July 28, 2021

July-August Issue: “Deal Lawyers” Newsletter

The July-August issue of our “Deal Lawyers” newsletter has been mailed – and posted online. It takes a deep dive into the growing business of M&A-related fiduciary duty claims against corporate officers. Topics include:

– What Claims are Being Brought Against Officers?
– Officer Liability: Beyond Motions to Dismiss
– Claims Against Persons Serving as Directors and Officers
– Pattern Energy: Officer Liability Leads to Unexculpated Director Liability

Remember that – as a “thank you” to those that subscribe to both & our “Deal Lawyers” newsletter – we are making all issues of the Deal Lawyers print newsletter available online. There is a big blue tab called “Back Issues” near the top of – 4th from the end of the row of tabs. This tab leads to all of our issues, including the most recent one.

And a bonus is that even if only one person in your firm is a subscriber to the Deal Lawyers print newsletter, anyone who has access to will be able to gain access to the Deal Lawyers print newsletter. For example, if your firm has a firmwide license to – and only one person subscribes to the print newsletter – everybody in your firm will be able to access the online issues of the print newsletter. That is real value. Here are FAQs about the Deal Lawyers print newsletter including how to access the issues online.

Liz Dunshee