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The Other Kind of Merger-Related Litigation

Much has been written recently (including on this blog) about the growing prevalence of M&A related litigation. These lawsuits, typically launched by the target company shareholders, are filed shortly after a merger announcement and usually object to some aspect of the proposed merger or of the...

New York Court Pans Merger Objection Lawsuit Disclosure-Only Settlement

Delaware’s courts have recently made it clear that the days where they would routinely approve disclosure-only settlements in merger objection lawsuits may be over (as discussed here ). It now appears that other states also are no longer willing to approve these kinds of settlements. In a blistering...