The M&A Word of the Day® from the Book of Jargon® – Global Mergers & Acquisitions Is Squeeze Out
On November 5, Telestrata, LLC brought a derivative shareholder action and direct action against NetTALK.com, Inc., a publicly traded telecommunication company, and NetTALK’s directors and officers, alleging that the...more
Latham & Watkins partner Olivier du Mottay explains the M&A term Squeeze Out, the right of the bidder in a public to private/takeover to require minority shareholders to sell their shares to the bidder once it has reached a...more
For U.S. federal income tax purposes, a purchaser in a corporate acquisition typically prefers to acquire assets of a target corporation (“Target”) rather than stock because a purchaser that acquires assets is able to “step...more
Originally published in Deal Points: The Newsletter of the Mergers and Acquisitions Committee - American Bar Association - Winter 2013.
When the seller of a business or the assets of a business is negotiating the scope...more
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