Supplement | HBS Case Collection | August 2010 (Revised March 2012)

The Dow Acquisition of Rohm and Haas (E)

by Jay W. Lorsch and Melissa Barton

Abstract

Dow completed the acquisition of Rohm and Haas and escaped a battle in a Delaware courtroom

Keywords: Mergers and Acquisitions; Legal Liability; Managerial Roles; Complexity;

Citation:

Lorsch, Jay W., and Melissa Barton. "The Dow Acquisition of Rohm and Haas (E)." Harvard Business School Supplement 411-005, August 2010. (Revised March 2012.)