In re El Paso Shareholder Litigation, Consolidated C.A. No. 6949-CS (Del. Ch. 2012)

Our firm, together with Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, is representing Kinder Morgan, Inc. in a putative stockholder class action challenging Kinder Morgan’s more than $35 billion acquisition of energy company El Paso Corporation (In re El Paso Shareholder Litigation (Consolidated C.A. No. 6949-CS)).  The Court of Chancery denied plaintiffs' motion to preliminarily enjoin the stockholder vote on the pending transaction on February 29, 2012, and the transaction successfully closed in May 2012.