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Delaware Court of Chancery Has Jurisdiction to Enjoin Potentially Unconstitutional Statute
Posted on 16 Jul 2015 by Francis G.X. Pileggi

The recent Delaware Court of Chancery decision in Doe v. Coupe , C.A. No. 10983-VCP (Del. Ch. July 14, 2015), clarifies the basis for equitable jurisdiction needed in order for the Court of Chancery to hear a claim that the state should be enjoined from... Read More

Francis Pileggi Discusses Delaware Chancery Court’s Denial of Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Indispensable Party in Non-Compete Case
Posted on 8 Sep 2012 by Francis G.X. Pileggi

Francis G.X. Pileggi of Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC, discusses NuVasive, Inc. v. Lanx, Inc ., C.A. No. 7266-VCG (Del. Ch. July 11, 2012), in which the Delaware Court of Chancery considered a claim that the defendant company improperly... Read More

Delaware Court of Chancery’s Original and Exclusive Jurisdiction Over Insurance Rehabilitation Proceedings
Posted on 11 Oct 2011 by Francis G.X. Pileggi

In re Rehabilitation of Manhattan Re-Insurance Co. , C.A. No. 2844-VCP (Del. Ch. Oct. 4, 2011). Read opinion here . Issues Addressed Whether the Court of Chancery has original and exclusive jurisdiction over insurance rehabilitation proceedings... Read More