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Shark Repellents and Golden Parachutes

Shark Repellents and Golden Parachutes

A Handbook for the Practitioner

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Published by Aspen Law & Business .
Written in English


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ContributionsRobert Winter (Editor), Mark H. Stumpf (Editor)
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Open LibraryOL7362389M
ISBN 100150042868
ISBN 109780150042860
OCLC/WorldCa9686826

Shark Repellents. With the number of increasing attacks seen in Shark prone areas, Scientists are now searching for a way to keep sharks away from the swimmers and divers. Some answers have been found and some yet to be discovered. A truly effective shark-repellent is found in harmless-looking flounder called "Moses Sole" which secrets a milky.


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Other Shark Repellents. Antigreenmail Provisions (Discourages target's use of greenmail as a takeover tactic) Fair Price Provisions. Supervoting Stock. Reincorporation. Standstill Agreements (Often used in conjunction with an agreement to buy bidder's investment) Golden Parachutes: Pac-Man Defense.

White Knights and White Squires. Employee. Golden parachutes and shark repellents and shareholders' interests: Some new evidence Atreya Chakraborty Accounting and Finance Department, College of Management, University of Massachusetts, Morrissey Boulevard Boston, MAUnited States Received 22 December ; received in revised form 22 April ; accepted 16 December   In a test, a shark ate a repellant device, writes Beam.

Last year, South Africa began testing an electronic fence to keep great white. Anti-Takeover Cocktails: Shareholder Rights Plans, Golden Parachutes, and Shark Repellents: /ijabe This paper discusses and illustrates the use of three corporate charter provisions with the help of several high profile cases.

The Shareholder Rights PlanAuthor: Calin Valsan. “White knights,” “shark repellents,” “poison pills,” “golden parachutes,” and “greenmail” all sound more appropriate to comic book adventure than to the pages of Business Week and the Wall Street these graphic terms describe the Cited by:   Shark Defense's Dr Stroud tells us there are more studies on the way, but admits that out of the two technologies he works with – magnets and chemical repellents – the chemical repellents are.

Shark Repellents and Golden Parachutes (Book Review). Black Jr., Lewis S. // ABA Journal; Mar, Vol. 70 Issue 3, p Reviews the book 'Shark Repellents and Golden Parachutes: A Handbook for the Practitioner,' edited by Robert H.

Winter. golden parachutes. poison puts. white knights. shark repellents. bear hugs. A friendly suitor that a target firm turns to as an alternative to a hostile bidder is called a: a.

golden suitor. poison put. concentrate on book values and ignore market values. A common view of golden parachutes and shark repellents is that they are designed by management to insulate itself from the discipline imposed by Author: Atreya Chakraborty. Definition of shark repellents in the Idioms Dictionary.

shark repellents phrase. What does shark repellents expression mean. Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary. A shark repellent is any method of driving sharks away from an area. Shark repellents are a category of animal repellent technologies include magnetic shark repellent, electropositive shark repellents, electrical repellents, and repellents can be used to protect people from sharks by driving the sharks away from areas where they are.

Although shark repellents are not that relevant to privately owned mid-market companies, understanding methods of protecting a shareholder's ownership interest is extremely important. Documents such as unanimous shareholder agreements and buy-sell agreements that outline how a company's shares are bought and sold need to carefully constructed.

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Winter, Robert D. Rosenbaum, Mark H. Stumpf, L. Stevenson Parker. Abstract: A common view of golden parachutes and shark repellents is that they are designed by management to insulate itself from the discipline imposed by the market for corporate control and so are harmful to shareholders.

This paper offers an alternative view that these devicesare beneficial to shareholders because they allow better Cited by:   This study compared the characteristics of the top management and boards of directors in large firms that have adopted golden parachutes for CEOs with those of an industry- and size-matched control group.

The results indicated that firms that have experienced takeover threats are more likely to adopt golden parachutes than firms that have not. The findings also Cited by: The Christian Science Monitor is an international news organization that delivers thoughtful, global coverage via its website, weekly magazine, online daily edition, and email newsletters.

Shark repellant Often used in risk arbitrage. Examples are golden parachutes, poison pills, safe harbor, and scorched-earth policy. Porcupine provision. Amendment to company charter intended to protect it against takeover. Antitakeover Measure Periodic or continual measures a firm's management takes to discourage unwanted or hostile takeovers.

One. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of H Stumpf books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. golden parachutes. poison puts. white knights. shark repellents. bear hugs. Difficulty level: Easy WHITE KNIGHTS c A friendly suitor that a target firm turns to as an alternative to a hostile bidder is called a: a.

golden suitor. poison put. white knight. shark repellent. crown jewel. Difficulty level: EasyFile Size: KB. Thus, the number of adoptions in a firm's industry and among a firm's interlock partners was measured as of the beginning of each quarter (spell); the financial measures (market value, market return, market-to-book ratio) and the shark repellent indicator were measured annually and lagged one year; presence of a golden parachute was measured for, and.

Some examples of shark repellents are poison pills, scorched earth policies, golden parachutes and safe harbor strategies. SHARK WATCHER. A firm specializing in the early detection of takeovers. The firm's primary business is usually the solicitation of proxies for client corporations. The specialized terminology used by both attackers and defenders is quite colorful and often alliterative -- shark repellents, greenmail, golden parachutes, junk bonds, wolf packs, poison pills.

Finally, after years of careful research and countless hours spent analyzing shark bite data from all over the world, after comparing all the shark repelling products on the market, we at Shark Diver have found the one shark repellent that works in give or take % of the time.

But first, a little background on our research. Plant/Flower Growth/Preservation, Shark Repellents. Poison Control Notice. Shark Sneeze Shark Repellent by Blue Planet DNA Corp.(tm) Developed and Manufactured in Key West, FL USA. Most shark repellents on the market are unproven and most are intended for specific situations.

Many just do not work beyond the short term because they don't offer. Golden Parachutes l Golden parachutes refers to provisions in employment contracts, that allows for the payment of a lump-sum or cash flows over a period, if the managers covered by these contracts lose their jobs in a takeover.

l By the mid-eighties, almost 25% of the firms in the Fortune had incorporated golden parachutes into top. The reality of how effective these shark-deterring technologies are remains to be determined. C’mon, still pretty cool though.

In the months following a flurry of shark attacks on Maui, anti-shark devices on the Valley Isle have been flying off the shelves. “We’re having trouble keeping them in stock,” said Dennis O’Donnell, owner of Hawaiian Island Surf and Sport, who has kept a Author: Jeff Mull.

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The Investment Decision Invest in assets that earn a return greater than the minimum acceptable hurdleFile Size: 4MB. Shark repellents are essentially any method of driving away sharks from an area or a person.

Interest in shark repellents go back a long time where scientist and inventors constantly trying to create different kinds of repellents ever since the growing fear of shark attacks spread more through cinema and media coverage of isolated incidents than by actual threats.

I'm reading a book at the moment, Shark Attacks: Their Causes and Avoidance by Thomas B. Allen, and came across an interesting paragraph in a section dealing with early experimentation with chemical based deterrents, including one that was named "Shark Chaser." Shark Chaser found it's way into the survival kits that early astronauts carried into space and that U-2 pilots.

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References to "poison pills" "shark repellants" and "golden parachutes" irritate some investors even as they impress others - and they flummox almost everybody. An electric shark repellant may also help reduce such catches "by keeping sharks away from fishing gear, to decrease the number of sharks unnecessarily killed each year," Kempster said.

MANAGEMENT AND SHAREHOLDER OBJECTIVES. Golden Parachutes * Golden parachutes refers to provisions in employment contracts, that allows for the payment of a lump-sum or cash flows over a period, if the managers covered by these contracts lose their jobs in a takeover.

Shark Repellents (Anti-takeover Amendments) * Anti-takeover amendments. Only a few days after receiving a shark repellent bracelet for Christmas, year-old Floridian Zack Davis strapped it on and paddled out for a surf at Avalon State Park beach.Atreya Chakraborty, Shahbaz A Sheikh and Narayanan Subramanian Contribution to Book Corporate governance mechanisms and performance related CEO turnover.

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