Tag Archives: Rule 59(f)

Chancery Grants Defamation Damages

A recent Delaware decision is notable for two reasons. First, it provides an example of a relatively rare defamation finding in a decision by the Delaware Court of Chancery. In Laser Tone Business Systems, LLC v. Delaware Micro-Computer LLC, C.A. No. 2017-0439-TMR (Del. Ch. Jan. 17, 2020), the court granted damages in the amount of … Continue Reading

Chancery Denies Motion for Reargument and Affirms Decision to Provide Equitable and Monetary Remedies for Breach of an Agreement to Negotiate in Good Faith

PharmAthene, Inc. v. SIGA Technologies, Inc., C.A. No. 2627-VCP (Del. Ch. Dec. 16, 2011), read opinion denying a motion for reargument here. The Court of Chancery’s original 117-page decision from September 2011 involving the award of damages for breach of an “agreement to negotiate in good faith” was highlighted on these pages here. Other Delaware decisions in this matter … Continue Reading

Chancery Denies Motion for Reargument and Explains Law of the Case Doctrine

Naughty Monkey LLC v. MarineMax Northeast LLC, C.A. No. 5095-VCN (Del. Ch. Dec. 20, 2011).  This is the latest in a series of decisions by the Court of Chancery involving these parties and their long running dispute over the purchase and sale of a very expensive boat.  See highlights of prior decisions here and here. The gist of … Continue Reading

Chancery Denies a Motion for Reargument and Motion to Amend its Ruling

The Ravenswood Investment Company L.P. v. Winmill, C.A. No. 3730-VCN (Del. Ch. Nov. 30, 2011), read letter ruling here. A prior decision by the Delaware Court of Chancery in this case was highlighted on these pages here. Issue Addressed The Court addressed a motion for reargument under Rule 59(f), as well as Court of Chancery Rule 59(e), … Continue Reading

Chancery Court Grants Limited Reargument of Metromedia Appraisal Decision

In Re Appraisal of Metromedia International Group, No.3351-CC (Del. Ch., April 28, 2009), read letter decision here. Kevin Brady, a highly respected Delaware litigator, provides us with the benefit of his following review of this Delaware Chancery Court case: Chancellor Chandler granted Petitioner’s Motion for Reconsideration of the Court’s April 16, 2009 post-trial appraisal decision … Continue Reading