Anatomy of a Merger (21697). 3 units. The goal of this seminar will be to explore the intimate inter-relationship of M&A transaction tactics and strategy and Delaware corporate law principles of directors' fiduciary duties of loyalty and due care, as explicated by the Delaware courts over the past thirty years. The seminar will use a hypothetical M&A transaction and readings in selected Delaware case law and commentary to illustrate how evolving legal principles shape M&A transaction structures and why detailed knowledge and understanding of Delaware legal principles are essential to M&A legal practice. Prerequisite: Business Organizations. Enrollment limited to fifteen. Permission of the instructor required. Self-scheduled examination. C. Nathan.
Note: The class meeting time has been adjusted to accommodate Professor Nathan's travel schedule. One additional class will be arranged, but Professor Nathan will discuss the options for this make-up class once the class roster is final.
Course Selection Information: In addition to listing this course among permission-of-instructor selections, students should submit a CV by December 10 at 4:30 p.m. Listing this course among permission-of-instructor selections constitutes authorization for the Registrar's Office to release an unofficial copy of the student's Law transcript to the instructor.
SLB - 112 (Wed) Grade mode: graded CRN: 20419
Exam: 5/04/2015 - 5/14/2015 Questions available online Name or Id: Id Length: 8 hour(s)