Berkshire Hathaway has agreed to acquire the specialty chemical company Lubrizol for $9 billion in cash in one of the largest acquisitions in the conglomerate's history.

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  • Warren Buffett Admits to Mistakes in Sokol Controversy
    At today's Berkshire Hathaway’s annual shareholder meeting ... when Sokol first revealed in January that he owned Lubrizol stock. "I obviously made a big mistake by not saying, 'Well when did you buy it,'" said Buffett. He called the Sokol situation ...
    04/30/2011 - 8:24 am | View Link
  • Details emerge on Sokol’s Lubrizol deal
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    04/12/2011 - 5:03 am | View Link
  • DEALBOOK; Ruthlessness Is Oddly Absent
    Mr. Buffett is likely to face a barrage of questions this month at Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting ... remark'' that he owned shares in Lubrizol in January, two months before Berkshire announced a deal to buy the chemical maker. What, exactly, did ...
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  • Buffett Bombshell: Who Is David Sokol?
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  • Berkshire Hathaway
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