April 11, 2008
On April 11, 2008, BLB&G firm partner Mark Lebovitch participated as a guest speaker at the "Subprime Litigation and Liability: What You Need to Know for 2008," a webcast sponsored by RiskMetrics Group. As a featured panelist, Mr. Lebovitch discussed legal issues raised by the rising wave of subprime-related litigation, as well as the liability implications of directors and officers.
Mr. Lebovitch is primarily responsible for the Firm's corporate transaction litigation practice. Currently, he is prosecuting breach of fiduciary duty claims on behalf of two public pension systems in the Yahoo!, Inc. Takeover Litigation. He is also a member of the Firm's subprime litigation team, which focuses on vindicating shareholder and consumer rights arising from the mortgage and mortgage-based security debt crisis.