Case | HBS Case Collection | July 1990 (Revised March 2000)

John M. Case Company

by Samuel L. Hayes III


The owner of a small, privately held company decides to sell out, and a group of the company's top managers structures a leveraged buyout. A rewritten version of an earlier case.

Keywords: Leveraged Buyouts; Management Teams; Business Exit or Shutdown;


Hayes, Samuel L., III. "John M. Case Company." Harvard Business School Case 291-008, July 1990. (Revised March 2000.)