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Former director not entitled to books and records from his time as director

  • Jenner & Block
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 14 2014

In King v. DAG SPE Managing Member, Inc., No. 7770 (Del. Ch. Dec. 23, 2013), the Delaware Chancery Court dismissed a former director's demand for

Supreme Court: U.S. sales don’t subject foreign corporation to general jurisdiction

  • Jenner & Block
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  • Argentina, USA
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  • March 14 2014

In Daimler AG v. Bauman,134 S. Ct. 746 (2014) (No. 11-965), plaintiffs, twenty-two residents of Argentina, sued defendant Daimler, a German

Failure to make pre-suit demand not fatal in insider-trading derivative action

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 14 2014

In Silverberg ex rel. Dendreon Corp. v. Gold, No. 7646 (Del. Ch. Dec 31, 2013), a derivative plaintiff was allowed to proceed with his

Business judgment rule did not protect knowing violation of stock plan

  • Jenner & Block
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  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2014

In Pfeiffer v. Leedle, C.A. No. 7831, 2013 WL 5988416 (Del. Ch. Nov. 8, 2013), the Delaware Court of Chancery held that the business judgment rule

Delaware Court of Chancery holds that common stock must be issued pursuant to a properly executed written instrument in order to be considered valid

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2014

In Boris v. Schaheen, C.A. No. 8160-VCN (Del. Ch., December 2, 2013), the Delaware Court of Chancery held that Delaware General Corporation Law

Second Circuit revisits discovery due derivative plaintiffs

  • Jenner & Block
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 29 2014

In Halebian v. Berv, No. 12-3360-cv (2d Cir. Nov. 12, 2013), the Second Circuit revisited the issue of whether plaintiffs in derivative actions were

Non-prosecution agreement assists plaintiff in derivative litigation

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 29 2013

A derivative suit against Google, Inc. officers and defendants survived a motion to dismiss aided by company admissions in a non-prosecution

Minority shareholders need not approve sale of controlling stake

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 29 2013

In a rare ruling from the bench after oral argument, the Delaware Supreme Court reversed a preliminary injunction blocking an $8.2 billion

Rule regulating business deals with clients applies to in-house counsel

  • Jenner & Block
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 31 2013

The New Jersey Superior Court held that in-house corporate counsel are not exempt from the ethics rule that limits lawyers' ability to conduct

Momentum builds to protect law firm “in-house” privilege

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 31 2013

When a lawyer practicing in a law firm learns that he may have made a mistake in representing a current client that could give rise to future