Archive for 2013


Reisman Peirez Reisman & Capobianco partner Jerome Reisman quoted in ABC News story on Men’s Wearhouse bid for Jos. A. Bank. ABC NewsMen’s Wearhouse Turns Tables on Jos. A. Bank With $1.5B OfferNovember 26, 2013 By Alan Farnham It’s a new ro…

Largest Men’s Wearhouse shareholder calls meeting to remove directors Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. withdrew its $2.3 billion offer for Men’s Wearhouse on Friday, but it left the door open for future merger talks. Even as Bank dropped the bid, the largest shareholder in Men’s Wearhouse called a special shareholders meeting to consider removing directors […]

The Men’s Wearhouse rejected Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc.’s latest effort to acquire it, denying the Hampstead-based retailer’s request to review non-public company information. The board of Houston-based Men’s Wearhouse decided that providing Bank with company access is not in the best interest of shareholders, Men’s Wearhouse said Monday. The men’s apparel chain had previously […]

Reisman Peirez Reisman & Capobianco partner David Peirez quoted in Associated Press story (picked up by 40 media outlets including ABC News, Boston Globe & The Philadelphia Inquirer) related toTwitter IPO lawsuit. Associated PressNY laws…

NEW YORK — Two financial firms sued Twitter on Wednesday, saying it supported their own world tour to sell its shares last year, only to disallow the sales in a ruse aimed at boosting the company’s valuation above $10 billion for an initial public offering. Precedo Capital Group Inc., based in Scottsdale, Ariz., and Continental […]