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Private Equity Newsletter - April 19, 2017

This issue includes the articles, "Earn-Outs — (Be)Devil is in the Detail," which discusses two recent Delaware Chancery Court decisions that offer guidance to parties negotiating earnouts and milestones in acquisition agreements, and "HSR Gun-Jumping Update," which discusses a recent "gun-jumping" case emphasizing that merging parties must avoid coordinating business activities during the HSR waiting period.