Securities Law Prof Blog

Editor: Eric C. Chaffee
Univ. of Toledo College of Law

A Member of the Law Professor Blogs Network

Saturday, September 8, 2007

Form S-4 Filed For Dow Jones Acquisition

The preliminary Form S-4 filed for the acquisition of Dow Jones by News Corp. states that advisers to the publisher contacted 21 "potential transaction partners," but generated no counter-offers to Murdoch's $60 per share bid.  The document also sets forth a detailed chronology of events from the initial contact in March until the announcement of the merger on August 1.  The Dow Jones shareholders meeting is expected to be held in October.  WSJ, Dow Jones Didn't Get A Viable Rival Offer.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/securities/2007/09/form-s-4-filed-.html

News Stories | Permalink

TrackBack URL for this entry:

http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d8341bfae553ef00e54ed9adff8833

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Form S-4 Filed For Dow Jones Acquisition:

Comments

Post a comment