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Post date: Posted on: January 22, 2015

At the New York Business Divorce blog, Peter Mahler discusses the concept of “jerk insurance” and a recent federal court decision in the Southern District of New York:

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Commercial Litigation, Contracts, Corporations, Fiduciary Duties, Limited Liability Companies, Mergers and Acquisitions, Partnerships
Post date: Posted on: January 8, 2015

At the New York Business Divorce Blog, Peter Mahler has a retrospective piece looking at the top ten business divorce opinions issued by

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Commercial Litigation, Contracts, Corporations, Courts, Equity / Chancery, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships
Post date: Posted on: November 14, 2014

At the New York Business Divorce Blog, Peter Mahler reports on Harker v Guyther, 2014 NY Slip Op 07403 (N.Y.A.D. 3d Dep

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Business Ethics, Commercial Litigation, Contracts, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships
Post date: Posted on: October 31, 2014

The Delaware Corporate and Legal Services blog hosts a short piece explaining the business judgment rule, a critical component of corporate law.

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation, Corporations, Courts, Equity / Chancery, Fiduciary Duties
Post date: Posted on: October 7, 2014

Amendments to the Delaware Limited Liability Company Act adopted earlier this year by the Delaware General Assembly went into effect August 1, 2014. 

The amendments are as follows:

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Equity / Chancery, Legislation, Limited Liability Companies
Post date: Posted on: September 10, 2014

In Ross Holding and Management Co. v. Advance Realty Group LLC,[1] the Delaware Court of Chancery has held again that traditional corporate fiduciary duties of care and loyalty apply to the members and managers of limited liability companies.  The Court wrote:

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Comparative Law, Corporations, Equity / Chancery, Fiduciary Duties, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships

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