Law, Ethics, and The Leveraged Buyout

28 Pages Posted: 17 May 2012  

Daniel J. Morrissey

Gonzaga University - School of Law

Date Written: 1988

Abstract

The article discusses the phenomenon where company executives borrow money using the company’s assets as securities to repurchase the firm’s share from its public stockholders. The article explores conflict of interest concerns that arise here and discusses how they may be resolved.

Keywords: management buyout, leveraged buyout, tender offers

Suggested Citation

Morrissey, Daniel J., Law, Ethics, and The Leveraged Buyout (1988). University of Detroit Mercy Law Review, Vol. 65, No. 3, 1988. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2060342

Daniel J. Morrissey (Contact Author)

Gonzaga University - School of Law ( email )

721 N. Cincinnati Street
Spokane, WA 99220-3528
United States

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