Court Concludes Fair Value Is 30 Times Price, Originally Offered Marketability Discount Inappropriate in Delaware Fair Value Case

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September 24, 1999
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Borruso v. Communications Telesystems International
753 A.2d 451,1999 Del. Ch. LEXIS 197
US
State Court
Delaware
Court of Chancery
Peter S. Huck (for Borruso)<br>Anthony P. Kern (for Communications Telesystems)
Lamb

Summary

The issue in this judicial appraisal action was the fair value of petitioners' 500,000 shares of WXL International Inc. (WXL).

See Also

Borruso v. Communications Telesystems International

At issue is the fair value of the shares of common stock of WXL International, Inc. ("WXL"), a Delaware corporation, on the date on which WXL was merged with a with and into its parent corporation, Communications Telesystems International.