TITLE

What Should We Do About Multijurisdictional Litigation in M&A Deals?

AUTHOR(S)
Thomas, Randall S.
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Vanderbilt Law Review;Nov2013, Vol. 66 Issue 6, p1925
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses multijurisdictional litigation in relation to merger and acquisition (M&A)-related deals in America as of November 2013, focusing on forum shopping, the comity legal principle, and forum-selection clauses. Other topics include representative shareholder litigation, the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act, and securities law-based class action cases in America. The cost benefits associated with multijurisdictional litigation are also examined.
ACCESSION #
92596238

 

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