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Can Appraisal Rights Be Available in an All-Stock Deal?

Posted in All-Stock Deal, Appraisal-Eligible Deals, Market-out Exception

A frequently asked question involves the availability of appraisal rights when investors are being offered only stock in the acquiring corporation in exchange for their shares. The answer is typically no.  The Delaware appraisal statute provides that appraisal rights are available in a wide range of statutorily permitted mergers.  8 Del. C. § 262(b).  However,… Continue Reading