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A Fresh Look At Exclusive Forum Provisions
One common feature of large M&A transactions is the almost inevitable stockholder litigation challenging the transaction.
United States
11 Jun 2019
Justices Could Trigger Sea Change For Tender Offer Suits
On April 15, 2019, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in Emulex Corp. v. Varjabedian.
United States
8 May 2019
Supreme Court Expands Scope Of Liability For Securities Fraud
On March 27, 2019, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a 6-2 decision in Lorenzo v. SEC holding that an individual who is not a "maker" of a misstatement under Janus v. First Derivative Traders,
United States
11 Apr 2019
Supreme Court Hears Argument On Case With Potentially Significant Implications For The Scope Of Section 10(b) Liability
On December 3, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in Lorenzo v. SEC, which involves an attempt by the SEC to use a "scheme liability" theory under Section 10(b) of the Exchange Act ...
United States
11 Dec 2018
Delaware Supreme Court Cautions That "Partial And Elliptical Disclosures" Cannot Support The Application Of Corwin Business Judgment Review
On July 9, 2018, the Delaware Supreme Court held in Morrison v. Berry that Corwin business judgment review will not apply to stockholder-approved transactions when "partial and elliptical"...
United States
16 Jul 2018
The Ropes Recap: Mergers & Acquisitions Law News - Second Quarter 2015
A quarterly recap of mergers and acquisition law news from the M&A team at Ropes & Gray LLP.
United States
23 Jul 2015
The Ropes Recap: Mergers & Acquisitions Law News - First Quarter 2015
In Halpin, the acquisition of the company via a merger was approved by the written consent of the controlling stockholders.
United States
9 Apr 2015
The Ropes Recap: Mergers & Acquisition Law News - Second Quarter 2014
On May 8, 2014, the Delaware Supreme Court sitting en banc unanimously decided ATP Tour, Inc. v. Deutscher Tennis Bund (German Tennis Federation).
United States
18 Jul 2014
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