David Marcus of The Deal discusses an important
footnote in Vice Chancellor Strine's opinion in the recent Massey derivative
During oral argument, I pointed out that Strine referred
to Massey shareholders as the least sympathetic...
Galleon takes yet another scalp. This one from Rajiv Goel - a 1993 Wharton classmate of Raj Rajaratnam and former executive at Intel. From the US Attorney’s Press Release announcing the guilty plea:
Specifically, in April 2007, GOEL obtained...
See that there? That's egg on my face. It's
a total victory for Ted Mirvis and Wachtell. The Supreme Court even cited
approvingly to the ABA's form book.
The Supreme Court overturned the Chancery Court,
basically holding that since everyone...
The Deal Prof has a run-down on the Airgas decision . He has it about
The signal this reversal sends is that it basically says
don't worry about the language of your contracts so long as everybody "knows"
what it means. ...
With all the interest in the ongoing Galleon/SAC/expert
networks insider trading investigation, this run of the mill scam almost
slipped past. Thankfully this one doesn't involve lawyers - just bad
accountants and traders. The SEC charged a former...
I don't know, but I think Chancellor Chandler isn't all
that impressed with the Supreme Court reversing his decision in the Airgas
case. He sent a letter to the parties yesterday ( Letter
here ) with a number of questions seeking
The FCC granted approval for the NBC-Comcast transaction
yesterday. The deal was announced last Spring and has been pending
approval since then. You'll remember that
because the NBC-Comcast deal involves broadcast and cable properties,