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M&A-Related Lawsuit Filings Now Outnumber Federal Securities Class Action Filings
Posted on 10 Jan 2012 by Kevin M. LaCroix

In a prior post ( here ), I examined the mounting problems associated with the increasing levels of M&A-related litigation. A recent academic paper takes a closer look at these issues and concluded, among other things, that M&A-related lawsuit... Read More

Professors Davidoff, Cain Analyze Takeover Litigation In 2011
Posted on 24 Feb 2012 by Kevin M. LaCroix

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... Read More