There seems to be a general consensus that the amount of
M&A-related litigation is increasing. The question of how to quantify the
increase has attracted quite a bit of attention lately. In a recent
post , I previewed a forthcoming report from Cornerstone Research that will
provide detailed statistic...
During last week's PLUS D&O Symposium, several of the
panels discussed the problems surrounding the current onslaught of
M&A-related litigation - and appropriately so, as the surging levels of
M&A litigation is one
of the most distinct and troubling current litigation trends . During...
In their paper "A Great Game: The Dynamics of State
Competition and Litigation" ( here ),
Ohio State Law Professor Steven Davidoff and
Notre Dame Finance Professor Matthew
Cain analyzed the M&A related litigation during the period 2005 to
2010. I discussed this article in a prior post...