Mack Sperling

Mack Sperling

Brooks Pierce

Contact  |  View Bio  |  RSS

Latest Posts › Dismissals


Minority Shareholder Owed No Fiduciary Duty To Other Shareholders In Merger Transaction

Judge Gale's decision earlier this month in Corwin v. British American Tobacco PLC, 2015 NCBC 74 dismissed all of the claims of the Plaintiff class. If the name Corwin is ringing a bell with you, his case is the shareholder...more

8/19/2015 - Board of Directors Class Action Delaware General Corporation Law Dismissals Fiduciary Duty Merger Agreements Mergers Minority Shareholders RJ Reynolds Shareholder Litigation Shareholders Tobacco

NC Business Court Dismisses All Of Brazilian Plaintiff's Claims

The Plaintiff in Martinez v. Reynders had all of her claims dismissed last week in an Opinion from the Business Court. The case illustrates why you might want to think twice about incorporating a business in Brazil, and how...more

7/19/2013 - Business Formation Dismissals Foreign Nationals Fraud Incorporation

Be Ready To Prove Your Damages If You Want To Get To Trial

The lesson in the Business Court's first opinion of the year, Allen Smith Investment Properties, LLC v. Barbarry Properties, LLC, 2013 NCBC 1 is to be ready to present your calculation of damages at the summary judgment stage...more

1/8/2013 - Damages Dismissals Summary Judgment And Other Online Travel Vendors Don't Have To Pay Occupancy Taxes To North Carolina Counties

It's hard to like the result in Wake County v., LP, 2012 NCBC 61. The case is a consolidation of cases brought by several North Carolina counties (Mecklenburg, Wake, Dare, and Buncombe) against and other...more

1/7/2013 - Conversion Dismissals Local Ordinance Occupancy Tax Online Travel Vendors Pleadings

4 Results
View per page
Page: of 1

"My best business intelligence, in one easy email…"

Your first step to building a free, personalized, morning email brief covering pertinent authors and topics on JD Supra:

Sign up to create your digest using LinkedIn*

*By using the service, you signify your acceptance of JD Supra's Privacy Policy.
*With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name. Or, sign up using your email address.