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Fair Is In the Eye of the Beholder

The November 2009 issue of Weil, Gotshal & Manges' Private Equity Alert is now available. This issue reports on a recent Delaware Chancery Court decision that serves as a reminder to private equity sponsors that portfolio company investments need to be carefully structured and documented to reduce the risk that unhappy co-investors could sue them or their board designees in connection with a less than wholly successful sales transaction.