Daily Archives: July 17, 2015, 2:37 pm

SEC Charges Pennsylvania Attorney with Insider Trading in Advance of Merger Announcement — SEC Press Release

The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged a Pennsylvania attorney with insider trading in the stock of Harleysville Group, Inc. in advance of the 2011 announcement of a $760 million merger of Harleysville and Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company. via SEC Charges Pennsylvania Attorney with Insider Trading in Advance of Merger Announcement — SEC Press Release

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The Beginning of the End of the Merger Objection Lawsuit Curse? | The D&O Diary

One of the great curses of the corporate litigation environment in recent years has been the proliferation of merger objection suits, the incidence of which has gotten to the point that now just about every large merger deal draws at least one lawsuit, and sometimes several. However, if recent developments in the Delaware Chancery Court are any indication, the courts…

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