October 8, 2008

September-October Issue: Deal Lawyers Print Newsletter

This September-October issue of the Deal Lawyers print newsletter was just sent to the printer and includes articles on:

– Boards Can’t Watch a Sale Unfold from the Balcony: Nine Take-Aways from Lyondell
– Dealing with State Anti-Takeover Statutes in Negotiated Acquisitions
– Cross-Border M&A: Checklist for Successful Acquisitions in the US
– Outside Termination Dates: No Way Out from a Purchase Agreement
– Broken Deals: Validation of Naked No-Vote Termination Fee
– Lessons Learned: Seeking Block Bids as Schedule 13D Discloseable Events
– The Shareholder Activist Corner: Spotlight on Steel Partners

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Delaware Chancery Court Procedures for eFiling Confidential Documents

Recently, the Delaware Court of Chancery issued a Standing Order – effective October 10th – that addresses the more secure handling of confidential documents eFiled with the court. Hat tip to Francis Pileggi and his “Delaware Corporate and Commercial Litigation Blog.”