We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Results 1 to 5 of 16

Delaware Court holds interested directors liable for "fairer price" in going private transaction

USA - September 8 2015 In one of the largest ever M&A-related recoveries for shareholders, Vice Chancellor J. Travis Laster ordered Dole Food Company, Inc.'s Chairman and…

Co-authors: Benjamin Z. Koblentz, Ryan M. Philp.

Delaware Supreme Court clarifies pleading standard for claims against independent directors

USA - May 15 2015 Yesterday, in In re Cornerstone Therapeutics, Inc. Stockholder Litigation, the Supreme Court of Delaware held that plaintiffs seeking monetary…

Co-authors: Ryan M. Philp, Laura Prebeck Hhang.

Supreme Court clarifies standard for holding issuers liable under the Securities Act of 1933

USA - March 25 2015 In a highly-watched securities law decision, the United States Supreme Court yesterday ruled unanimously that opinion statements in public securities…

Co-authors: Ryan M. Philp, Kedar S. Bhatia.

Delaware Supreme Court reverses injunction requiring thirty day go-shop

USA - December 31 2014 In a recent decision, the Delaware Supreme Court reversed the Court of Chancery's entry of a preliminary injunction that enjoined C&J Energy Services…

Co-authors: David R. Kolker, Ryan M. Philp, Kate Olivieri.

Delaware court establishes taxonomy for controlling stockholder claims

USA - November 6 2014 In a recent decision, the Delaware Court of Chancery (Parsons, V.C.) dismissed a shareholder class action complaint alleging that a target company's…

Co-authors: David R. Kolker, Ryan M. Philp.

Next »