July 10, 2020

Volume X, Number 192

Articles in the National Law Review by John P. Stigi III

Date Title
11
Jul
Second Circuit Rejects First Circuit’s “Extreme Departure” Test for Assessing Materiality of an Alleged Omission of Interim Financial Information From Registration Statement
21
Jun
Second Circuit Holds that Contingent Equity-Based Compensation of Former Lehman Employees are Subordinate to Creditor Claims
9
Mar
Delaware Court of Chancery Holds that Cancellation of Shares Through Merger Deprives Stockholder of Standing in Section 220 Action
2
Mar
New York Appellate Division Revives Non-Monetary Class Action Settlement in M&A Class Action with Revised Standard of Review
8
Feb
Ninth Circuit Holds Alleged Violations of Aspirational Corporate Conduct Standards Insufficient to State Claim for Securities Fraud
7
Feb
Delaware Court of Chancery Rejects Bylaw That Required Supermajority Stockholder Vote to Remove Directors in Violation of 8 Del. C. § 141(k)
19
Jan
Delaware Supreme Court Confirms Dilution Claims Typically Are Derivative and Are Extinguished After Merger
9
Dec
U.S. Supreme Court Confirms that a Corporate Insider Receives a “Personal Benefit” by Providing Confidential Information to a Trading Relative or Friend, Affirming Conviction for Insider Trading
7
Oct
Delaware Court of Chancery Dismisses Post-Closing Disclosure Claims for Damages, Cautioning Such Claims Are Best Pursued Pre-Closing
13
Sep
Ninth Circuit Permits SEC to Assert Standalone Claim for False Sarbanes-Oxley Certification, Confirms Disgorgement Remedy Against CEO and CFO Despite Lack of Personal Involvement

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