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Dudenhoeffer revives stock drop litigation the other shoe(s) drop

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 31 2014

On October 30, 2014, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals (San Francisco) revived the stock drop case against Amgen, Inc., which it previously decided

eLunch: another liability risk for officers and directors

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 5 2014

In June, I blogged on a Supreme Court decision with liability implications for officers and directors at every publicly traded company that offer a

Cheniere Energy officially withdraws request for shareholder approval of additional shares

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 29 2014

I missed it on Friday (July 25), but Cheniere Energy made it official, filing a Notice of Postponed Annual Meeting of Stockholders and 2014 Proxy

A small but important victory for the good guys in an executive compensation disclosure case

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 28 2014

Those of us who have received a letter from a plaintiffs' law firm alleging inadequate disclosures as to executive compensation in the 14A proxy

More bad news in the trend of lawsuits against non-executive directors over their own compensation

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 23 2014

Lawsuits against directors, officers, and the company alleging that the compensation paid or awarded to one or more executives was excessive

Another liability risk for officers and directors

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 30 2014

As you may have read, last week the U.S. Supreme Court issued its most important decision affecting qualified retirement and 401(k) plans in more

Follow-up on restrictive covenants in stock award agreements in California

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 26 2014

In response to my previous blogs on Newell Rubbermaid v. Storm (Del. Ch. March 27, 2014) and restrictive covenants in stock award agreements, a few

Litigation over executive and director compensation takes another turn for the worse

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 12 2014

Last week litigation over executive and director compensation continued its evolution down the path we have been describing for the last couple years

Company postpones annual meeting due to lawsuit over stock plan and disclosures

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 4 2014

On June 2, 2014, Cheniere Energy, Inc. announced that it had postponed its 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, which had been scheduled to be held

Restrictive covenants in stock award agreements: important lessons for employees who receive stock awards

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 15 2014

As I promised on Monday, today I blog on a few of the lessons learned for employees who receive stock awards from Newell Rubbermaid v. Storm (Del. Ch