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Delaware Court of Chancery Rejects Two Separate M&A Settlements on Same Day
Posted on 13 Jul 2015 by Francis G.X. Pileggi

Two rejections by the Delaware Court of Chancery last week, on the same day, of two separate proposed settlements of two unrelated class actions challenging a merger, were reported by The Chancery Daily , Professor Bainbridge and Alison Frankel of Thomson... Read More

Kevin Brady Discusses Recent Delaware Court of Chancery Ruling on Objection to Class Action Representative
Posted on 16 May 2012 by Corporate and Securities Law Community Staff

Kevin Brady of Eckert Seamans discusses In Re Celera Corporation Shareholder Litigation , C.A., No. 6304-VCP (Del. Ch. March 23, 2012), recently decided by the Delaware Court of Chancery . In this case, the putative lead plaintiff in a class action, New... Read More

The Beginning of the End of the Merger Objection Lawsuit Curse?
Posted on 17 Jul 2015 by Kevin M. LaCroix

One of the great curses of the corporate litigation environment in recent years has been the proliferation of merger objection suits, the incidence of which has gotten to the point that now just about every large merger deal draws at least one lawsuit... Read More