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Business Valuation UpdateVol. 2 No. 12
Legal and Court Case Update
December 1996
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Faircloth v. Lundy Packing
91 F.3d 648, 1996 U.S. App. LEXIS 19006
August 2, 1996
Federal Court
4th Circuit
United States Court of Appeals
Hamilton, Williams, Michael


The court found that Lundy Packing Co., the ESOP administrator and trustee, were not required to disclose the ESOP appraisal report, despite it being requested by the participants.

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Faircloth v. Lundy Packing

At issue is whether the appellee, an ESOP administrator, should have furnished certain documents to the appellants, three participants in the ESOP.