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Post date: Posted on: September 11, 2013

Chief Justice Myron Steele of the Delaware Supreme Court has announced his retirement, effective November 30.

Tags: Appeals, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Corporations, Courts, Equity / Chancery, Legal Theory, Legislation
Post date: Posted on: July 12, 2013

We previously noted here Professor George Kuney’s recent critique of legal education, in which he focused on the need to restructure traditional law firm summer associate programs.

Tags: Legal Industry
Post date: Posted on: July 1, 2013

We have previously discussed a number of legal issues relating to the electronic currency known as Bitcoin, including implications with respect to corporate and estate law.

Tags: Administrative Law, Commerce, Commercial Transactions, Criminal Law, Law & Economics, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: June 27, 2013

George Kuney, Lindsay Young Distinguished Professor of Law and Director of the Clayton Center for Entrepreneurial Law at the University of Tennessee College of Law, offers cri

Tags: Legal Industry
Post date: Posted on: June 25, 2013

There have been many recent articles about “patent trolls.” We previously noted Professor Epstein’s article “Trolling for 'Patent Trolls'” here.

Tags: Commercial Litigation, Commercial Transactions, Intellectual Property, International Law, Legislation
Post date: Posted on: June 20, 2013

The Delaware Senate has passed House Bill 126, amending the Delaware Limited Liability Company Act.  The Delaware House of Representatives passed the bill on May 15.

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Courts, Creditor / Debtor Law, Equity / Chancery, Fiduciary Duties, Legal History, Legal Theory, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships, Professional News
Post date: Posted on: June 19, 2013

The Spring 2013 edition of Delaware Docket, a publication of the Delaware state courts, is available online.

Tags: Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation, Courts, Criminal Law, Legal Industry
Post date: Posted on: June 12, 2013

Professor Richard Epstein has published an article on the controversial issue of "patent trolls," companies that buy up patent rights in o

Tags: Administrative Law, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, Law & Economics, Legislation, Technology & Law