Regulation of Japan's Capital Markets and the Battle of Control of Nippon Broadcasting System
19 Pages Posted: 7 Feb 2006
The large-scale acquisition of Nippon Broadcasting shares by Livedoor in February 2005 sparked a battle over control of the broadcaster between Livedoor and the Fuji Sankei Group. The author analyses the process and concludes that the decision handed down by the courts was the correct one.
Keywords: acquisition, Nippon Broadcasting, livedoor, Fuji Sankei Group
JEL Classification: O53, K22, G34
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