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Fiduciary Duties of Directors
  • Fredrikson & Byron PA
  • USA
  • January 16 2018

Directors owe these fiduciary duties to the corporation: care, loyalty, good faith, compliance and oversight. This article focuses on directors’


BVI directors under the microscope: Proper purpose rule examined in important judgment for fiduciaries
  • Harneys
  • British Virgin Islands
  • January 12 2018

In its November ruling, the BVI Court of Appeal carefully considered whether a fresh issuance of shares by directors was done for a proper purpose or


NY Department of Financial Services Proposes its Own Fiduciary Rule in Response to U.S. DOL Delay
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • January 4 2018

In February, President Trump signed an Executive Order directing the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) to review the fiduciary rule for brokers that


Plaintiffs May Proceed On Allegations That Wells Fargo Directors Ignored Red Flags
  • Jenner & Block LLP
  • USA
  • January 3 2018

In In re Wells Fargo & Co. Shareholder Derivative Litigation, No. 16-cv-05541-JST (N.D. Cal. Oct. 4, 2017), plaintiffs brought a shareholder


Seventh Circuit Reverses ERISA Class Due to Absence of Common Fiduciary Duty
  • Jenner & Block LLP
  • USA
  • January 3 2018

In Priddy v. Health Care Service Corp., No. 16-4127 (7th Cir. Aug. 31, 2017), plaintiff sued one of the nation's largest health insurance providers


Fiduciary Duties of “Ordinary” People
  • Burns & Levinson LLP
  • USA
  • January 2 2018

In a recent blog post, I discussed how all-encompassing a fiduciary duty can be and how in-house counsel in closely held businesses might want to


Enforcement of loans, guarantees and security documentation in Sweden
  • Hamilton
  • Sweden, Global
  • January 2 2018

A structured guide to enforcement of loans, guarantees and security documentation in Sweden


Plaintiffs Lack Standing to Bring ERISA Fee Litigation Case
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • December 28 2017

A federal district court in Georgia dismissed claims by participants in Delta Air Lines, Inc.’s 401(k) plan who alleged that Delta breached its ERISA


SEC’s Regulatory Agenda Revealed
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • December 18 2017

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) published an update to its regulatory agenda for the year on December 14, 2017, as part of a broad


Restructuring & Insolvency: Director and parent company liability in the USA
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • USA, Global
  • December 15 2017

A structured guide to director and parent company liability in the USA