statutory merger
statutory merger see merger

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

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  • statutory merger — A merger in which one corporation remains as a legal entity, instead of a new legal entity being formed. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • merger — merg·er / mər jər/ n 1: the absorption of a lesser estate or interest into a greater one held by the same person compare confusion 2: the incorporation and superseding of one contract by another 3 a: the treatment (as by statute) of two offenses… …   Law dictionary

  • merger reserve — The availability of merger relief is an essential prerequisite for merger accounting; the reverse is not, however, the case and it is possible to obtain merger relief while acquisition accounting. Where this is the case, the premium on the issue… …   Law dictionary

  • merger — The fusion or absorption of one thing or right into another; generally spoken of a case where one of the subjects is of less dignity or importance than the other. Here the less important ceases to have an independent existence. Contract law. The… …   Black's law dictionary

  • merger — The fusion or absorption of one thing or right into another; generally spoken of a case where one of the subjects is of less dignity or importance than the other. Here the less important ceases to have an independent existence. Contract law. The… …   Black's law dictionary

  • statutory — Relating to a statute; created or defined by a statute; required by a statute; conforming to a statute @ statutory bond One that either literally or substantially meets requirements of statute. Southern Surety Co. v. United States Cast Iron Pipe… …   Black's law dictionary

  • merger — /merr jeuhr/, n. 1. a statutory combination of two or more corporations by the transfer of the properties to one surviving corporation. 2. any combination of two or more business enterprises into a single enterprise. 3. an act or instance of… …   Universalium

  • merger — merg•er [[t]ˈmɜr dʒər[/t]] n. 1) bus a statutory combination of two or more corporations by the transfer of the properties to one surviving corporation 2) an act or instance of merging • Etymology: 1720–30; in legal usage, the extinguishment of a …   From formal English to slang

  • merger — /ˈmɜdʒə / (say merjuh) noun 1. a statutory combination of two or more companies by the transfer of the properties to one surviving company. 2. any combination of two or more business enterprises into a single enterprise. 3. the act of merging.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • De Facto Non-Merger — A de facto non merger occurs when a corporate transaction results in a merger, but when that merger was effectuated using non merger methods such as asset acquisitions and redemptions . See Rauch v. RCA Corp., 861 F.2d 29 (2nd Cir. 1988). A… …   Wikipedia

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