anti-takeover defense


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resistance to or defense against a hostile takeover

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Although management asserts that "even at the lawmaking stage, the Revised Law was never intended to have any effect on the legal framework for takeover defense measures, and its purpose is not necessarily the same as the objective inherent in takeover defense measures," the Revised Law accomplishes the same thing as anti-takeover defenses.
absent reasonably extenuating circumstances,Glass Lewis does not support actions by companies that are blatant attempts at implementing anti-takeover defenses "
Mylan flaunted its "bullet proof" anti-takeover defenses in response to the recent offer by Teva to acquire Mylan, contributing to the destruction of approximately $14 billion in potential shareholder value creation and preventing shareholders from receiving a 48% acquisition premium.
Anti-takeover defenses available under the new law include special shares that their issuer could convert into nonvoting shares to reduce voting rights of a hostile takeover bidder.
Risks related to our shares may include, however are not limited to: -- price for our shares may fluctuate significantly; -- our shares may be less attractive as they are not traded on a large, more well-known exchange and -- anti-takeover defenses and certain provisions could prevent an acquisition of our company or limit share price.
New Japanese law enacted for anti-takeover defenses, easier M&As
The Dissident Shareholders believe that anti-takeover defenses are contrary to good corporate governance and not in the best interest of the shareholders.
Risks related to our shares may include, however are not limited to: -- price for our shares may fluctuate significantly; and -- anti-takeover defenses and certain provisions could prevent an acquisition of our company or limit share price.
Iwai Securities to develop anti-takeover defenses before IPO
The merger agreement would be conditioned on the same terms as the Cegedim merger agreement, including the removal of your anti-takeover defenses.
French said: "The company has a strong arsenal of anti-takeover defenses that can allow current management to reject a takeover offer, even if it provides a significant premium to shareholders.
He is highly experienced in all aspects of corporate finance, as well as SEC reporting, shareholder relations, and anti-takeover defenses.
Food and Drug Administration or other government regulation, the possibility of product-related liabilities, risks and uncertainties related to the Year 2000, possible failures or defects in the performance of the Company's software and the possibility that the Company's anti-takeover defenses could delay or prevent an acquisition of the Company.
Food and Drug Administration or other government regulation, the possibility of product-related liabilities, possible failures or defects in the performance of the Company's software, the possibility that the Company's anti-takeover defenses could delay or prevent an acquisition of the Company, and uncertainties related to the Year 2000.
Risks related to our shares include, but are not limited to: -- price for our shares may fluctuate significantly; and -- anti-takeover defenses and certain provisions could prevent an acquisition of our company or limit share price.