Katie Lieberg Stowe

Katie Lieberg Stowe

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

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In re Riverbed: The Beginning of the End for Disclosure-Only Settlements in M&A Cases?

The past decade has seen an incredible rise in M&A litigation. According to Cornerstone, in 2014, a whopping 93% of announced mergers valued over $100 million were subject to litigation, up from 44% in 2007. As Delaware...more

9/29/2015 - Acquisition Agreements Breach of Duty Class Action DE Supreme Court Disclosure Fiduciary Duty Merger Agreements Publicly-Traded Companies Settlement Shareholder Litigation Shareholders Supplemental Disclosures

RMBS Investors Sue U.S. Bank for Trust Losses

On August 5, 2015, RMBS investors filed a putative class action against U.S. Bank, N.A. in the Supreme Court for the State of New York. The investors assert that U.S. Bank, as trustee for the MASTR Adjustable Rate Mortgage...more

8/18/2015 - Adjustable-Rate Mortgage Breach of Duty Class Action Conflicts of Interest Fiduciary Duty Financial Institutions Loans Mortgages NY Supreme Court Putative Class Actions RMBS US Bank

SEC And FBI Try To Ketchup To Heinz Insider Traders

In the latest development in an SEC lawsuit filed Friday, February 15, U.S. District Judge Rakoff extended a freeze on a Swiss Goldman Sachs account linked to possible insider trading in H.J. Heinz Company call options. The...more

2/26/2013 - Acquisitions Aiding and Abetting Board of Directors Derivative Suit FBI Fiduciary Duty Goldman Sachs Heinz Insider Trading SEC Self-Dealing

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