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50% Shareholder Didn't Owe Fiduciary Duty To His 50% Co-Shareholder

This week's decision from the Business Court in Maurer v. Maurer, 2013 NCBC 44 [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com subscribers ] is a continuation of the litigation between Jill Maurer and the company owned by her and her husband, which was the subject of three Business...

No Right of Minority in Delaware to Put Shares to Corporation

Blaustein v. Lord Baltimore Capital Corp. , No. 272, 2013 (Del. Jan. 21, 2014) [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com subscribers ]. Issue Addressed : Whether the common law imposes any duty on directors of closely held corporations to consider buying out minority stockholders...