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SEC Expert Opines on Illegal Poison Pill Agreement CORPORATE LAW Expert Case

SEC Expert Opines on Illegal Poison Pill Agreement

This case involves a defending company that had a board who have entrenched themselves in the positions by enacting a “poison pill” agreement that prevents any takeover of the company by shareholders. One of the shareholders attempted to vote out the curre …

Pharmaceutical Company Employee Allegedly Steals Trade Secrets CORPORATE LAW Expert Case

Pharmaceutical Company Employee Allegedly Steals Trade Secrets

This case involves an alleged breach of an employee confidentiality agreement, with trade secrets and confidential information passed from one company to another by a senior employee. The plaintiff is a biopharmaceutical firm that focused their R&D on  …

Bankruptcy Expert Discusses Law Firm Usurping Corporate Authority CORPORATE LAW Expert Case

…  commercial law case involves a claim of legal malpractice against a major law firm in Texas. The firm previously provided legal counsel to the plaintiff, …  company by the plaintiff constituted an attempt to usurp corporate opportunity. The plaintiff’s legal counsel asked the plaintiff to …

Experts Opine on Company’s Ability to Predict Bankruptcy CORPORATE LAW Expert Case

A group of investors in Illinois filed a class action suit against a leather manufacturing company for failing to foresee its own bankruptcy. The investors perceived company management to be misleading them, sending out ambiguous statements and and omitti …

Corporate Liability Questioned Following Factory Accident CORPORATE LAW Expert Case

…  plant to work their electroforming machines. The lawsuit quickly became a debate on corporate structure, as the jewelry company maintained that its subsidy, and …  bear liability for the accident. An expert familiar with corporate structures, liability, and human resource labor was needed to opine …

Energy Company Sued for Underpaid Royalties CORPORATE LAW Expert Case

Energy Company Sued for Underpaid Royalties

This is a reporting requirements and severance tax case involving a multinational energy company in Pennsylvania. Allegedly, the company had manipulated their royalty payments by overcharging on post-production expenses, reducing the amount of royalties th …

Compensation Consultant Opines on Allegedly Excessive CEO Salary CORPORATE LAW Expert Case

This case stems from a wrongful death suit, where the Chief Executive Officer of an urban renewal foundation  in South Dakota contracted terminal cancer after being exposed to toxic materials in a construction site. It has been already proven that the CEO …