New Jersey Carpenters Pension Fund v.
infoGROUP, Inc., C.A. No. 5334-VCN (Del. Ch. Sept. 30, 2011),
read opinion here .
Whether directors breached their duty of loyalty in
connection with the sale of a company based on their domination and/or
intimidation by the largest shareholder...
Transparency International (TI) recently released a
consultation draft of its White Paper entitled " Anti-Bribery Guidance for
Transactions ". In Part I we discussed the risks to companies involved in
international mergers and acquisitions. The TI White Paper notes that
Tory’s LLP posted
this YouTube video on M&A trends for 2012.
(Please visit the site to view this video)
With growing economic uncertainty for the year to come, Patrice Walch-Watson and Matthew Cockburn
explain that M&A transactions will continue to play an important part of
These past few years, the
government made Corrupt Practices Act ("FCPA") enforcement a priority
and the number of cases has increased dramatically. Heightened enforcement of
the FCPA is a growing concern for companies engaging in mergers, acquisitions
and joint ventures involving non-U.S. entities...
We often hear about how China's
merger review "diverges" from other jurisdictions, most recently in
reaction to conditional approvals of the Seagate/Samsung and Western
Digital/Hitachi mergers. But China's MOFCOM is merely doing its homework.
Similar to "fusion"...
WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) The U.S. Supreme Court on Nov. 26 heard
oral arguments regarding whether the state-action doctrine applied to immunize
a merger between two Georgia
hospitals from the Federal Trade Commission's challenge that the transaction
substantially lessened competition...
WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) The U.S. Supreme Court on
Feb. 19 ruled that the state-action doctrine does not immunize the merger
between two Georgia hospitals from the Federal Trade Commission's challenge
that the transaction substantially lessened competition in the market for
Plains Exploration & Production Company Stockholder Litigation ,
Cons., C.A. No. 8090-VCN (Del. Ch. May 9, 2013) [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com
Issues Addressed :
Were Revlon duties of the board breached due to the absence of a special...