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Spin-Offs and Successorship Clauses

M&A In 2006, the media conglomerate News Corporation, referred to as Old News Corp, entered into a Settlement Agreement to settle stockholder litigation filed in Delaware in 2005. Subject to certain exceptions, the Settlement Agreement prevents Old News Corp during a period of twenty years from maintaining a stockholder rights plan for longer than one year […] Read more →

by   |   April 12, 2015

Fed Governor Says Volker Rule Thresholds Should be Raised

Banking, Private Equity In testimony before a Senate committee, Federal Reserve Governor Daniel K. Tarullo suggested the threshold for the Volker rule should be raised.  He noted the Volcker rule and... Read more →

by   |   March 22, 2015

SEC Identifies Enforcement Priorities for Hedge Funds and Private Equity Funds

Investment Advisers, Private Equity Julie M. Riewe, Co-Chief, Asset Management Unit, SEC Division of Enforcement identified enforcement priorities for hedge funds and private equity funds. For private funds —... Read more →

by   |   February 27, 2015

Case Examines Ratification of Corporate Acts Under New Delaware Statute

Uncategorized The Delaware Court of Chancery explained the operation of recently adopted Sections 204 and 205 of the Delaware General Corporation Law, or DGCL, in a case captioned In Re Numoda... Read more →

by   |   February 9, 2015