Professor Stephen Bainbridge, a leading corporate law scholar whose many publications are cited in opinions of Delaware’s Court of Chancery and Supreme Court, recently provided learned commentary about the latest guidance by the SEC on Rule 14a-8 regarding shareholder proposals.

The good professor provides citations and links to other commentary that suggests that this

The Delaware LLC Act, and related alternative entity acts, were amended effective August 1, 2021. There are three particular amendments, in response to three separate court decisions, that are especially noteworthy:

  • Amendments were made to allow delegation of management rights even by a conflicted principal–in response to the Chancery decision in Wenske v. Bluebell Creameries

This is a short compilation of several sources that are useful references for new protocols that are either recommended or required for remote court proceedings, including remote depositions. The links below include reminders of professionalism standards and other norms that still apply in the context of these new technological developments.

Procedures for hearings via Zoom