Halliburton: Good for the Plaintiffs’ Bar?

From the 2015 PLUS D&O Symposium session “The Post-Halliburton World: Securities Class Action Update,” moderator Darryl P. Rains (Morrison & Foerster LLP) and panelist Ramzi Abadou (Kahn Swick & Foti LLP) discuss the impact of the Halliburton decision.

Do you agree with this quote from Mr. Abadou?

“The law is developing in a very good way here for the plaintiffs’ bar.”

Let us know your thoughts in the comments. PLUS members can view this entire Conference session in the PLUS Multimedia Library.

Peter Eastwood on the Importance of Simplicity in Business

From his luncheon keynote at the 2015 PLUS D&O Symposium, President of Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Peter J. Eastwood discusses complexity in modern life, the existence of a trust deficit and the value of simplicity as a guiding principle in business.

PLUS members can view this entire Conference session in the PLUS Multimedia Library.

Trends in Delaware Law Affecting the Board Room

From the 2015 PLUS D&O Symposium session “What’s New in Delaware: Recent Decisions Affecting the Board Room,” moderator Carl Metzger, Esq. (Goodwin Procter) and panelists Srinivas M. Raju (Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A.) and Francis G.X. Pileggi (Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott LLC) discuss forum selection clauses, fee shifting bylaws and advancement provisions.

PLUS members can view this entire Conference session in the PLUS Multimedia Library.