Angela Liu

Angela Liu

Dechert LLP

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Delaware Supreme Court Confirms Exculpatory Clauses Have Teeth, and Can Be Used By Director Defendants At The Pleading Stage

In a decision with important implications for directors of public companies, the Delaware Supreme Court overturned two Chancery Court opinions and ruled that independent directors facing breach of duty of care claims arising...more

5/19/2015 - Breach of Duty DE Supreme Court Exculpatory Clauses Fiduciary Duty Independent Boards

Ninth Circuit Rules that Say-On-Pay Suit Belongs in State Court

In a recent ruling, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit concluded that certain related shareholder derivative suits arising out of a say-on-pay decision involving Pico Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) were...more

8/14/2013 - Board of Directors Derivative Suit Dodd-Frank Executive Compensation Fiduciary Duty Jurisdiction Removal Say-on-Pay

Defending Section 162(m) Executive Compensation Derivative Suits in the United States

Decisions regarding executive compensation fall squarely within the discretion of a public company’s board of directors. Recently, however, plaintiffs’ firms have been trying to invade the board’s purview by bringing...more

2/12/2013 - Board of Directors Business Judgment Rule Derivative Suit Executive Compensation Fiduciary Duty Section 162(m) Shareholder Litigation

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