In light of the rapidly changing coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, Troutman Sanders and Pepper Hamilton have postponed the effective date of their previously announced merger until July 1, 2020. The new firm – Troutman Pepper – will feature 1,100+ attorneys across 23 U.S. offices. Read more.
Troutman Sanders and Pepper Hamilton are producing a series of podcasts to discuss litigation topics that have been brought to the forefront by the COVID-19 pandemic and how businesses might be able to prepare and respond.
In this episode, Pepper Hamilton litigation partner Doug Herrmann focuses on securities litigation and disclosure issues. Joining Doug are litigation partner Tim Mast and corporate partner David Meyers with Troutman Sanders, and litigation partners Pam Palmer and Bob Hickok with Pepper Hamilton.
Topics discussed include if there will be a rise in litigation, including class actions and derivative lawsuits, SEC disclosure guidance, and also loss causation claims and insolvency issues.