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845 A.2d 1031 *; 2004 Del. LEXIS 161 **
PATRICK TOOLEY AND KEVIN LEWIS, Plaintiffs Below, Appellants, v. DONALDSON, LUFKIN, & JENRETTE, INC., JOHN STEELE CHALSTY, HENRI DE CASTRIES, MICHAEL HEGARTY, EDWARD D. MILLER, STANLEY B. TULIN, DENIS DUVERNE, HENRI G. HOTTINGUER, W. EDWIN JARMAIN, JOE L. ROBY, HAMILTON E. JAMES, ANTHONY F. DADDINO, DAVID F. DeLUCIA, STUART M. ROBBINS, FRANCIS JUNGERS, W.J. SANDERS III, LOUIS HARRIS, JANE MACK GOULD AND JOHN C. WEST, Defendants Below, Appellees.
Subsequent History: On remand at Tooley v. AXA Fin., Inc., 2005 Del. Ch. LEXIS 67 (Del. Ch., May 13, 2005)
Prior History: [**1] Court Below: Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware, in and for New Castle County. C.A. No. 18414. Upon appeal from the Court of Chancery.
Tooley v. Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, Inc., 2003 Del. Ch. LEXIS 10 (Del. Ch., Jan. 21, 2003)
Disposition: Affirmed in part, reversed in part and remanded.
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