The COVID-19 pandemic has raised a host of global litigation and regulatory challenges for corporations and regulators across the globe. These challenges are evolving at a rapid pace and clients are looking for consulting expertise across a range of sectors and practices. Cornerstone Research brings a multidisciplinary team to provide expert analysis and testimony for clients grappling with the legal challenges generated by the pandemic. Our relevant expertise spans a range of practices and specializations, including:

  • Antitrust
  • Business Interruption
  • Employment
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals
  • Hospitality and Travel

COVID-19 Memo Database

Cornerstone Research has collaborated with the Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University to provide insight into a wide range of topics related to COVID-19.

SEC Actions against Public Companies and Subsidiaries Declined Again in FY 2021

U.S. Natural Gas Physical Trading Volume and Marketed Production Remain High

Bankruptcy Filings Down in 1H 2021 after a Pandemic-Driven Spike in 2020

Securities Class Action Filing Activity Falls in 2020 Amid Global Pandemic

Securities Class Action Settlements Stay on Pace Despite Pandemic

COVID-19 Pandemic Drove Merger Transactions Reported to FTC, DOJ to a 10-Year Low

Accounting Rules May Spark Next Wave Of Bankruptcy Suits

The Potential Impact of COVID-19-Induced Volatility on Business Valuation in M&A and Bankruptcy Litigation

Assessing Health Data Privacy Damages During A Pandemic

Expectations for Healthcare Mergers During the Pandemic

Financial Strategies for Oil and Gas Cos. During the Slump

March Trading Halts and Other Trading Restrictions May Complicate Securities Class Actions

Collateralized Loan Obligations in the Age of COVID-19

“Contango With Me”: COVID-19 and the U.S. Crude Oil Market

COVID-19 Implications for Pharmaceutical Litigation

Potential Implications of the COVID-19 Pandemic for Securities and Derivative Litigation

5 Questions with Greg Eastman: The Failing Firm Defense in the Age of Covid-19

Coronavirus Could Create a “Bankruptcy Pandemic” Interview with Stuart Gilson of Harvard Business School