Ivan Dolowich quoted in “Merger-objection lawsuits: Coping with the inevitable,” Advisen
By Patricia O’Connell
(June 5, 2014)
Last week saw considerable merger and acquisition drama, with Pilgrim’s Pride and Tyson Food making unsolicited bids for Hillshire Brands (which itself was seeking to acquire Pinnacle Foods), and Pfizer’s bid for AstraZeneca collapsing in the midst of political and shareholder disquiet.
And with unsolicited takeover bids on the rise – accounting for approximately 7 percent of global deals by dollar amount according to Thomson Reuters, the largest figure since 2007 – every company needs to…