James v. National Financial LLC , C.A. No. 8931-VCL (Del. Ch. Dec. 5, 2014) [an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com subscribers] .
Why This Decision is Noteworthy : This Delaware Court of Chancery opinion reiterates the important...
Capella Holding, Inc. v. Anderson, C.A. No. 9809-VCN (Del. Ch. July 8, 2015), is a Delaware Court of Chancery decision that addresses recurring corporate litigation issues that make it a useful addition to the litigator’s toolbox (even as a duplicate...
Ross Holding and Management Company v.
Advance Realty Group LLC , C.A. No. 4113-VCN (Del. Ch. Sept. 29,
This short letter ruling granted in part a motion to compel unredacted tax
returns and related documents. The requested...
Ravenswood Investment Company, L.P. v. Winmill,
C.A. No. 3730-VCN (Del. Ch. May 31, 2011).
This case involved a plaintiff who is a significant
stockholder in a holding company managed by the individual defendants, a father...
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...
On November 11, the
Columbia Law School co-hosted with Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, a symposium
entitled: The Delaware Court of Chancery: Change and Continuity . In
addition to Justice Jack Jacobs of the Delaware Supreme Court, each of the 5...
OTK Associates, LLC v. Friedman , C.A. No. 8447-VCL (Del. Ch. Feb. 5, 2014) [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com subscribers ].
A few takeaways from this Court of Chancery opinion involving a challenged recapitalization of...
In The Matter of Bermor, Inc., C.A. No. 8401-VCL (Del. Ch. Feb. 9, 2015).
This Delaware Court of Chancery opinion is noteworthy for its pithy analysis of a petition to dissolve a deadlocked corporation pursuant to DGCL Section 273, which is a statutory...
David Weidner of the WSJ has a good post today asking the
question, "Is Leo Strine Serious?" Of course,
I'll admit to being a fan of Leo Strine's wit. If you read a lot of case
law, which is the punishment for being a law professor...
Jagodzinski v. Silicon Valley Innovation
Company LLC , C.A. No. 6203-VCP (Del. Ch. Feb. 14, 2012).
The issue addressed in this case was whether the Court of
Chancery should grant a Motion for Contempt and for the Appointment of...
The Delaware Court of Chancery's Guidelines Regarding the
Preservation of Electronically Stored Information (ESI) were previously
on this blog, but now Kevin F. Brady of Connolly Bove Lodge & Hutz LLP
in Wilmington, a nationally...
Capital Corp. v. Gatz Properties, LLC , is an iconic opinion
from the Delaware Court of Chancery that was issued on Jan. 27, 2012 and highlighted
on these pages here. This decision is momentous because it explains
why fiduciary duties will...
Sagarra Inversiones, S.L. v. Cementos
Portland Valderrivas, S.A., No. 6179-VCN (Del.Ch. July 7, 2011),
read letter ruling here .
When is the poor financial condition of a defendant
"poor enough" to satisfy the irreparable...
Steven Davidoff previously did a very good overview of the issues facing Martin
Marietta. I just want to add something to the discussion of the current legal battle in Delaware . Wait a minute ...
what's a Maryland company seeking to take over a...
Plains Exploration & Production Company Stockholder Litigation ,
Cons., C.A. No. 8090-VCN (Del. Ch. May 9, 2013) [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com
Issues Addressed :
Were Revlon duties of the...