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Skadden Discusses Delaware's Corwin Case and the High Bar for Post-Closing Damages

The Delaware Supreme Court’s landmark decision in Corwin v. KKR Financial Holdings  LLC, 125 A.3d 304 (Del. 2015) articulated a new defendant-friendly rule for post-closing damages actions for breaches of fiduciary duties. 2,437 more words

M & A

GE Aviation offering 25,000 reasons to buy a Thrush 510G

GE Aviation is offering a $25,000 discount on the next 15 H80 engines purchased for Thrush Aircraft, Inc.’s 510G aircraft. This limited-time offer makes it the best time ever for prospective customers to put a new 510G in their hangar. 445 more words

Manufacturer

How to be an outstanding Board Member of a Startup (3/4)

This is the third in a series of four articles that explain what it takes to be an outstanding member of the Board of Directors of a Start-up and help it succeed. 2,911 more words

Startup

Gibson Dunn Discusses Proxy Advisers' 2017 Voting Guidelines

The two most influential proxy advisory firms–Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) and Glass, Lewis & Co. (Glass Lewis)–recently released their updated proxy voting guidelines for 2017.  The key changes to the ISS and Glass Lewis policies are described below along with some suggestions for actions public companies should take now in light of these policy changes and other proxy advisory firm developments.  3,293 more words

Corporate Governance

Transparency and the RVS Community Manager

Our HOA community manager Vincent Montoya became an owner and resident of RVS in April 2016. We previously had a community manager — Jessica Pfeiffer — who was also a resident and this was publicly known. 401 more words

Board Of Directors

The Crucial Role of Corporate Boards in Ensuring Corporate Integrity

Volkswagen’s diesel emissions cheat has cost the company dearly. Last October, Volkswagen reached a US$16.5 billion dollar settlement with the US government, and the value of Volkswagen’s stock today is worth about 50% of what it was before the scandal – a US$60 billion drop in the company’s valuation. 1,036 more words

Commentary

State of Startups 2016

First Round Capital just released its State of Startups 2016.  It is chock full of interesting stuff!  No need for me to recap it here.  Just view it for yourself.   20 more words

Startup Life