David Marcus

David Marcus is a senior writer focusing on legal issues raised by corporate transactions. Marcus writes about the structure of merger agreements, Delaware law cases and developments, and cross-border M&A. Marcus has been a reporter at The Deal since its launch in 1999. He has also been the senior writer on Corporate Control Alert -- The Deal’s journal of legal and financial trends in dealmaking --since 1997. He also writes about wine for The Street and works at a wine store in Tribeca.

Recent Articles By The Author

Pascaline Lepeltier of Rouge Tomate Talks Holiday Gifts

Pascaline Lepeltier of Rouge Tomate Talks Holiday Gifts

Superstar somm Pascaline Lepeltier recommends teas, Champagnes, French wines and robust reds for the holiday season.

What to Sip this Holiday Season

What to Sip this Holiday Season

Ten great wines for the holidays, and four new wine books to read while drinking them

Investors Sue Over Zuckerberg's Plan for Staying on Top of Facebook

Investors Sue Over Zuckerberg's Plan for Staying on Top of Facebook

Recent cases involving Zynga and Facebook show that the split between Silicon Valley and the corporate governance police is growing wider.

Abbott Looks to Kill Alere Deal

Abbott Looks to Kill Alere Deal

The medical device giant files a suit against Alere in the Delaware Court of Chancery hoping to walk away from their $7.9 billion merger agreement.

Supreme Court Affirms Insider Trading Laws

Supreme Court Affirms Insider Trading Laws

Alito reaffirms classic approach to insider trading in a case that will please prosecutors.