SPAC Litigation Update

July 8, 2021
Event details
July 8, 2021
10:00 – 10:30 am Pacific Standard Time

Event summary

Cooley partner Shannon Eagan will be speaking on a panel discussion that will review the types of lawsuits that are hitting SPACs as well as how you can best position your company to avoid, or at least mitigate this litigation.

Details and registration

For more information, please email Deborah Argueta.

Topics Include

  • Pre-close litigation beyond M&A challenge suits of the type filed against Lucid Motors

  • The Akazoo settlement and what this means for future PIPE-related litigation

  • The spike in post-business combination litigation against SPACs

  • The evolution of non-indemnifiable fiduciary duty suit litigation

  • SEC enforcement priorities

  • Steps to take to mitigate litigation risk

Other presenters will include Woodruff Sawyer’s Priya Huskins and Nasdaq’s Jeff Thomas as they discuss this rapidly evolving area of litigation.

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