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Mark Hurd Quoted on Front Page of International Financial Law Review Analysis of AIG, In Re Citigroup Decisions

Wilmington, DE – March 5, 2009 – Morris Nichols corporate and business litigation partner S. Mark Hurd was quoted in a front page article published by the International Financial Law Review that focused on the Delaware Chancery Court decisions AIG and In Re Citigroup.

In Delaware courts clear Citigroup and AIG, Mark provided informational background and pointed out the purpose and significance of the decisions that lay the groundwork for business judgment suits to be applied to actions taken by companies before the housing mortgage crisis.  Also providing comment was Alan Stone, a former Morris Nichols partner, now at Milbank Tweed.

The International Financial Law Review is the world’s leading magazine for in-house counsel and practitioners in the financial markets, reporting on news and analysis of international deals, legislative changes, practice issues as well as the latest innovations in areas such as capital markets, banking, project finance, corporate governance, bankruptcy, litigation, and M&A.

Mark Hurd is a member of Morris Nichols’ Corporate and Business Litigation Group.  His practice focuses on corporate mergers and acquisitions, defense of stockholder class and derivative actions, and statutory actions relating to the governance and valuation of Delaware corporations.  Mark also advises boards of directors and special committees in conflict of interest transactions and derivative litigation.