White Knight


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White Knight

falls off his horse every time it stops. [Br. Lit.: Lewis Carroll Through the Looking-Glass]

White Knight

invents clever objects that never work. [Br. Lit.: Lewis Carroll Through the Looking-Glass]
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According to White Knight Paints, Floorcoat Plus is a "high performance, two-pack water-based coating for floors that has been developed for use on bare and painted concrete--ideal for retail outlets, warehousing and commercial premises plus heavy traffic domestic areas".
It had disclosed the third-party talks only three days earlier, raising shareholders' hopes that a white knight could trump Macfarlane.
If management usually makes good decisions, it will probably also make good decisions when it makes a bid as a white knight.
The court also held that the break-up fees paid to the white knight were deductible as a business expense under section 162, noting that "costs incurred to defend a business against attack are ordinary and necessary expenses.
The central tax issue is whether the costs of defending against a hostile takeover or facilitating a white knight acquisition are deductible.
LOS ANGELES -- D3Publisher (D3P), a publisher and developer of interactive entertainment software, today announced White Knight Chronicles II is now available in North America on the PlayStation[R]3 computer entertainment system.
18 June 2015 - US-based oil and gas company White Knight Production LLC has acquired producing oil fields within the San Joaquin Basin in California, the company said.
clu how Si abou radi He said: "I think any football fan has seen clubs get into financial difficulty so many times over the years, and then rescued by some white knight who comes along, only for that white knight in turn to become the person who is disillusioned and walks away.
Designed by Scaled Composites, the White Knight Two mothership rolled down the runway of the Mojave Air and Space Port in California and muscled itself into the air using four Pratt and Whitney PW308A turbofan engines, on December 21.
The X-37 was carried aloft by the Mojave-based Scaled Composites Company's White Knight, the same aircraft that served as the mother ship for the suborbital space flights of designer Burt Rutan's SpaceShipOne in 2004.
With the project's white knight, Grimsby entrepreneur Rick Holmes, deep in negotiations with the banks to finalize about $37.
Fortunately, it is also a story of a dramatic rescue through the combined efforts of skilled professionals, government agencies, a white knight and a proactive financial institution.