Posted on: May 18, 2017

"[M]aking good bourbon likely will do more productive good for society than this litigation."

Vice Chancellor Laster's elegant admonition to the owners of a distillery, quoted above, in Daniel Gerlanc v. Joseph Beatrice, et al. and Barrell Craft Spirits, LLC, C.A. No. 2017-0211-VCL, transcript (Del. Ch. Mar. 23, 2017; filed Apr. 7, 2017). The parties stipulated to dismissal of their dispute on April 28, 2017.

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Tag: Commercial Litigation, Courts, Equity / Chancery
Posted on: May 2, 2017

Eugene Volokh, the Gary T. Schwartz Professor of Law at the UCLA School of Law, has published a video criticizing Model Rule of Professional Conduct 8.4(g), adopted by the American Bar Association last year. The Rule exposes lawyers to sanctions for professional misconduct if they: 

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Tag: Constitutional Law, Legal Industry
Posted on: April 30, 2017

In the New Hampshire Bar News, Terri Pastori examines rights and regulations regarding political discussions in private workplaces.

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Tag: Administrative Law, Labor and Employment
Posted on: April 29, 2017

The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) recently created a free speech resources page for faculty members, so that they can access and utilize FIRE’s unique resources to lead the charge for meaningful campus reform.

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Tag: Constitutional Law, Consumer Protection, Fiduciary Duties
Posted on: April 27, 2017

At the Connolly Gallagher blog, our friend and former colleague Tim Holly has an update regarding Delaware HB 1, and some detailed analysis regarding changes made in response to concerns raised by industry groups:

Tag: Labor and Employment, Legislation

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