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Series of Avoidable Missteps by an Activist Stockholder and the Target Board Led the Court of Chancery to Find Fiduciary Breaches and Stockholder Aiding and Abetting in Connection With the Sale of a Company--PLX Technology
  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • USA
  • November 13 2018

Avago Technologies Wireless (USA) Manufacturing Inc. acquired PLX Technologies, Inc. for $6.50 per share in cash. After the $300 million merger closed


Halloween Bill Provides a Scare By Seeking to Prohibit Workplace Arbitration Altogether
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • November 2 2018

Congress has once again proposed legislation that would seek to ban mandatory workplace arbitration of employment claims, despite a string of United


NotHere: 5 Steps to Prevent Harassment in the Workplace in Wake of the MeToo Movement
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • November 1 2018

One year later, the MeToo movement has caused a seismic cultural shift in American society and in the workplace. It continues to gain momentum and


A New SEC Focus On Short Activism? Activist Hedge Fund Lemelson Capital Charged with Unlawful Short Attack
  • Vinson & Elkins LLP
  • USA
  • October 8 2018

On September 12, 2018, the Securities and Exchange Commission charged hedge fund, Lemelson Capital and its adviser, Gregory Lemelson (together with


Japan’s 2018 Proxy Season Results Announced (Shareholder Activism Update (2))
  • White & Case LLP
  • Japan
  • July 18 2018

The number of shareholder proposals made by activist shareholders and the number of public companies facing shareholder proposals in general both


Corporate Governance Hot Topics Quarterly Update (June 27, 2018)
  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • USA
  • June 27 2018

Lazard's Quarterly Review of Shareholder Activism for Q1 of 2018 found increased activism by shareholders in terms of number of campaigns initiated


Recent Developments in Activist Investing in Japan
  • White & Case LLP
  • Japan
  • April 12 2018

Activist investor Oasis Management receives 90 approval for its proposals from minority shareholders at Tokyo Stock Exchange (ticker: 9449) listed


Navigating the Current Landscape of Shareholder Activism
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • USA
  • April 10 2018

On March 28, 2018, Skadden hosted the webinar “Navigating the Current Landscape of Shareholder Activism,” the fifth and final program in the 2017-18


Backing corporate activists: five ‘need-to-knows’ about proposed whistleblower reforms
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • March 23 2018

Australian companies are on the eve of a new age of corporate activism. New protections for whistleblowers who go public about serious corporate


Where is the Line? Options for Professional Leagues and Teams Facing On-Field Player Social Activism
  • Mintz
  • USA
  • February 22 2018

In July 2016, four players on the Minnesota Lynx WNBA team wore black shirts in support of the Black Lives Matter social justice movement. The WNBA