Airgas, Inc. v. Air Products and Chemicals,
Inc., Del. Supr., No. 649, 2010 (Nov. 23, 2010), read
opinion here .
This Delaware Supreme Court opinion determined that the bylaw amendment by
which Air Products attempted to shorten the number of months...
On November 3, 2010, in Airgas, Inc. v. Air Products and
Chemicals Inc., No. 649,2010, the Delaware Supreme Court held oral argument
in the expedited appeal by Airgas of the Court of Chancery's October 8, 2010
decision. (A summary of that Chancery...
Louisiana Municipal Police Employees' Retirement System, No.
380, 2012 (Del. Supr., April 4, 2013) [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com
Issues Addressed :
(1) Whether or not a prior ruling...
Local 154 Retirement Fund v. Chevron Corporation , C.A. No. 7220-CS
(Del. Ch. June 25, 2013) [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com
Issue Addressed :
Enforceability of bylaws adopted by the Board...
A few days after highlighting an analysis of Delaware
corporate law in an opinion by Judge Richard Posner of the 7th Circuit that
discussed aspects of a director's fiduciary duties, here, (including
the benefit of scholarly insights on the ruling...
The U.S. Third Circuit Court of Appeals in City of Roseville Employees' Retirement System v. Horizon Lines, Inc., et al. , Case No. 10-2788, on August 24, 2011, in a 2-to-1 decision, read opinion here [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available...
We typically focus on summarizing corporate and
commercial decisions of Delaware's Supreme Court and Court of
Chancery, but today we find noteworthy a bevy of new lawsuits just filed
in the Delaware Court of Chancery. These new suits challenge...