Delaware Court of Chancery Refuses to "Keep Delaware Case Open" Pending Application for Attorneys' Fees in Related Texas Class Action

In Re Dynegy Inc. Shareholders Litigation, C. A. No. 5739-VCS (Del. Ch. Mar, 16, 2011), read letter ruling here. This three-page letter decision is short on length but long on potential significance. It should be read as a postscript to the report of the Special Counsel in Scully v. Nighthawk that...

Forum Shopping Case Closes with a Whimper

Scully v. Nighthawk is a recent Delaware Court of Chancery case involving multi-state class action litigation, highlighted on these pages here, in which the issue was raised about forum shopping and settlements of suits in multi-state corporate cases that could be potentially collusive. Professor...