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Shareholder Derivative Actions

Cravath is one of the premier firms in handling shareholder derivative litigation, frequently representing clients in the Delaware Court of Chancery as well as in other state and federal courts throughout the country. We handle all types of derivative litigation, including cases proceeding in parallel with securities class actions, stand‑alone derivative suits and investigations of shareholder demands. We have worked on such matters as counsel to corporations, officers and inside directors; outside directors; audit committees and other standing board committees; and special litigation and other ad hoc board committees.

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