Summary: This book presents materials for study of the legal regulations that effect the structure, timing and price of corporate acquisitions and reorganizations. The book covers combinative transactions and single firm reorganizations. Professor Oesterle gathers materials from a wide variety of fields. Along with the expected staples from state corporation law and federal securities law are fare from tax, accounting, environmental, products liability, pension, antitrust, na ...show moretional security, bankruptcy and labor law.
Each topical unit contains statutes, regulations and case law (usually in their primary form) that affect the structure and timing of acquisitions and reorganizations. The author includes questions and problems to aid students in walking through the law's basic distinctions. Textual notes and edited articles identify and question the empirical and political assumptions implicit in the standards. ...show less