Shant Manoukian represents public and private companies, private equity firms, and investors on a variety of corporate and M&A transactions.
Clients seek Shant’s advice in connection with joint ventures, recapitalizations, stock purchases, and other general corporate matters.
M&A/PE Briefing |Officer May Have Liability for Ignoring “Red Flags” of Sexual Harassment Problem at the Company (Under Caremark)—and for His Own Sexual Harassment (as a Duty of Loyalty Violation)—McDonald’s⟶
M&A/PE Briefing |Chancery’s Second Decision on SPAC Fiduciary Duties Reaffirms Entire Fairness Review But Still Leaves Open Whether It Would Apply If Disclosure Was Adequate—Delman⟶
Alerts and newsletters |M&A/PE Quarterly Newsletter, Winter 2022⟶
M&A/PE Briefing |Delaware Supreme Court Holds a Controller Is Not Liable For Its “Opportunistic and Manipulative” Conduct, As Fiduciary Duties Were Contractually Waived—Boardwalk Pipeline v. Bandera⟶
M&A/PE Briefing |Important Lessons from the Court of Chancery Regarding PE Sponsors, Portco Operating Agreements, Failed Projections, and More—P3 Health Group⟶
Client memorandum |Court of Chancery Addresses Board Responsibility Under Caremark for Cybersecurity Risk—SolarWinds⟶
Client memorandum |Second Circuit Makes New Law by Establishing a Bright-Line Test for Standing to Bring Rule 10b-5 Claims Challenging a Target’s False or Misleading Pre-Merger Disclosure—Menora v. Frutarom⟶
M&A/PE Briefing |Drafting Lessons from the Court of Chancery—the Meaning of “Void,” “Subject to,” and “And”⟶
Alerts and newsletters |M&A/PE Quarterly, Fall 2022⟶