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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Corporate governance investigation for a Midwest-based REIT
Represented a Midwest-based REIT in a corporate governance investigation. The firm reported to an audit committee of the NYSE-listed issuer regarding 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
Waste management, product stewardship and air quality issues for a specialty tape manufacturer
Represented a manufacturer of commodity, industrial grade and specialty adhesives tapes regarding a wide range of environmental issues, including more
FCPA investigation in South America
Conducted an internal FCPA investigation for a manufacturer relating to conduct in Argentina. The investigation included reviewing materials in more