The More the Merrier

By Deane Barker on June 24, 2003

States Consider Fight Against Oracle’s Bid for PeopleSoft: Because, you know, there just weren’t enough lawsuits.

“Looking to put additional pressure on Oracle Corp. to halt its hostile takeover bid of enterprise software rival PeopleSoft Inc., Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal has contacted every state in the union asking them to join a class action suit against Oracle, according to Blumenthal’s press office.

Several states have expressed interest, including Texas and California, though none has officially joined the suit.”