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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ERISA asset management for a large financial institution
Assisted a large financial institution with all aspects of a transaction to enhance the anticipated long-term return of its pension plan by a private more
Reservoir dispute for large municipality
Represented large municipality with regard to the challenge of a potential new reservoir, which would have the effect of removing the city’s existing more
Health and welfare plans and 401(k) plan compliance advice for a distributor of industrial control products and programmable logic controllers
Advise a direct seller of automation and industrial control products in connection with federal laws impacting health and welfare plans and with more
Reid v. American Optical Corporation et al.
Negotiated the voluntary dismissals, without payment, of hundreds of toxic tort - Silica lawsuits filed in multiple jurisdictions following initial more