These guidelines for collaboration between Delaware counsel and non- Delaware lawyers were prepared by Francis G.X. Pileggi, Kevin F. Brady and Jill Agro.
This is a compilation of selected key Delaware court decisions, rules, and customs to guide Delaware...
Blue Hen Mechanical, Inc. v. Christian Brothers Risk Pooling Trust, Del. Supr., No. 589, 2014 (Del. June 15, 2015) [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com subscribers ] [ Lexis Advance version ].
This Delaware Supreme Court...
On March 3, 2011, the Delaware Supreme Court issued
a one-page decision affirming Vice Chancellor Strine's decision in Yucaipa
American Alliance Fund II, L.P. v. Riggio, C.A. No. 5465-VCS (Del. Ch. Aug.
12, 2010), dismissing claims of breach of...
On September 7, 2012, the Delaware Supreme Court, applying California law, held that Intel's excess insurer's defense obligations were not triggered where Intel had settled with the underlying insurer for less than policy limits and had itself...
Francis G.X. Pileggi, Member-in-Charge of Eckert Seamans,
discusses a recent Delaware Court of Chancery case outlining the factors involved in assessing whether an attorney could place a retaining lien on a file of a client who had not paid the attorney's...
A proposed new addition as well as related amendments to the Delaware General Corporation Law would limit the impact of a recent Delaware Supreme Court decision in ATP Tours, Inc. v. Deutscher Tennis Bund (No. 534, 2013, May 8, 2014), highlighted on these...
In re Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc. Stockholders Litigation, Cons. C.A. No. 8922-VCG (Del. Ch. Sept. 10, 2014) [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com subscribers ].
This Chancery decision is noteworthy for its analysis of the...
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
Holders of preferred stock ("Series C-1 preferred
shareholders") appealed a decision from the Superior Court which found that the
Series C-1 preferred shareholders were not entitled to a liquidation preference
payout (estimated to be approximately...
by John Stigi
In Hill International, Inc. v. Opportunity Partners L.P. , No. 305, 2015, 2015 Del. LEXIS 322 (Del. July 2, 2015), the Delaware Supreme Court affirmed the Court of Chancery’s grant of injunctive relief as it recognized the plaintiff...
Amirsaleh v. Board of Trade of the City of
New York, Inc ., No. 75, 2010 (Del. Supr. Aug. 16, 2011),
read Delaware Supreme Court opinion here.
Prior decisions by the Court of Chancery (and a video/audio clip of trial court
proceedings), were highlighted...