Litigating Shareholder Derivative and Merger & Acquisition Claims: Evolving Theories of Liability and Defenses

January 23, 2015 3:00pm

Daniel M. Perry
Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP

Jeremy Friedman
Friedman Oster PLLC

D. Casey Kobi
Managing Director, IBD Legal

  • Dealing with litigation designed to enjoin an acquisition
  • Shareholder litigation and associated financial advisor conflict of interest and valuation issues
  • A look at the status and use of the exclusive forum clause
  • Defense of multi-jurisdictional claims and the impact of In re Molycorp
  • Defending against litigation initiated post-acquisition claiming breach of fiduciary duties