Delaware Chancery: No Fiduciary Duty To Maximize Earn Out In AcquisitionsRead more
Fiduciary duties typically require one to act in the best interests of their beneficiary, even if those interests may...April 15, 20190
The Delaware Chancery’s Unique MAE RulingRead more
In the recent decision of Akorn Inc. v. Fresenius Kabi AG, et. al., C.A. No. 2018–0300–JTL (Del. Ch. Oct...
Will Big Blue’s New Red Hat be a Good Fit?Read more
On October 28, 2018, IBM announced its plan to acquire software developer Red Hat for $34 billion in cash....
The Failed Merger Between FanDuel and DraftKingsRead more
The professional sports industry has proven to be a hotbed of innovation for companies seeking to capitalize on its...
Time Warner and AT&T: Lengthy Regulatory Review Process Ahead?Read more
AT&T Inc. has proposed an $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner Inc. to create a media and communications powerhouse.1...
AMC and Carmike Cinemas to MergeRead more
AMC announced this week its plans to buy fellow movie theater Carmike Cinemas1. The $1.1 billion deal will create...
The SEC’s clarification to the unbundling rule and what it means for corporate inversionsRead more
Rule 14a-4(a)(3) of the Exchange Act of 1934 requires that the form of proxy “identify clearly and impartially each...
Visa Plans to Repurchase Visa EuropeRead more
On Monday, November 2, Visa announced its plans to acquire its former European Unit, Visa Europe Ltd., for as...
Financial Times Acquired by Japan’s Nihon Keizai Shimbun in One of the Biggest Newspapers Deals EverRead more
On July 24th, 2015, the top officials of Nikkei, Japan’s largest media company, announced that the company has become...
HP to Grow Networking Business Through Aruba Networks AcquisitionRead more
In its first major transaction since announcing plans to split itself into two last year, Hewlett-Packard agreed to buy...