Environmental Law’s Victor Flatt shares rights of Smith & Wesson shareholders

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Legal DiveVictor Flatt, the Coleman P. Burke Chair in Environmental Law and the associate director of the Burke Center for Environmental Law, said anyone who holds shares of a company has the right to file a shareholder derivative lawsuit, and he expects to see more such suits filed over environmental, social and governance factors going forward.