USA MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS

LAW5UMA

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Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This unit focuses on various legal issues commonly arising in Mergers and Acquisitions transactions in the United States, including duties of directors, shareholder voting and dissenters' rights, and disclosure and procedures under the Federal Securities laws. The unit covers both negotiated and hostile acquisitions of corporate control.

FacultyFaculty of Business, Economics and Law

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorGordon Walker

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

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Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsMergers & AcquisitionsPreliminaryStephen M. BainbridgeFOUNDATION PRESS (2003)

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