Mr. Slutsky’s clients include public and private healthcare and life science companies and technology companies, their boards and officers, and private equity firms and their partners. His recent representations include:
- Dialogic Merger Litigation: Representation of the board of directors of Dialogic Inc. in connection with shareholder class action challenging the acquisition of Dialogic. Plaintiff voluntarily dismissed the complaint with no settlement.
- Great Hill Transactional Litigation. Representation of a private equity firm and a portfolio company that it purchased in connection with transactional litigation. Obtained significant Delaware Chancery Court ruling that a seller’s attorney-client privileged communications, including the seller’s privileged communications concerning the transaction, vest in the surviving corporation following the transaction unless the parties contractually agree otherwise.
- Shareholder Representative Services Contract Litigation. Representation of shareholder representative in lawsuit alleging breach of a merger agreement. Successfully argued and defeated the defendant’s dispositive motion to dismiss in Delaware Chancery Court.
- Countrywide Securities Litigation. Representation of Countrywide Financial Corporation and its affiliates in a multidistrict litigation in California federal court involving, among other cases, lawsuits brought by the FDIC in its capacity as receiver for various failed banks. Won dismissal in numerous of these lawsuits on the grounds that the FDIC’s claims were untimely under federal law and state law statutes of limitations and repose.