Hudson's Bay Breathes Easy As Saks Go-Shop Expires

Law360, New York (September 11, 2013, 1:00 PM EDT) -- The window expired Tuesday for Saks Inc. to find someone to beat Hudson's Bay Co.'s $2.9 billion offer as the deal, which will see the New York shopping icon sold to Canada's oldest company, clears its first hurdle.

The 40-day go-shop ended with no higher bids, or even expressions of interest that Sak's board decided could lead to one, the company said in a statement. The retailer is no longer allowed to seek alternative buyers, and while it can still respond to unsolicited bids, none is...
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