Defended former directors and officers of high-technology company and related investment funds against breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, and other claims following a merger transaction. The defense involves management of complex litigation, including a suit in state and federal court in Louisiana brought by the founder of the company, a separate putative class action in the Delaware Court of Chancery filed on behalf of all common shareholders, and various insurance coverage disputes with two insurers, including a suit filed on behalf of the company in federal court in North Carolina.

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Cavalier v. Jim Henson Co., Inc.
Won summary adjudication on behalf of defendants The Jim Henson Company, Simon & Schuster, Inc. and Viacom Inc. in an idea submission case on the more
Successfully represented financial institution in fair lending investigation
Persuaded the Department of Justice not to take any action against a financial institution for alleged violations of fair lending laws despite a more
Cree Inc. v. North Carolina State University
The firm served as lead counsel on behalf of Cree, Inc., a market leader in semiconductor manufacturing, against North Carolina State University for more
Sherman Act conspiracy and monopoly claims against obstetrical staff of a major regional hospital
Represented the obstetrical staff of a major regional hospital in resisting Sherman Act conspiracy and monopoly claims made by a group of licensed more