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a takeover that is welcomed by the management of the target company

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A spokesman for influential supporters group Shareholders United said: ``We reject any notion of a so-called friendly takeover of United by Malcolm Glazer, Cubic Expression and others that has been rumoured in the Press.
503 US 79 (1992)--denying deductions for banking and legal fees incurred to Facilitate a friendly takeover offer--gave rise to concerns that the IRS would seek to curtail current deductibility of other types of business expenses that could be viewed as creating more than an incidental future benefit.
Last month all but three of the company's 16 board members voted to recommend a sweetened Sanofi offer to their shareholders, an endorsement that facilitated the friendly takeover.
said Friday it has completed a friendly takeover by raising its stake in Matsushita Electric Works Co.
The latest revision of the CAP also removes product delays and reduction of interoperability with third-party products as refund triggers, both of which Oracle had claimed could happen even after a friendly takeover.
An easyJet shareholders meeting next week is expected to approve the friendly takeover of Go, to create Europe's biggest lowcost carrier.
This increase is due in large part to a rise in production of hydrocarbons, stemming primarily from the friendly takeover at the beginning of the year of Lasmo, which contributed Euro 116 million to operating profits (although an extraordinary charge of Euro 78 million linked to the acquisition will need to be included in final results).
What began as a friendly takeover has ended up as a court battle.
A more friendly takeover will be crucial to keep on the key managers at NatWest which will make the merger progress quicker.
NEW YORK AT&T offered $62 billion in cash and stock for MediaOne Group last week, outbidding Comcast's month-old $50 billion friendly takeover bid for the No.
Beaulieu of America's affiliate C&M Holdings, which is attempting a friendly takeover of Peerless Carpet, has been granted an extension of the mailing date for its bid circular to Oct.
It's an altogether underleveraged franchise - although Matthew Cullerne Bown's massive Socialist Realist Painting makes a strong bid for a friendly takeover.
Supreme Court required the target company to capitalize investment banking fees incurred in connection with a friendly takeover.
Commissioner,(2) the Supreme Court held that expenditures incurred by a target corporation in the course of a friendly takeover are nondeductible capital expenditures.