Men's Wearhouse Gets Suit Against Jos. A. Bank Fast-Tracked

Law360, Wilmington (February 25, 2014, 7:43 PM EST) -- A Delaware judge on Tuesday allowed The Men's Wearhouse Inc. to fast-track its bid to block takeover target Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. from buying private equity-backed Eddie Bauer LLC, ruling Men's Wearhouse had sufficiently alleged that it could be irreparably harmed if the transaction closes.

During an emergency hearing by teleconference, Vice Chancellor J. Travis Laster set a March hearing date to consider arguments for a preliminary injunction to halt Jos. A. Bank's efforts to close a deal to purchase Golden Gate Capital Partners' Eddie...
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