TITLE

Delaware Ruling Alters M&A Landscape

AUTHOR(S)
MacFadyen, Ken
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;4/16/2007, Vol. 73 Issue 15, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move by vice chancellor Leo Strine Jr. for Delaware Court of Chancery to increase the emphasis on auction procedure through a ruling, making many investors in the private equity on guard in the U.S. The ruling was based on the acquisition of Nestmart Technologies by Insight Venture Partners and Bessemer Venture Partners, in which the transaction resulted to a poorly motivated and tactically flawed sale process.
ACCESSION #
24774502

 

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