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Top Three Delaware Corporate Decisions for 2015

For the last ten years or so on these pages, I have selected annually the top Delaware corporate law decisions. This is a somewhat subjective exercise in light of the estimated 200 or more notable corporate and commercial decisions issued each year by Delaware’s Supreme Court and Court of Chancery. This year the top three … Continue Reading

Annual Review of Key Delaware Corporate Decisions

This is the tenth year that we are providing our annual review of the key corporate and commercial decisions from Delaware’s Supreme Court and Court of Chancery. This year we decided to pick only the top five among the more than 200 or so opinions that we highlighted. We encourage readers to suggest cases that … Continue Reading

Our Annual List of Top Ten Delaware Corporate Cases Published on Harvard Law School Corporate Forum

The Harvard Law School Corporate Governance Forum published a revised version of our annual list of top ten corporate decisions from Delaware’s Supreme Court and Court of Chancery. Yes, we are thrilled. For those readers who think other cases should have made it on the top ten list, we welcome suggestions for additions or “honorable … Continue Reading

Key 2013 Delaware Corporate and Commercial Decisions

Top Ten 2013 Delaware Corporate and Commercial Decisions By: Francis G.X. Pileggi and Kevin F. Brady This is our ninth annual review of key Delaware corporate and commercial decisions. During 2013, we reviewed and summarized over 200 decisions from Delaware’s Supreme Court and Court of Chancery on corporate and commercial issues. Among the decisions with … Continue Reading

Key Corporate and Commercial Delaware Decisions for First Five Months of 2013

Among the key corporate and commercial Delaware decisions that we have highlighted on these pages during the first five months of 2013, the following decisions either clarified existing Delaware law or announced new law on important substantive or procedural topics. This is a supplement to the annual review of cases we have provided on this … Continue Reading

Key Delaware Corporate and Commercial Decisions in 2012

Noteworthy 2012 Corporate and Commercial Decisions from Delaware’s Supreme Court and Court of Chancery. By: Francis G.X. Pileggi and Kevin F. Brady. Introduction This is the eighth year that we are providing an annual review of key Delaware corporate and commercial decisions. During 2012, we reviewed and summarized over 200 decisions from Delaware’s Supreme Court … Continue Reading

Key Corporate and Commercial Decisions in the 2nd and 3rd Quarters of 2012

Key corporate and commercial decisions that we have highlighted, with commentary, over the last few months (roughly the 2nd and 3rd quarters of 2012), are compiled at the hyperlinks below for the convenience of our readers. Supreme Court Upholds $2 Billion Judgment and $300 Million Fee Award LP Member Protected from Self-Interested Transaction by Terms of LP Agreement … Continue Reading

Key Delaware Corporate and Commercial Decisions in First 4 Months of 2012

The following key Delaware corporate and commercial decisions from the first four months of 2012 are a follow-up to our summary of the key decisions that we featured from 2011. We highlight on these pages all the corporate and commercial opinions from Delaware’s Supreme Court and Court of Chancery, and we have chosen the following 2012 rulings … Continue Reading

Noteworthy 2011 Corporate and Commercial Decisions from Delaware’s Supreme Court and Court of Chancery

Noteworthy 2011 Corporate and Commercial Decisions from Delaware’s Supreme Court and Court of Chancery. By:  Francis G.X. Pileggi and Kevin F. Brady. Introduction This is the seventh year that we are providing an annual review of key Delaware corporate and commercial decisions. During 2011, we reviewed and summarized approximately 200 decisions from Delaware’s Supreme Court … Continue Reading

Key Delaware Corporate and Commercial Decisions in 2010

Introduction This is the sixth year that we are providing an annual review of key Delaware corporate and commercial decisions. Links to the prior five annual reviews are in the right margin. During 2010, Kevin Brady and I reviewed approximately 300 decisions from Delaware’s Supreme Court and Court of Chancery on corporate and commercial issues. We … Continue Reading

Key Delaware Corporate and Commercial Cases from the First Five Months of 2010

Francis G.X. Pileggi and Kevin F. Brady, over the last five months or so, have highlighted on this blog approximately 100 cases on corporate and commercial law from the Delaware Supreme Court and the Delaware Court of Chancery. Among those cases, we selected the following cases as the most notable during that period of time. The … Continue Reading

Key Corporate and Commercial Cases from Delaware for 2009

A review of key corporate and commercial cases from Delaware in 2009 follows in this post. Also, Francis Pileggi and Kevin Brady have written an article highlighting the “Top 5” key corporate and commercial cases for 2009 from Delaware’s Chancery Court and Supreme Court . The article, available here, first appeared in the Delaware Law Weekly. Their article about the top corporate … Continue Reading

Selected Key Corporate and Commercial Delaware Decisions in 2008

My annual review of selected key corporate and commercial Delaware decisions in 2008 is here. The Delaware Law Weekly published it in its current issue. (Due to its length, this week only Part I appeared and next week the second half of the article will be published.) My short reviews for each of the last … Continue Reading

Overview of Key 2007 Decisions from Delaware’s Chancery Court and Supreme Court

  As I have done for opinions issued in 2005 and 2006, I have prepared a review here of key corporate and commercial decisions from the Delaware Chancery Court and Delaware Supreme Court during the year 2007. See my two prior yearly summaries here. The summary was prepared as an article that was published in the Jan. 16, 2008 … Continue Reading
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