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
Mediation Talks Between Abbott and Alere Collapse
Health care companies will likely continue their battle over a soured merger in Delaware court.
Making Wines in the Mountains Near Madrid
A small group of winemakers is crafting beautiful wines from Grenache in the Gredos Mountains. These producers take advantage of abandoned vineyards in the dry, hot terrain.
Alere Asks for September Trial in Case Against Abbott
Alere claims that Abbott is slow-rolling the antitrust process on the companies' merger in an effort to kill the deal.
A Look at Apple's Long Road to Resolution in EU Tax Case
Apple probably won't see a final resolution of its tax case for four to six years.
The Magical Mystery of the Sherry Bodega
The Andalusian cellars where sherry is made offer a fascinating array of wines in different stages of development. Even among veteran sherry producers, the aging process inspires joy and awe.