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click to watch Videocast: Methods of Accounting: Transaction Costs
Videocast: Methods of Accounting: Transaction Costs
The Delaware Supreme Court recently issued an opinion, captioned Corwin v. KKR Financial Holdings LLC,1 that sheds further light on when a stockholder owning less than 50% of the voting power of a company may be deemed a controlling stockholder. In the opinion, the Delaware Supreme Court also clarified that the business judgment rule will be invoked as the standard of review in a post-closing damages action where a merger that is not subject to the entire fairness standard of review is approved by a fully informed, uncoerced majority of disinterested stockholders, even if the stockholder vote is ... more

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Legal Alert: Eighth Circuit Upholds FERC Rule on Co-op Avoided Cost Rates October 8, 2015
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit has upheld the long-standing determination by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) that the avoided cost rate paid by a distribution ...
Court Grants Judicial Review of Denied U.S. Tax Treaty Qualification Ruling October 9, 2015
In her article for Bloomberg Law, Sutherland attorney Giovanna Sparagna discusses Starr Int’l Co., Inc. v. United States, a case of first impression that may favorable impact a foreign resident ...
B.C. Official Refutes Report of Petronas' Delay on LNG Export Terminal October 8, 2015
CBC News reports that British Columbia Minister of Natural Gas Development Rich Coleman has refuted a Malaysian press report which stated that Malaysian state oil company Petronas, primary sponsor of ...
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New Protein Clouds IP Landscape for CRISPR October 6, 2015
Partner William Warren is quoted in this GEN article regarding the discovery of Cpf1, a new slicing protein for CRISPR’s genome-editing system, and whether it will affect the legal battle over patent ...
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Sutherland Partner Allegra Lawrence-Hardy Named Among “Atlanta’s Top 100 Black Women of Influence” by Atlanta Business League October 8, 2015
ATLANTA—Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP is pleased to announce that Partner Allegra J. Lawrence-Hardy was named among “Atlanta’s Top 100 Black Women of Influence” by the Atlanta Business League (ABL) ...

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click to watch Videocast: Methods of Accounting: Transaction Costs
Videocast: Methods of Accounting: Transaction Costs
Ellen McElroy, Partner
Washington, DC
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