Assuming that activists are integral to market-based stewardship in the United States, the current debate over the terms of the stock accumulation disclosure requirement under the Williams Act
(21) threatens to negatively impact the incentives of would-be governance activists.
The Jamie Schanbaum and Nicolis Williams Act
, which took affect this year, requires college and university students under the age of 30 to have the bacterial meningitis vaccine.
To address these undesirable possibilities, Congress and state legislatures enacted a variety of takeover-related legislation, starting with the Williams Act
Also, Westlaw said that the M&A Center has been enhanced with the addition of all relevant M&A-related laws and regulations, including the Williams Act
Despite some claims that hedge funds often hold short positions or are otherwise dangerously conflicted, the survey found very limited evidence for this; the survey also found that hedge funds have, in fact, disclosed these conflicts, though the proxy and Williams Act
rules in this respect should be clarified.
These actions were followed by the passage of other enforcement acts, such as the Celler-Kefauver Act (1950), the Williams Act
(1968), and the HartScott-Rodino Act (1976), that control the way businesses are allowed to combine while guarding shareholder interest.
The 1968 Williams Act
Amendments to the 1934 Securities Exchange Act were designed to protect shareholders from coercive cash tender offers and to guarantee them the same treatment during a cash tender offer as they received in a proxy contest or exchange offer.
shareholders of Financial General had acquired, as a group, control of more than 5 percent of Financial General's shares in violation of the Williams Act
Letters are organized by category, including registrations, proxy materials, periodic and "current reports, Williams Act
filings (mergers and acquisitions), mutual funds, and other filings.
According to the federal charges, defendant First Union has engaged in misconduct that has violated the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended by the Williams Act
Specifically, the Taro suit alleges that Sun's tender offer violates the Williams Act
by failing to disclose such matters as: (i) a pattern of serious violations of FDA laws and regulations by Caraco; (ii) the seizure by U.
WEGENER also filed a Counterclaim against Radyne ComStream alleging violation of federal securities laws, specifically the Williams Act
, and related regulations concerning tender offers because Radyne ComStream's tender offer documents contain material misstatements of fact and omissions of facts necessary to make other statements not misleading.