Tag Archives: “delaware corporate litigation”;”choice of forum”;”francis g.x. pileggi”;”forum selection clause”

Chancery Allows Delaware Expedited Relief Request Despite NY Forum Selection Clause

A recent Delaware Court of Chancery decision entertained a request for expedited relief in Delaware despite a New York forum selection clause, in part due to the unavailability of the New York Courts that were not fully operational due to the coronavirus shutdown. Francis Pileggi and Chauna Abner co-authored an article with an overview of … Continue Reading

Delaware Supreme Court revives companies’ right to herd securities suits into federal courts

This post was prepared by Frank Reynolds, who has been following Delaware corporate law, and writing about it for various legal publications, for over 30 years. In a milestone opinion, the Delaware Supreme Court has ruled that the state’s corporation law permits Delaware chartered companies to designate the federal courts for all shareholder securities suits … Continue Reading