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Governance & Securities Law Focus: Europe Edition, April 2017
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 24 2017

On 5 April 2017, the European Parliament passed a resolution to adopt the text of its first reading of a proposed directive to codify certain aspects


The Ropes Recap: Mergers & Acquisitions Law News - Second Half 2016
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • China, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 21 2017

On July 8, 2016, the Delaware Court of Chancery released its post-trial opinion in an appraisal action that arose from the sale of DFC Global


Chancery Court Holds That Stockholder Vote on Merger Was Neither Fully-Informed nor Uncoerced
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • April 19 2017

In In re Saba Software, Inc. Stockholder Litigation, C.A. No. 10697-VCS (Del. Ch. Mar. 31, 2017, revised Apr. 11, 2017), the Delaware Court of


Pennsylvania Codifies Standards for Derivative Actions:
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2017

Signed into law in November 2016, Pennsylvania's Act 170 became effective as to all Pennsylvania corporations at the beginning of this month. Among


Follow-Up on Litigation Over Non-Employee Director Stock Awards
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • April 10 2017

There have not been many new developments on this topic for a while, but I wanted to reassure readers that courts are upholding directors’ decisions


U.S. District Court Rules for Defense in Hartford Section 36(b) Excessive Fee Case
  • Vedder Price PC
  • USA
  • March 20 2017

On February 28, 2017, the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey issued its opinion in Kasilag v. Hartford Investment Financial Services


Business Development Company Update: Excessive Fees Lawsuit Against Adviser Dismissed
  • Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
  • USA
  • March 2 2017

A decision issued on Jan. 24, 2017, in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York dismissed a complaint alleging the payment of


M&A Update: Toehold Accumulations: Further Convergence Between Private Equity and Hedge Fund Strategies
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • March 2 2017

Over the past few years, private equity funds and hedge funds have increasingly employed tactics traditionally employed by the other as part of their


Financial Services 2016 Year-End Report
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • March 1 2017

Welcome to the 2016 Year-End Report from BakerHostetler’s Financial Services Industry Team. We


Shareholder Lawsuit Over “Excessive” Stock Pledging?
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2017

What will they think of next? You hear that a lot from old guys like me when confronted with new gadgets and gizmos. However, in this case, the