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Block shareholder did not ‘control’ board in merger talks

By Amy Leisinger, J.D. The Delaware Chancery Court has dismissed a shareholder class action against two real estate companies for breach of fiduciary duty in connection with a merger. According to the court, the complaint failed to adequately allege that … Continue reading

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Physician’s Noncompete Unenforceable After He Dissents To Merger

By Mark Wiletsky Are physician noncompete agreements enforceable? They can be, depending on the circumstances, though there are few reported decisions in Colorado analyzing such agreements. In one recent case, the Colorado Court of Appeals concluded that, following a merger, … Continue reading

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Innovation Spillover and Merger Decisions

Mahdiyeh Entezarkheir, University of Western Ontario – Huron University College and Saeed Moshiri, University of Saskatchewan – Saint Thomas More College analyze Innovation Spillover and Merger Decisions. ABSTRACT: Merger activities in innovative industries point to a relation between mergers and… … Continue reading

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Antitrust Merger Review Costs and Acquirer Lobbying

Jana P. Fidrmuc, Warwick Business School – Finance Group, Peter Roosenboom, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University; Erasmus Research Institute of Management (ERIM), and Eden Quxian Zhang, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) – Rotterdam School of Management (RSM); Monash University review… … Continue reading

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Iowa proposes BD merger exemption, IA business succession rule

By Jay Fishman, J.D. The Iowa Insurance Division has proposed the following amendments and additions to its securities rules: Adds a merger acquisition exemption from licensing for qualified broker-dealers; Iowa adopts the NASAA model rule’s merger acquisition broker exemption; Changes its … Continue reading

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