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Yet another reason why D&O insurance is critical

  • Zuckerman Spaeder LLP
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  • USA
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  • December 15 2014

Corporate directors and officers may think indemnification provisions are sufficient to protect them from claims asserted against them by

Business judgment rule protects board’s decision to maximize the value of an insolvent Delaware corporation even if it puts creditors at risk; but it does not protect transfers of value from the corporation to a controlling shareholder or related party

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 31 2014

Directors of an insolvent corporation face a host of difficult questions. Should they wind up operations or file for bankruptcy to preserve assets

Delaware Court of Chancery rejects contemporaneous ownership requirement for creditors asserting derivative claims

  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 27 2014

In Quadrant Structured Products Co. v. Vertin, C.A. No. 6990-VCL, 2014 Del. Ch. LEXIS 193 (Del. Ch. Oct. 1, 2014), the Delaware Court of Chancery

Manufacturer's corner: Apple revisited

  • Spencer Fane Britt & Browne LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 26 2014

Remember when I wrote a glowing column about a Master Development and Supply Agreement Apple and its lawyers drafted? It was one of the most-read

LLP: when is a partnership not a partnership (and who cares)?

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 14 2014

A managing partner filed an involuntary chapter 7 petition against a professional limited liability partnership. The bankruptcy court denied the

Manufacturer's corner: Apple's master course on master supply agreements

  • Spencer Fane Britt & Browne LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 9 2014

This post comes to you based on a story by the always-excellent Matt Levine of BloombergView. Evidently Apple loaned a company called GT Advanced

Escaping taxes in bankruptcy through S corporations

  • Greenberg Glusker Fields Claman & Machtinger LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 29 2014

Shareholders of financially troubled S corporations may now be able to avoid the flow-through of taxes when the S corporation or its subsidiary files

MF Global executives approved to access most of US $200 million insurance pool to help defend civil lawsuits

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 7 2014

Fourteen former MF Global executives, including Jon Corzine, the former chairman and chief executive officer, are entitled to access most of a US

Business law quarterlysummer 2014

  • Dykema Gossett PLLC
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  • USA
  • -
  • August 25 2014

You may have encountered the term “bankruptcy remote”. It was coined to refer to a method of endowing a company with certain characteristics which

Mind your Ds and Os: policy language proves determinative in director and officer insurance coverage

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 15 2014

A recent pair of opinions from New York and Pennsylvania shows the importance of evaluating all parts of director and officer (D&O) insurance