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Post date: Posted on: December 2, 2014

Plaintiffs in business disputes often attempt to make a case for the imminent danger of irreparable harm (a required element for ordering expedited proceedings and for many types of equitable relief, such as entitlement to a temporary restraining order (TRO) or preliminary injunction).  Courts ha

Tags: Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation, Courts, Equity / Chancery, Evidence
Post date: Posted on: November 23, 2014

At China Law Blog, Dan Harris shared his (blunt) thoughts on the value of an American Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) when dealing with China:

Tags: Business Ethics, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation, Commercial Transactions, Comparative Law, Contracts, Courts, International Law
Post date: Posted on: November 20, 2014

Francis Pileggi has an article in NACD Directorship about forum selection/limitation clauses in Delaware corporate bylaws: "

Tags: Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation, Corporations, Courts, Equity / Chancery, Securities
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: November 11, 2014

Berger Harris partner and Business Law Basics co-blogger Suzanne Holly has been published in Delaware Law ReviewHer art

Tags: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation
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 21, 2014

Facebook has filed suit against a number of major law firms, including DLA Piper and Milberg LLP, that represented a party-opponent.

Tags: Commercial Litigation, Contracts, Corporations, Intellectual Property, Legal Ethics, Legal Industry, Social Media, Technology & Law, Torts
Post date: Posted on: September 11, 2014

Consider the persimmon. No wild fruits are so sweet and delectable as ripe persimmons after the first fall freeze, if you can beat the birds to them. But a green persimmon is not just less tasty; it is inedible. Not even a ‘possum will eat a green persimmon.

Tags: Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation, Courts, Equity / Chancery
Post date: Posted on: August 28, 2014

Some types of business entities (most famously, corporations) offer limited liability to their managers, owners, and officers. That is, under most circumstances such parties will have no personal liability for debts incurred (through tort or contract) by the business entity.

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Bankruptcy, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation, Contracts, Corporations, Courts, Creditor / Debtor Law, Equity / Chancery, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships, Real Estate / Real Property, Torts

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