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Early heads-up for proxy season 2016 protecting directors
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • July 30 2015

One item your board might consider for year end 2015 and early 2016 is amending the company's charter to add the exculpating protection of DGCL


This time Delaware court decides in favor of board in director compensation lawsuit
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • July 8 2015

Over the last year, this blog has bemoaned the Delaware Chancery Court's decisions expanding potential liability for board compensation and fretted


Recent court decisions concerning director compensation
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • June 12 2015

The rest of the legal world seems to be waking up to an issue raised by this blog three years ago (See "Recent Court Decisions Suggest Changes to


Delaware courts approve another lawsuit over director stock awards
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2015

On April 30, the Delaware Chancery Court issued another decision in a shareholder derivative action against a corporation and its board members over


Reminder on electronic equity award agreements
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2015

This may be too late for most companies - at least for 2015, but I wanted to get out a reminder to double-check your electronic equity award


The Delaware quarterly January - March 2014
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2015

Dominating headlines in Delaware this quarter were a panoply of cases and proposed legislative amendments to the Delaware General Corporation Law


Financial services update Vol. 10, Issue 11
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • March 23 2015

This edition focuses on corporate governance and its Related Issues. In particular, academics from the School of Accountancy at Singapore Management


Oklahoma court pierces corporate veil in CERCLA case
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2015

On February 5, 2015, an Oklahoma federal court pierced the corporate veil in Cyprus Amax Minerals Co. v. TCI Pacific Communications, Inc. The


A quick follow up on executive compensation litigation
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • January 26 2015

Last Thursday, I blogged on the significance of George Leon Family Trust v. Johnson & Johnson (D.N.J. 2014) (Plaintiffs' Lawyers Continue to Press


Plaintiffs’ lawyers continue to press new theories in executive compensation litigation with some success
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2015

Today, I want to mention an important case from June 2014, George Leon Family Trust v. Johnson & Johnson (D.N.J. 2014), that did not receive