Rights to dividends and sale of stock proceeds define owner for Section 382
- Spain clears merger plan. // Daily Variety;10/15/2002, Vol. 277 Issue 7, p6
Reports on plans of the Spanish government to change media ownership rules so that a single company can hold stakes in more than one broadcaster. Statement that the change would remove an obstacle to the merger between Canal Satellite and Via Digital.
- Creating a new landscape for cross-media deals. Reid, Alasdair // Campaign (UK);6/14/2002, Issue 23, p8
Focuses on the implication of the Communications Bill in Great Britain for the country's cross-media ownership. Possibility of big U.S. companies to enter the market following enactment of the Bill; Complexity of process for cross-media ownership; Pros and cons of the ownership.
- Oz to rethink ownership. Boland, Michaela // Daily Variety;12/21/2001, Vol. 274 Issue 16, p14
Reports on the changes proposed by the government to Australia's cross-media and foreign ownership rules.
- German banks may face new rules. Chernoff, Joel // Pensions & Investments;5/2/1994, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p42
Reports on the status of legislation restricting ownership of equity by banks and insurance companies in Germany. Dependence of approval on 1994 elections; Disclosure requirements; Constitution of boards of directors; Focus on the Jurgen Schneider AG and Metallgesellschaft AG rehabilitation.
- Media bill debate on tap. Newbery, Charles // Daily Variety;6/26/2002, Vol. 276 Issue 18, p5
Reports on the debate in a bill limiting foreign ownership of media companies at Argentina's lower house of Congress. Factor driving the move; Struggle of media companies to repay debts in light of the continuing economic crisis; Similarity of the bill to laws in Brazil, the U.S. and other...
- REGULATORY DEVELOPMENTS -- Part II - Additional Guidance from the IRS National Office in Response to Technical Assistance Requests from the ESOP Cadre. Hansen, Gregory M.; Lenczewski, Susan D. // ESOP Report;May2010, p9
The article discusses regulatory developments in the Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) in the U.S. Among these developments include topics such as the re-balancing or reshuffling under ESOP, the simplification of the definition of employer securities and the participation waiver to avoid...
- Another incentive to go public. Torres, Giselle // Caribbean Business;11/12/1998, Vol. 26 Issue 45, p9
Presents information on the Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOP) law in Puerto Rico. Terms of the law; Requirements of the law; Significance of initial public offering.
- Massive M&A Madness? Maybe... Kepp, Mike; Brown, Greg // Latin Trade (English);Oct2002, Vol. 10 Issue 10, p24
Reports on the merger and acquisition trend in Brazil's media sector. Information on a law that allows foreign corporate ownership of television, radio and print properties in Brazil; Drop in the value of Brazilian media companies in 2001; Interest of Venezuela's Cisneros Group to set up a shop...
- Riskin: WGA won't let up in anti-consolidation fight. McNary, Dave // Daily Variety;5/29/2003, Vol. 279 Issue 37, p3
Reports on the plan of the Writers Guild of America to continue its campaign against media consolidation in Los Angeles, California. Impetus to the plan; Revisions in the media ownership rules of the Federal Communications Commission; Impact of corporate consolidation on film writers and actors.