India's Quiet Surge In Merger Activity
- Parent trap. Garwin, Arthur // ABA Journal;Sep93, Vol. 79 Issue 9, p116
Discusses the problems faced by lawyers involving the merger and consolidation of corporate defendant and the represented plaintiff. Conflicts of interest generated by corporate mergers and acquisitions; Case studies discussing the legal implications of mergers and consolidations; Ethical and...
- Cratered Deals Beget More Litigation Deal Pros Note the Trend, but Put It in Context of Current Market. Cecil, Mark // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;8/20/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 33, pN.PAG
Discusses several legal issues related to breakup of merger and acquisition of corporations in the United States. Comments from several industry analyst on litigation related to merger deal breakups; Experience of several lawyers related to legal issues of merger deals.
- Acquisition law. // Reporter;Jun92, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p15
Discusses the acquisition law in the United States, highlighting a number of cases. Removal of asbestos from two medical centers; Solicitation by the General Accounting Office.
- Acquisition law. Cavanaugh, William D. // Reporter;Sep92, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p10
Presents information as it pertains to acquisition law in the United States. Information on the reminders for the legal community of the ground rules in handling conflict of interest with regards contracting officers (COs); What is required of COs by the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR);...
- Ohio adds muscle to anti-takeover law. Suttell, Scott // Crain's Cleveland Business;12/22/97, Vol. 18 Issue 51, p11
Focuses on changes to Ohio's Control Share Acquisition Act, which are expected to protect companies in the state from hostile takeovers. Effective date of the amendments passed by the Ohio General Assembly; Comments by John W. Edwards, a partner at the Cleveland law firm of Jones, Day, Reavis,...
- State takeover legislation: The political defense. Mallette, Paul; Spagnola, Robert // SAM Advanced Management Journal (07497075);Summer94, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p15
Discusses state legislation regarding corporate takeovers. Difference of takeovers during the 1980s and 1990s; Consequences of takeovers for management; State takeover regulation; Nationwide profile of state takeover legislation; Implications and strategies for managers in the 1990s.
- Shark repellant charter and bylaw provisions. Freeman, David S. // Journal of Corporation Law;Spring91, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p491
Provides an outline of charter and bylaw provisions that a potential target company may consider adopting to discourage unsolicited takeover bids. Board of directors; Shareholder action; Interested/significant shareholders; Fair price; Right of redemption; Disparate voting rights plans;...
- Federal and State Employment Tax Considerations in M&A Transactions. Herron-Hinds, Aureon; Heikkinen, Debra // Corporate Business Taxation Monthly;Apr2003, Vol. 4 Issue 7, p25
Examines both federal and state employment tax issues to be addressed prior to closing merger and acquisition deals in the U.S. Issues involved in the reorganization of workforce by buyer or seller companies; Overview of structuring severance payments in layoffs; Laws on withholding on stock...
- From the Hustings. // Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Sep/Oct96, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p49
Presents statutory takeover controls adopted in the United States as of mid-1996. Includes a control-share acquisition law; Statutes allowing boards of companies to consider factors other tan shareholders' benefits in making merger transactions; Waiting periods prescribed under business...
- Connecticut NOL deduction by the survivor of a merger. Knoll, Elizabeth; Fineman, Marshall L. // CPA Journal;Sep96, Vol. 66 Issue 9, p64
Reports on a Connecticut Superior Court decision allowing a survivor corporation to utilize the merged corporations' net operating losses. Details of the case; Elements that will give rise to continuity of business enterprises.