June 5, 2006

Lies, Damn Lies, and Fraud Claims in M&A Transactions – The ABRY Decision

In this podcast, Todd Lenson and Bruce Schneider of Stroock & Stroock & Lavan provide analysis behind Vice Chancellor Strine’s interesting opinion in ABRY Partners V, L.P. v. F&W Acquisition LLC et. al. (and here is their related article), including :

– What is background of ABRY? What provisions of an agreement are implicated?
– What did Vice Chancellor Strine find in his decision?
– What are the lessons learned for companies?