Revlon, Inc. v. MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings, Inc.

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Supreme Court of Delaware

506 A.2d 173

REVLON, INC., A DELAWARE CORPORATION, MICHEL C. BERGERAC, SIMON ALDEWERELD, SANDER P. ALEXANDER, JAY I. BENNETT, IRVING J. BOTTNER, JACOB BURNS, LEWIS L. GLUCKSMAN, JOHN LOUDON, AILEEN MEHLE, SAMUEL L. SIMMONS, IAN R. WILSON, PAUL P. WOOLARD, EZRA K. ZILKHA, FORSTMANN LITTLE & CO., A NEW YORK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP, AND FORSTMANN LITTLE & CO. SUBORDINATED DEBT AND EQUITY MANAGEMENT BUYOUT PARTNERSHIP-II, A NEW YORK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP, DEFENDANTS BELOW, APPELLANTS,  v.  MACANDREWS & FORBES HOLDINGS, INC., A DELAWARE CORPORATION, PLAINTIFF BELOW, APPELLEE

No. 353, 354  Argued: October 31, 1985 --- Decided: March 13, 1986

A. Gilchrist Sparks, III (argued), Lawrence A. Hamermesh, and Kenneth Nachbar, of Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell, Wilmington, and Herbert M. Wachtell, Douglas S. Liebhafsky, Kenneth B. Forrest, and Theodore N. Mirvis, of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, New York, New York, Of Counsel, for Appellant Revlon.

Michael D. Goldman, James F. Burnett, Donald J. Wolfe, Jr., Richard L. Horwitz, of Potter, Anderson & Corroon, Wilmington, and Leon Silverman (argued), and Marc P. Cherno, of Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson, New York, New York, Of Counsel, for Appellant Forstmann Little.

Bruce M. Stargatt (argued), Edward B. Maxwell, 2nd, David C. McBride, Josy W. Ingersoll, of Young, Conaway, Stargatt & Taylor, Wilmington, and Stuart L. Shapiro (argued), Stephen P. Lamb, Andrew J. Turezyn, and Thomas P. White, of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, Wilmington, and Michael W. Mitchell (New York) and Marc B. Tucker (Washington, District of Columbia), of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, for Appellee.

McNeilly, Moore, Justices, and Balick, Judge (Sitting by designation pursuant to Del. Const., Art. IV, § 12.).

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