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Cases underscore some pro hac vice ethics pitfalls
  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • USA
  • January 17 2019

If you’re admitted to handle a case PHV, mind your P’s and Q’s. Translation: Pro hac vice admission to practice before a court outside the state where


Delaware Starts Unclaimed Property “Compliance Reviews” (Different from Audits)
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 16 2019

If the Delaware Office of Unclaimed Property believes that a person may have filed an “inaccurate, incomplete, or false report,” the State Escheator


Key Compensation Items for the 2019 Proxy Season and Beyond
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • January 16 2019

Even as the US government shutdown continues to create complexities for many companies, 1 it is business as usual for


Delaware Chancery Court Holds Corporations Cannot Enact Federal Forum Provisions To Bypass Cyan and Preclude State Courts from Hearing Securities Act Claims
  • Mintz
  • USA
  • January 15 2019

In 2017, courts across this country were split on whether plaintiffs could assert a class action alleging claims under the Securities Act of 1933


Private Equity Update: Portfolio Company D&O Insurance May Not Extend to Private Equity Sponsors
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • January 15 2019

A recent decision from the Delaware Superior Court interpreting a so-called “capacity exclusion” in a director and officer (“D&O”) insurance policy


Year in Review: Top Insurance Cases of 2018
  • Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
  • USA
  • January 15 2019

2018 was a busy year for courts deciding insurance coverage disputes. Many of those decisions will shape the coverage landscape for years to come


Delaware Court of Chancery Declares Ineffective Exclusive Federal Forum Provision for 1933 Act Claims
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • January 14 2019

In Sciabacucchi v. Salzberg, C.A. No. 2017-0931-JTL, 2018 WL 6719718 (Del. Ch. Dec. 19, 2018), the Delaware Court of Chancery (Laster, V.C.) held that


Massachusetts’ Highest Court Narrows In Pari Delicto Defense
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • January 14 2019

In Merrimack College v. KPMG LLP, a college sued its independent auditor for the auditor's failure to report fraud by the


Chancery Court Denies Dismissal of Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims after Concluding that Stockholder Vote was Not Informed
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • January 14 2019

In In re Tangoe, Inc. Stockholders Litigation, C.A. No. 2017-0650-JRS (Del. Ch. Nov. 20, 2018), the Delaware Court of Chancery denied the director


DNREC to Promulgate Revised Coastal Zone Act Regulations in 2019
  • Manko Gold Katcher & Fox
  • USA
  • January 14 2019

In 2017, the Coastal Zone Conversion Permit Act (Conversion Permit Act) was signed into law, amending Delaware's landmark Coastal Zone Act. The