The Delaware Court of Chancery is internationally recognized for resolving disputes related to corporations and other business entities. Its excellence, opportunity for proceedings and swift determination, actions known as summary

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It is not uncommon for shareholders who seek appraisal of their shares, pursuant to Section 262 of the Delaware General Code (“DGCL”) in objection to a merger, to also pursue

Continue Reading Appraisal Actions Must Be Instituted Separately From Claims of Wrongdoing Against Directors and Officers, With One Exception

On January 10, 2012, in the case of In Re Appraisal of the Aristotle Corporation, the Delaware Court of Chancery addressed an issue of first impression with respect to
Continue Reading Court Reinforces Principle that in Most Circumstances Appraisal is the Exclusive Remedy in Connection With a Short Form Merger