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Commercial Division Allows Stockholder Challenge to Merger to Proceed Due to Allegations that the Special Committee Had a Conflict of Interest
  • Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
  • USA
  • May 25 2018

On May 9, 2018, Judge Barry R. Ostrager of the Commercial Division denied a motion to dismiss a shareholder complaint in the Matter of Handy & Harman


Can Golden Shares Block a Bankruptcy Filing?
  • FisherBroyles LLP
  • USA
  • May 24 2018

The term “golden shares” is often referred to equity interests held by a specific partycommonly a lender or investorthat authorize such party to


Air carrier operations in Nigeria
  • Babalakin & Co
  • Nigeria, Global
  • May 21 2018

A structured guide to aviation consumer protection and liability in Nigeria


Comparison of the principal provisions of the Delaware and Maryland corporation statutes
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • December 31 2017

Or many years, it was commonly accepted that the corporation law of the State of Delaware was more "modern" or "advantageous" to corporations than the


SFC announces investor id regime for northbound trading under Stock Connect
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA, Australia, Hong Kong
  • December 8 2017

On 30 November 2017, the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) announced that it had reached an agreement with the China Securities Regulatory


Nonvoting Common Stock: A Legal Overview
  • Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
  • USA
  • November 13 2017

Dual-class stock structures have recently been the subject of significant commentary.1 Much criticism has been levied at companies with


Update to Connecticut Law: Amendments to Connecticut Business Corporation Act Effective October 1, 2017
  • Murtha Cullina LLP
  • USA
  • September 18 2017

Public Act No. 17-108, titled An Act Concerning Limited Liability Companies and Business Corporations (the "Act"), has amended the Connecticut


Chancery Court Holds That Stockholder Rejection of Corporate Proposals Are Not Defective Corporate Acts That Can Later Be Ratified
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • August 23 2017

In Nguyen v. View, Inc. (C.A. No. 11138-VCS (Del Ch. June 6, 2017), the Delaware Chancery Court denied defendant View Inc.’s (“View”) motion to


Fundamental reform in business facilitation and expansion of economic horizons in Mauritius
  • ENSafrica
  • Mauritius
  • May 31 2017

The Business Facilitation (Miscellaneous Provisions Act), 2017, enacted on 16 May 2017, aims to give new impetus to investment by creating a more


Compliance Agenda - May 2017
  • LK Shields
  • Ireland
  • May 4 2017

Here's a round-up of all the latest updates from our Company Secretarial and Compliance Team. Beneficial Ownership - Not So Private Anymore