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Why M&A-Related Litigation is a Serious Problem

One of the most noteworthy recent trends in corporate and securities litigation has been the dramatic growth in the frequency of lawsuits relating to mergers and acquisitions activity. These lawsuits are not only becoming increasingly more common, but also increasingly more costly. The growth in this litigation activity has been so rapid that the significance … Continue Reading

Will the Hard Insurance Market Arrive Late?

One of the questions insurance professionals have been asking with interest and anxiety since the financial crisis began is whether the economic recession will lead to a "hard market" for insurance (characterized by rising prices and tightening terms and conditions).   Earlier this year, Advisen, the insurance information firm, created a stir by predicting that … Continue Reading