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Francis G.X. Pileggi
District of Delaware Revises Default Standard for Discovery of Electronically Stored Information

Periodically we report on rule changes in the federal courts so that practitioners are away of these changes and how they might affect litigation practice in Delaware courts. On December 8, 2011, the District of Delaware revised its Default Standard for...

Mike Mintz
Corporate Governance Trends and Issues in 2012

As the new year begins, we can't help but look forward and wonder what 2012 has in store for corporate counsel. Many predictions have been made regarding the top trends and issues we will see in corporate governance in 2012. The following list...

Mike Mintz
M&A: Torys' Top Trends for 2012

Tory’s LLP posted this YouTube video on M&A trends for 2012. With growing economic uncertainty for the year to come, Patrice Walch-Watson and Matthew Cockburn explain that M&A transactions will continue to play an important part...

Thomas Fox
From Whistleblower to RICO Claimant

The holiday season is past and many of us have returned to work. However, if you are a Chief Compliance Officer (CCO) there is a gift that you may wish to give yourself, it is " T he Whistleblower's Handbook - A Step-by-Step Guide to Doing...

Corporate and Securities Law Community Staff
Noteworthy 2011 Corporate and Commercial Decisions from Delaware’s Supreme Court and Court of Chancery

by Francis G.X. Pileggi and Kevin F. Brady. Introduction This is the seventh year that we are providing an annual review of key Delaware corporate and commercial decisions. During 2011, we reviewed and summarized approximately 200 decisions from...

Kevin M. LaCroix
The Top Ten D&O Stories of 2011

The year just ended was eventful in many ways. Earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, blizzards and droughts were scattered across the globe, and political unrest shook many countries. In a year filled with such significant developments, events...