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HTMLDelaware Court Allows Claims for Breach of Implied Good Faith Covenant in Earn-Out Case
Joshua Apfelroth, Jason M. Halper, William P. Mills, Martin L. Seidel; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 21, 2014, previously published on February 19, 2014
A recent Delaware Chancery Court opinion in American Capital Acquisition Partners, LLC, et. al. v. LPL Holdings, Inc., et.al. held that a seller’s claim that its buyer diverted opportunities from the acquired business to a different subsidiary of the buyer, thereby denying the business the...

 

HTMLChina’s Simplified Merger Review Program May Significantly Reduce Wait Times for Certain Global Transactions
Cadwalader Wickersham Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 21, 2014, previously published on February 19, 2014
On February 12, 2014, China’s Ministry of Commerce (“MOFCOM”) announced the implementation of its simplified merger-review program. Similar to the EU’s “Short Form CO,” under the new rules, transactions meeting certain thresholds will qualify for a so-called...

 

HTMLA Materially Different View on Pre-deal Research Reports in Hong Kong IPOs
David E. Neuville; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 17, 2014, previously published on February 13, 2014
As financial markets globalize, particular markets have increasing opportunities to shape themselves by adopting processes, concepts and regulatory frameworks borrowed from other markets. Given their highly-developed nature, United States capital markets feature many aspects that have been mimicked...

 

HTMLTakeaways from Government Victories in Recent Antitrust Merger Trials
Andrew J. Forman, Daniel Howley, Jonathan S. Kanter, Charles F. Rule, Eric Sega; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 10, 2014, previously published on February 3, 2014
Recent government victories in the antitrust challenges to the consummated mergers of Bazaarvoice/PowerReviews and St. Luke’s/Saltzer are the latest in a string of trial successes by the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) and the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”),...

 

HTMLLyondell Bankruptcy Court Holds That Safe Harbors Do Not Prohibit Creditors From Asserting State Law Constructive Fraudulent Transfer Claims
Israel Dahan, Mark C. Ellenberg, Michael Stevens; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 4, 2014, previously published on January 29, 2014
On January 14, 2014, Judge Robert E. Gerber of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York in Weisfelner v. Fund 1. (In re Lyondell Chemical Co.), Adv. Proc. No. 10-4609 (REG), 2014 WL 118036 (Bankr. S.D.N.Y. Jan. 14, 2014) held that section 546(e) of the Bankruptcy...

 

Adobe PDFFTC Announces 2014 Thresholds for Merger Control Filings Under HSR Act and Interlocking Directorates Under the Clayton Act
Andrew J. Forman, Ngoc Pham Hulbig, Jonathan S. Kanter, Christian J. Lorenz, Charles F. Rule; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 31, 2014, previously published on January 21, 2014
The Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) has announced its annual revisions to the dollar jurisdictional thresholds in the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended (the “HSR Act”); the revised thresholds will become effective 30 days after the date of...

 

Adobe PDFEU Risk Retention Requirement: A Workable Solution for US CLO Collateral Managers?
Cadwalader Wickersham Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 31, 2014, previously published on January 23, 2014
Article 405 of Regulation (EU) No 575/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 June 2013 on prudential requirements for credit institutions and investment firms and amending Regulation (EU) No 648/2012 (the “Capital Requirements Regulation”) imposes on European Economic...

 

Adobe PDFFERC Enforcement Director Calls for Legislative Fix to Address Hunter Decision
Cadwalader Wickersham Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 31, 2014, previously published on January 24, 2014
On January 15, 2014, Mr. Norman Bay, Director of the Office of Enforcement at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), testified at a Senate Banking Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection hearing entitled “Regulating Financial Holding Companies and Physical...

 

Adobe PDFHighlights from 2013 and Implications for 2014
Jason M. Halper, William P. Mills, Martin L. Seidel; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 22, 2014, previously published on January 17, 2014
During 2013 shareholder activism continued to surge and impact corporate-decision making. The Delaware courts also handed down several significant rulings during the year. 2013's activist campaigns and court rulings are likely to influence M&A market participants in 2014 and beyond.

 

Adobe PDFNew Decision Increases Calculation of Patent Term
Dorothy R. Auth, Andrew C. Chien; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 22, 2014, previously published on January 16, 2014
Yesterday, in Novartis AG v. Lee, 2013-1160 (Fed. Cir., Jan. 15, 2014), the Federal Circuit determined that the USPTO has been incorrectly calculating patent term adjustments, potentially shortening the terms of thousands of U.S. patents. Recently issued U.S. patents should be reviewed as soon as...

 


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