HCA Deal has "go shop" provision

I took a quick look at the HCA merger agreement to see whether any provisions would catch my eye. One did. The agreement contains a “go shop” provision (see earlier…

Jenkins channels Manne

Today’s WSJ has a great article by Holman Jenkins on reporting on the backdating “scandal.”  Larry is, of course, on the case.  I would also — modestly — point out…

Anabtawi on Spring-loaded Options

Over at Professor Bainbridge’s place, Iman Anabtawi has some thoughts on the granting of “spring-loaded” options, an option granted at a market price that does not incorporate some favorable non-public…

Kinderstart v. Google Antitrust Coverage

Kinderstart.com has filed a suit against Google which includes an antitrust claim based on the theory that Google changed its ranking algorithm in a manner that caused Kinderstart’s ranking to…