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|Fiduciary Duties in the Context of Dent v. Ramtron Int’l Corp.|
Amanda S. Ackerman, Ariel Yehezkel; Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP;
September 10, 2014, previously published on September 2, 2014The Delaware Court of Chancery recently addressed a number of claims commonly made in the “ubiquitous” stockholder litigation that follows announcement of a public merger or acquisition transaction. In Dent v. Ramtron Int’l Corp., C.A. No. 7950-VCP (Del. Ch. June 30, 2014), a...
|Successful Bidding Strategies for Bidders in M&A Auctions: Aiming for Victory; Protected in Defeat|
Robert C. Hussle; Rogers & Hardin;
September 5, 2014, previously published on August 2014Obtaining a successful outcome when bidding in M&A auctions is a balancing act between two competing goals: winning the bid and minimizing the cost of losing it. Overcoming the deal leverage enjoyed by sellers in M&A auctions, which can cause bidders to drive up the purchase price and substantially...
|The Market for Paper Packaging Companies|
Craig A. Adoor; Husch Blackwell LLP;
September 5, 2014, previously published on August 26, 2014Merger and acquisition activity in the paper packaging industry continues in 2014 and based on empirical information obtained by those operating in this industry sector, it is expected to continue into 2015 as strategic buyers look for value through consolidation. This is true as well in the food...
|LNG Limited Finalizes Acquisition of Bear Head LNG Project Site in Nova Scotia|
Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP;
September 4, 2014, previously published on August 28, 2014LNG Limited (LNGL) announced that it has finalized its acquisition of Bear Head LNG Corporation, which owns an industrial site in Richmond County, Nova Scotia on which LNGL intends to develop an initial 4 million tonnes per annum LNG export project with potential for future expansion. According to...
|Confidential Non-Disclosure Agreement (“CNDA”) Negotiation Considerations in Mergers and Acquisitions|
Mitch Woolery; Kutak Rock LLP;
September 1, 2014, previously published on August 20, 2014CNDAs are becoming more heavily negotiated in mergers and acquisitions. Based on our recent deals, we have listed some considerations to assist in your CNDA negotiations. We have identified considerations as either “sell-side” or “buy-side,” and have included some example...
|China Issues Policies on Further Development of the Insurance Industry|
Zhen Han, Jing Ye; Johnson Stokes & Master Mayer Brown JSM;
September 1, 2014, previously published on August 27, 2014The State Council of the People’s Republic of China has issued Several Opinions on Accelerating the Development of the Modern Insurance Industry (“2014 Insurance Opinions”), effective from 10 August 2014.
|CPUC Review of Comcast-TWC Merger Gives Cities & Schools Opportunity to Improve Broadband Services|
Gail A. Karish, Joseph Van Eaton; Best Best & Krieger LLP;
September 1, 2014, previously published on August 26, 2014The California Public Utilities Commission has decided to focus on the cost and availability of broadband services in its review of the proposed merger between the two largest cable and broadband providers in the state: Comcast and Time Warner Cable. Local governments and schools may want to...
|Effects of 'Guiding Opinions' on Filing of Simple Cases of Concentration of Business Operations in Merger Control Filings|
Dawn (Dan) Zhang; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
August 21, 2014, previously published on August 14, 2014In February of this year, the PRC Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) released the Tentative Provisions on Standards Applicable to Simple Cases of Concentration of Business Operations (for Trial Implementation) (the Tentative Provisions). The Tentative Provisions set forth the standards for...
|European Commission Raises the Stakes for Undertakings to Comply with EU Merger Control Rules|
Stephen C. Tupper; Greenberg Traurig Maher LLP;
August 18, 2014, previously published on August 14, 2014On July 23, 2014, the European Commission (Commission) imposed a fine of EUR 20 million on Marine Harvest, the Norwegian salmon farmer and processor, after it acquired a 48.5 percent stake in its competitor Morpol prior to obtaining the required clearance from the Commission under the European...
|EU Commission Publishes Merger Regulation White Paper on Minority Shareholdings|
Simon Harms, Hans Urlus, Emilie van Hasselt; Greenberg Traurig Maher LLP;
August 18, 2014, previously published on August 14, 2014In the United States, merger control rules require notifications to be submitted to the Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice in respect of certain acquisitions of non-controlling minority shareholdings.