Accredited Home Lenders v. Lone Star Funds: A MAC Case Study

42 Pages Posted: 11 Feb 2008 Last revised: 18 Apr 2008

Steven Davidoff Solomon

University of California, Berkeley - School of Law; University of California, Berkeley - Berkeley Center for Law, Business and the Economy

Kristen Baiardi

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Date Written: February 11, 2008

Abstract

This case study is based on the 2007 material adverse change dispute between Accredited Home Lenders and Lone Star Funds. It is designed to familiarize law and other students with the principles and case law governing material adverse change clauses as well as the structure and usage of these clauses.

Keywords: material adverse change, material adverse effect, MAC, MAE, merger agreements, tender offers

Suggested Citation

Davidoff Solomon, Steven and Baiardi, Kristen, Accredited Home Lenders v. Lone Star Funds: A MAC Case Study (February 11, 2008). Wayne State University Law School Research Paper No. 08-16. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1092115 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1092115

Steven Davidoff Solomon (Contact Author)

University of California, Berkeley - School of Law ( email )

215 Boalt Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720-7200
United States

University of California, Berkeley - Berkeley Center for Law, Business and the Economy ( email )

Berkeley, CA 94720-7200

Kristen Baiardi

affiliation not provided to SSRN ( email )

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