"I don't see that decision as having anything new," asserts Peter Lyons, a partner at law firm Shearman & Sterling LLP, in regards to Delaware Court of Chancery Judge Leo E. Strine Jr.'s recent decision in the shareholder litigation challenging the sale of El Paso Corp. to Kinder Morgan Inc. Senior writer David Marcus chats with Lyons at the Tulane University Law School Corporate Law Institute in New Orleans. - Sarah Hashim-Waris
Investment bank Berkery, Noyes & Co. hired Vineet Asthana (an avid squash player) as a managing director in the telecom, media and technology group. For other updates launch today's Movers & shakers slideshow.
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