Fairness Opinions in Affiliated Party Transactions - Part 1

Business Valuation UpdateVol. 17 No. 3
March 2011
Gilbert E. Matthews, MBA, CFA
Michelle Patterson, J.D., Ph.D.


This article discusses fairness opinions in affiliated party transactions and focuses on the following topics: what fairness opinions address, what “fairness” means, criticism of fairness opinions, Delaware law’s impact on their content and use, FINRA and ...