No Independent Committee Spawns 'Unfair Dealing' Claim

Business Valuation UpdateVol. 5 No. 7
Legal and Court Case Update
July 1999
6021 National Commercial Banks
522110 Commercial Banking
breach of fiduciary duty
fair value, fair market value (FMV)

Nebel v. Southwest Bancorp
1999 Del. Ch. LEXIS 30
March 9, 1999
State Court
Court of Chancery
David Clarke (for Nebel)<br>Robert F. Reilly (for Southwest)


M.G. Bancorporation Inc. (MGB) was merged into its 91.68% stockholder parent Southwest Bancorp Inc. (SWB) in a short-form cash-out merger on Nov. 17, 1993.

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Nebel v. Southwest Bancorp

At issue are the plaintiff's complaints about substantive unfairness, disclosure violations, and a "wrong page" claim, based on the improper inclusion in the merger notice of a page of another state's appraisal statute.