Description: Federal securities class action against company that produces a biodegradable plastic alternative for allegedly making false and misleading statements about the company, including by overstating the product's biodegradability in oceans and landfills.
Status: Brief filed by Council of Institutional Investors as amicus curiae in support of plaintiffs' motion for summary judgment. [ 05/19/2022 ]
Description: Challenge to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC’s) adoption of amendments to Rule 14a-8, which governs the submission of shareholder proposals for inclusion in a company’s proxy statement.
Status: Reply in further support of motion to dismiss filed by nominal defendants and defendants. [ 10/29/2021 ]
Description: Consolidated shareholder derivative action against directors and senior officers of Exxon Mobil Corporation for misleading the public concerning climate change and its impacts on Exxon's business.