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An Appearance in Inc. Magazine: Shareholder Lawsuits Following IPO

June 5, 2019

Management Liability/D&O

With class-action lawsuits filed against companies like Eventbrite and Lyft, experts are forecasting a surge in IPO litigation. Indeed, the research firm ISS Securities Class Action Services reports that IPO-related lawsuits have doubled since 2013, and the data indicates that most are directed at high-priced tech company IPOs.

Looking at this trend, I recently spoke with Inc. Magazine on the volatile nature of IPOs and the litigation environment we’ll experience for the foreseeable future: After the Flood of IPOs? Next Come the Shareholder Lawsuits

Shareholder reading an IPO lawsuit report on a tablet device

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Priya Cherian Huskins

Senior Vice President, Management Liability

Editor, Management Liability/D&O

Priya is a recognized expert and frequent speaker on D&O liability risk and its mitigation. In addition to consulting on D&O insurance, she counsels clients on corporate governance matters, including ways to reduce their exposure to shareholder lawsuits and regulatory investigations. Priya serves on the board of an S&P 500 public company and a large private company and has an impressive list of publications, speaking engagements, and awards for her influence and expertise in the industry. 

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Priya Cherian Huskins

Senior Vice President, Management Liability

Editor, Management Liability/D&O

Priya is a recognized expert and frequent speaker on D&O liability risk and its mitigation. In addition to consulting on D&O insurance, she counsels clients on corporate governance matters, including ways to reduce their exposure to shareholder lawsuits and regulatory investigations. Priya serves on the board of an S&P 500 public company and a large private company and has an impressive list of publications, speaking engagements, and awards for her influence and expertise in the industry. 

415.402.6527

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