The Walt Disney Company and Pixar Inc.: To Acquire or Not to Acquire? An Update

Posted: 12 Aug 2009

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David J. Collis

Harvard University - Business School (HBS)

Juan Alcacer

Harvard University - Strategy Unit

Mary Furey

Harvard Business School

Date Written: March 4, 2009

Abstract

This four-page update to the case, 'The Walt Disney Company and Pixar Inc.: To Acquire or Not to Acquire?' details the Walt Disney Company's acquisition of Pixar, including deal terms, executive appointments, and operating guidelines for the two studios.

Suggested Citation

Collis, David J. and Alcacer, Juan and Furey, Mary, The Walt Disney Company and Pixar Inc.: To Acquire or Not to Acquire? An Update (March 4, 2009). HBS Case No. 709-489; Harvard Business School Strategy Unit. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1446725

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Mary Furey

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