By Demian Russian
Mark Lebovitch, a Partner at Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann LLP, will be the special guest on this evening’s Playground Radio program (Tuesday, September 3rd, 8:00 pm Eastern) for a live, exclusive interview.
Mark Lebovitch is the lead attorney representing a class of Sirius XM Radio Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) investors, along with a public pension fund client, against Liberty Media Corporation (NASDAQ:LMCA), its Chairman John Malone and other members of Sirius XM Radio’s Board of Directors. The legal complaint alleges that John Malone and Liberty Media used a 2009 minority investment agreement in Sirius XM Radio to improperly take control of the company in January 2013 without paying a takeover premium or allowing investors to vote on the deal.
Mark Lebovitch is a partner at New York-based Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann, one of the world’s leading firms in advising public pension funds and other institutional investors on corporate governance, shareholder rights and securities litigation issues. Lebovitch heads the firm’s Corporate Governance litigation practice. He and his team represent investors seeking to enforce fiduciary obligations and protect shareholders in connection with Mergers & Acquisitions and similar fundamental corporate transactions, as well as in derivative litigation against corporate boards. He has prosecuted numerous precedent-setting actions challenging corporate conduct, including board failures of oversight, abusive acts by controlling shareholders, and transactional practices that deprived shareholders of fair value for their shares. Lebovitch has also litigated important cases protecting shareholder voting rights claims and challenging improper executive compensation.
Mr. Lebovitch will be interviewed this evening by Demian Russian (Editor-in-Chief, Satellite Radio Playground and Market Playground) and Spencer Osborne (Author, SiriusBuzz and Seeking Alpha). Following tonight’s special guest interview with Mark Lebovitch, listeners will be welcome to call in and join the live conversation by dialing (347) 934-0239.
Tonight’s Playground Radio program will be made available for live streaming at 8:00PM Eastern via the folowing link:
Disclosure: Long SIRI