LAW 947: Mergers and Acquisitions (2-3)

An examination of the substantive law of corporate mergers and acquisitions. Coverage includes structure of the transaction; the buyer?s due diligence process; hostile takeover defenses and the responsibilities of the target?s board; state takeover legislation and issues of federal preemption; friendly acquisitions and the seller board?s duties; conflicts between majority and minority shareholders; and federal regulation of tender offers via the Williams Act. Prerequisites: Business Associations I and II or Business Organizations. LEC
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