D&O Alert: This sector had the most litigation in 2015
The Life Sciences sector was the most frequently sued in 2015. Find out why.
In 2015, D&O claims against Life Sciences companies accounted for 20% of all federal class action securities litigation. Although this is down from 22% in 2014, the Life Sciences sector still accounts for more D&O litigation than any other sector (the next-most frequently sued sector in 2015 was software companies, which accounted for 6% of securities suit filings).
Why is this happening? Read the full report.