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Dodd-Frank M&A

More Examples of Social Media in M&A Transactions

M&A, Public Companies and Securities Occasionally we see interesting uses of social media in M&A transactions (See the SEC position here, and prior examples here).  Some more recent examples are: From Zillow’s acquisition of Trulia: Fun pushing social media and investor relations envelope . . . Shareholder vote complete.  Deal approved by more than 99%. More info in 8-K later […] Read more →

by   |   March 5, 2015

Exercising Drag-Along Rights After Merger Did Not Waive Appraisal Rights

M&A, Private Equity In Halpin et al v. Riverstone National, Inc., the Delaware Court of Chancery found that invoking drag-along rights against minority stockholders  after a merger did not waive... Read more →

by   |   February 28, 2015