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Fighting an Activist Shareholder

I am in-house with a public company incorporated in Delaware.  We have an activist shareholder who has made filing lawsuits against us his hobby.  Fighting these meritless suits has cost us a considerable amount of both time and money.  What can we do about this person? The first thing I would do is to make […]

Going-Private Transactions after the MacAndrews Case

I am in-house with a public company incorporated in Delaware.  Are there any recent Delaware decisions of which I should be aware? Yes.  The Delaware Supreme Court recently issued a decision in the case of Kahn v. M&F Worldwide Corp., holding that in a going-private transaction between a controlling stockholder of a Delaware corporation and […]