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Chancery Court validates a defective merger and reaffirms reliance on outside legal counsel under Delaware law
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • September 20 2018

In The Cirillo Family Trust v. Aram Moezinia, Lewis Tepper, Mark Walter, and DAVA Pharmaceuticals, Inc., C.A. No. 10116-CB (Del. Ch. Jul. 11, 2018)


Dispute over put right illustrates the potential pitfalls of ambiguous contract language
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • September 20 2018

In QC Holdings, Inc. v. Allconnect, Inc., C.A. No. 2017-0715-JTL (Del. Ch. August 28, 2018), plaintiff QC Holdings, Inc. (“QC Holdings”), a former


Corporate Governance & Executive Compensation Survey 2018
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • USA
  • September 18 2018

On October 3, 2017, the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) published the NACD Blue Ribbon Commission Report on Culture as a Corporate


District Of Delaware Finds Successful Section 220 Action Tolled Claims For Alleged Mismanagement
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • USA
  • September 17 2018

On September 4, 2018, Judge Leonard P. Stark of the United States District Court for District of Delaware ruled that a shareholder’s separate Section


The financial crisis 10 years later: lessons learned
  • Paul Weiss
  • USA
  • September 15 2018

The financial crisis was ignited exactly ten years ago: on September 15, 2008, Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy. That same day, Bank of America


Board’s lack of independence from interested director excuses stockholder demand as futile
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • September 13 2018

In Sciabacucchi v. Liberty Broadband Corp., et al., C.A. No. 11418-VCG (Del. Ch. July 26, 2018), the Delaware Court of Chancery denied in part a


The Fifth Circuit Considers Enforceability of Blocking “Golden Share” Provisions
  • Cole Schotz PC
  • USA
  • September 11 2018

Bankruptcy remote structures have become common in recent years to attempt to prevent a borrower from filing for Chapter 11. One such structure is


Avoiding a Dog’s BreakfastSome Timely Reminders of How to Effectively Limit the Universe of Purported Representations upon which Fraud Claims Can be Made
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • September 10 2018

A “dog’s breakfast” is one of my favorite British expressions. It can sum up a muddled mess of confusing and contradictory allegations and purported


Delaware Amends Law Regarding Division and Formation of Limited Liability Companies
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • September 7 2018

Delaware has signed into law several amendments to the Delaware Limited Liability Company Act that provide for, among other things, the division of a


Chancery Court enforces LLC agreement, further demonstrating that LLCs are creatures of contract
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • September 6 2018

In A&J Capital, Inc. v. Law Office of Krug, C.A. No. 2018-0240-JRS (July 18, 2018), A&J Capital, Inc. (“A&J”) sought a declaratory judgment that it