Nothing new here, but DealBook adds its two cents on the high hurdles involving any potential...

|By:, SA News Editor

Nothing new here, but DealBook adds its two cents on the high hurdles involving any potential takeover of RIMM. An acquisition would require at least $10B cash, limiting the pool of buyers. RIM is a point of pride for Canada's government, and a security issue for the U.S. Also, Balsillie and Lazaridis seem to have developed "founders’ syndrome," making them inflexible and unwilling to yield control.