Defense of publicly traded healthcare company in a federal securities fraud case brought by corporate shareholders and officers. Plaintiffs sought in excess of $50 million in compensatory and punitive damages. The case was settled without requiring the client or its insurer to pay any monies to the plaintiffs.
Representation of real estate investors in limited partnership derivative suits. Investors sought millions of dollars in damages, based on the diminution of the value of their investment and lost opportunities.
Representation of gaming software company in member buyout.
Representation of client in acquiring control of two family companies valued at over $100 million. Client was the beneficial owner of 50% of both family companies and had the right to purchase additional shares, which would make him the majority beneficial owner of both companies. However, the clien...