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Treasury Department and IRS Issue Long-Awaited Inversion Guidance
Lester W. Droller,Andrew M. Eisenberg,Andrew M. Levine,Robert A. Profusek,Raymond J. Wiacek, September 25, 2014
On September 22, 2014, the U.S. Treasury Department and the IRS issued long-awaited inversion guidance in the form of Notice 2014-52. The Notice sets forth rules that are generally effective for acquisitions completed on or after September 22, 2014, and will be included in regulations that will be...
Target's Directors Re-Elected Despite ISS Recommendation
Lyle G. Ganske,Jennifer C. Lewis,Robert A. Profusek,Lizanne Thomas,Erin S. de la Mare, June 24, 2014
On June 11, 2014, shareholders of Target Corporation voted to elect each of its 10 nominees to the Board of Directors despite ISS's controversial recommendation that its clients vote against the election of seven nominees who served on Target's audit and/or corporate responsibility Board...
Exclusive Forum Provisions Become Mainstream
Lyle G. Ganske,Jennifer C. Lewis,Robert A. Profusek,Lizanne Thomas,Erin S. de la Mare, June 11, 2014
In June 2013, the Delaware Chancery Court upheld the validity of a bylaw adopted by Chevron's board of directors that designated the Delaware courts as the sole and exclusive forum for the adjudication of certain disputes, including M&A litigation and other shareholder strike suits. Although the...