ROHM AND HAAS' REQUEST FOR EXPEDITED HEARING IN DOW LITIGATION GRANTED BY DELAWARE COURT OF CHANCERY (2/2/09)
Rohm and Haas filed its action on Monday, January 26, 2009, with the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware to enforce the merger agreement with Dow entered on July 10, 2008. Under the merger agreement, Dow is required to close the transaction within two business days of receiving all regulatory approvals. The last of the required regulatory approvals to close the deal was received from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission on Friday, January 23, 2009.
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