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Sidley Austin LLP | USA | 16 Jun 2022

Relearning the ABCs: Delaware Court of Chancery Issues Rulings Making Clear That More Information Is Required in Bankruptcy-Alternative Proceedings

The Delaware Court of Chancery took the old maxim “justice delayed is justice denied” to heart recently when it denied a request for a stay of…
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Seyfarth Shaw LLP | USA | 16 Jun 2022

Judge Posner Called It a “Racket”

A Federal Judge Pushes Back Against a Very Similar "Mootness Fee" Petition in Federal Merger Litigation In a recent decision from the United States…
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Vinson & Elkins LLP | USA | 15 Jun 2022

Trending Liability Theories in Delaware SPAC-Related Litigation

In the wake of the wave of special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) deal activity in recent years, SPAC-related litigation is on the rise…
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Shearman & Sterling LLP | USA | 14 Jun 2022

Delaware Court Of Chancery Issues Post-Trial Judgment In Favor Of Defendant, Rejecting Stockholder’s Section 220 Books And Records Demand

On June 1, 2022, Vice Chancellor Lori W. Will of the Delaware Court of Chancery entered judgment in favor of defendant retail company (the…
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Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP | USA | 1 Jun 2022

In the Name of the Company: When Stockholders Interfere in the Boardroom

Takeaways Corporations can face a wave of stockholder actions purporting to enforce the corporations’ own legal rights, from books and records…
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Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP | USA | 24 May 2022

Delaware Courts Continue To Enforce Unambiguous Advance Notice Bylaws, But Incumbent Director Conduct Remains Subject to Equitable Review

In early 2020, in BlackRock Credit Allocation Income Tr., et al. v. Saba Capital Master Fund, Ltd.,1 the Delaware Supreme Court reiterated that…
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Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP | USA | 24 May 2022

Seventh and Ninth Circuits Split Over the Scope of Exclusive Forum Provisions

Earlier this year the United States Courts of Appeals for the Seventh and Ninth Circuits each addressed the question of whether an exclusive forum…
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Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP | USA | 24 May 2022

In Appraisal Cases, Court of Chancery Increases Deal Price-based Valuation if Evidence Shows Pre-Closing Change

For the purposes of a statutory appraisal under Delaware law, a corporation’s fair value is determined “on the date of the merger” ― in other words…
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Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP | USA | 24 May 2022

Gad-Zoox: Stockholders Obtain Books and Records Through Statutory Appraisal Proceeding, and Other Section 220 Developments

As discussed in prior issues, Delaware courts have recently refined and limited defenses to Section 220 books and records actions. No longer does a…
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Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP | USA | 24 May 2022

Court of Chancery Continues to Reject Demand Futility Claims Post-Zuckerberg

In September 2021, in United Food and Commercial Workers Union v. Zuckerberg, the Delaware Supreme Court embraced the Court of Chancery’s suggestion…
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