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...
Re K-Sea Transportation Partners LP Unitholders Litigation , C.A.
No. 6301-VCP (Del. Ch. April 4, 2012). The
prior Chancery decision in this case was highlighted on these pages here.
Issues Addressed :
The issues addressed by the Court of Chancery...
Last week I gave a short presentation at the annual conference of CBIZ, the national consulting and accounting firm, on recent Delaware cases on the topic of "fair value" in the context of an appraisal pursuant to DGCL Section 262, and an overview...
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...
In Genger v. TR Investors, LLC, No. 592, 2010
(Del. Supr., July 18, 2011), read opinion here , the
Delaware Supreme Court addressed electronic discovery issues in a 45-page
opinion that warrants close examination by those engaged in business