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Editor: Brian JM Quinn
Boston College Law School

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Tuesday, November 27, 2012

ABA Blawg 100

Just got word that the M&A Law Prof Blog was one of 5 blogs named in the corporate category in this year's ABA Journal's Blawg 100.  Thanks to all our readers!

-bjmq

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November 27, 2012 | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0)

From corporate raider to nice guy

Marketplace has a story on the transformation of the "corporate raider" from bad guy to good guy "shareholder activist."   More than anything, this is probably a sign of how much the market has changed since the 1980s and the rise of effective defenses against hostile bids.

-bjmq

 

November 27, 2012 in Hostiles | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0)

Monday, November 26, 2012

Perfect Hedge Update

 

As the Feds turn their sites to big fish, Reuters talks to the FBI about Operation Perfect Hedge ... "only the tip of the iceberg":

Message:  "We're out there and we're going to continue to be out there."

-bjmq

November 26, 2012 in Insider Trading | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0)