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Oregon state court refuses to enforce forum selection bylaw

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 29 2014

In Roberts v. TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc., No. 1402-02441 (Cir. Ct. Or. Aug 14, 2014), an Oregon state court, breaking with state courts in

Texas Court of Appeals decertifies class of Brigham shareholders

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 22 2014

On August 15, the Texas Court of Appeals decertified a class of Brigham Exploration Co. shareholders, holding that the trial court failed to comply

Texas Supreme Court denies minority shareholder’s oppression claims

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 27 2014

On June 20, the Texas Supreme Court ruled that courts are not authorized to order closely held corporations to buy out a minority shareholder's

Proposed amendments to Delaware General Corporation Law and Courts and Judicial Procedure Law

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 25 2014

Proposed amendments to the Delaware General Corporation Law (DGCL) are being considered by the Corporation Law Section of the Delaware State Bar

Shareholder derivative suit dismissed for failure to show demand futility

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 31 2014

The Supreme Court of the State of New York, County of New York recently dismissed a shareholder derivative suit on behalf of Travelzoo, Inc. because

Delaware legislature adopts amendments to Delaware General Corporation Law

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 9 2013

Effective as of August 1, 2013, the Delaware legislature adopted several significant amendments to the Delaware General Corporation Law (DGCL). No

Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals rejects argument that Wisconsin corporate law is part of articles of incorporation

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 18 2012

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit rejected the argument of a dissenting shareholder in a freezout merger that provisions of Wisconsin’s corporate law were binding contractually on a company’s founders and its investors

Indemnification extended to officer's post-employment actions

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 13 2012

The Delaware Chancery Court granted indemnification to an officer who defended claims against him arising from representations he allegedly made before a merger, and for related conduct that occurred after that merger

Delaware Court upholds transfer of voting interests to an existing LLC member

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 12 2011

The Delaware Court of Chancery has upheld the assignment of a Delaware limited liability company membership interest, including the voting rights associated with that interest, to an existing member of the LLC

Delaware rules on shareholder access to corporate books and records

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 20 2010

Shareholder Westland Police & Fire Retirement System brought an action under Section 220 of the Delaware General Corporate Law to review the books and records of Axcelis Technologies, Inc