From "Vault" to securities filing investigations, gamers are clearly eager to see the consummation of the Microsoft + Bethesda merger, but while there is much to be commended about the current deep dive through Microsoft's SEC EDGAR filings, Form S-4 isn't (and won't fully be) the answer.
Let's talk about securities registration!
Folks are on the right track, but not quite there yet...in Virtual Legality.
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Discussed in this episode:
"I'd need to get more input from an actual lawyer..."
Tweet - March 5, 2021 - Klobrille
Microsoft EDGAR Filings
As of March 5, 2021
Microsoft Form S-4 Filing - Notice of Effectiveness
Effective March 4, 2021
"Securities Act of 1933"
SEC Form S-1
"Reclassification of securities, mergers, consolidations and acquisitions of assets."
17 CFR 230.145 (Rule 145)
Microsoft's S-4 Prospectus (as amended)
Microsoft Investor Relations - SEC Filings
Microsoft S-4 Filing (February 16, 2021)
Form of Merger-Facing Form S-4
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