Shareholders' litigation could still go to full trial

Berris, Julia
August 2008
Lawyer;8/18/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 33, p10
Trade Publication
The article discusses the court proceedings regarding the acquisition of the investment bank Bear Stearns & Co. Inc. by JPMorgan Chase & Co. at the New York State Supreme Court. Bear Stearns' former shareholders are accusing the bank's directors and JPMorgan of a breach of fiduciary duty for allowing the buyout to continue. It highlights the arguments of the lawyers from both sides regarding the accusations and other related issues.


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