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SAN FRANCISCO, June 25- Formation 8, the venture-capital firm known for backing virtual-reality company Oculus VR, has filed to raise a $400 million fund for late-stage investments in Asia, highlighting the growing appeal of the region for private-company investors. The filing, made Thursday at the Securities& Exchange Commission, comes as privately held...
SAN FRANCISCO, June 25- Formation 8, the venture-capital firm known for backing virtual-reality company Oculus VR, has filed to raise a $400 million fund for late-stage investments in Asia, highlighting the growing appeal of the region for private-company investors. Given that several investors participate in each funding round, that implies rounds well...
However, Delaware lawyers feared fee-shifting would effectively wipe out shareholder litigation and the ability to police corporate boards. To placate big business, the new law allows companies to adopt rules that require investors to sue in Delaware, a tactic known as forum selection. Supporters argue that corralling lawsuits in Delaware allows the...
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