remote" entities in funding structures.