Cain et al. Release Updated Figures on M&A Litigation

Matthew D. Cain, Jill Fisch, Steven Davidoff Solomon and Randall S. Thomas have updated The Shifting Tides of Merger Litigation, a paper that surveys trends in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) class action litigation.  The new version adds updated statistics for the first ten months of 2017, including two important data points.  First, the overall rate of M&A litigation (as…