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Transactional

Dell to Pay $1B to Settle Transaction Lawsuit

In a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Dell Technologies Inc., along with co-defendants Silver Lake Group and Goldman Sachs, says it has reached a $1 billion settlement of a lawsuit accusing it of short-changing some shareholders in a controversial $23.9 billion transaction in December 2018 that marked its return as a publicly traded company. The plaintiffs have agreed to dismissal of all claims. A trial had been scheduled to begin in December...

Litigation

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Walmart Offers to Settle Opioid Epidemic Lawsuits for $3.1B

Walmart recently became the latest major drug industry player to pledge support to state, local, and tribal governments still struggling with an epidemic of overdose deaths, proposing a $3.1 billion settlement over the negative effects of prescription opioids that were sold at its pharmacies. Over the past two decades, opioids in general have been linked to more than 500,000 deaths in the U.S. alone...

Policy

Biden Ordered by Judge to lift Trump-era Title 42 Immigration Rule

A federal judge recently ordered the Biden administration to lift asylum restrictions put in place during the Trump administration at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. Emmet Sullivan, Senior Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, who was appointed by President Bill Clinton, called the ban “arbitrary and capricious” and ruled that enforcement must end immediately for families and single adults...

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The Current State of the Lateral Legal Market

As a lot of the world’s top law firms are deal-driven, it makes sense that many have seen a significant slowdown (particularly in capital markets and private equity M&A practice areas) as a result of the 57% year-over-year global decline in IPOs in the third quarter. Thus, it’s also no wonder there’s been a corresponding slowdown in the movement of associates within these areas...

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