M&A Litigation Developments: Where Do We Go From Here?

Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation

Edward B. Micheletti Jenness E. Parker

Three recent Delaware cases — C&J Energy, Corwin and Trulia — have helped usher in a dramatic shift in the deal litigation landscape, which is now marked by quickly mooted federal securities cases and cases pursued post-closing under Delaware law as damages actions.