Michael S. Gordon

Michael S. Gordon

Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

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Delaware Chancery Rejects Books and Records Demand as Time-Barred

The Delaware Court of Chancery recently found that a shareholder’s demand for books and records was time-barred, as the alleged basis for a derivative action occurred nearly seven years ago and thus was well beyond any...more

10/22/2014 - Books & Records Class Action Derivative Suit Insider Trading Laches Monster Energy Drinks Securities Litigation Shareholders Statute of Limitations Tolling

New York Federal Court Dismisses Derivative Suit Against Sons of Norway Executives

On February 6, the US Court for the Eastern District of New York dismissed a derivative suit against the CEO, general counsel and former international president of Sons of Norway, a fraternal organization. Former members of a...more

2/20/2014 - Breach of Duty Defamation Derivative Suit Fiduciary Duty Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress

Corporate and Financial Weekly Digest - Volume IX, Issue 7

In this issue: - CFTC Exempts MTFs from US Registration Requirements - CFTC Guidance Relating to Trading on SEFs and DCMs - NFA Issues Notice to Members Regarding Member Obligations Under NFA Bylaw 1101...more

2/17/2014 - CFTC Commodity Futures Contracts Derivative Suit Insider Trading MTFs NFA SEC SEFs

Delaware Chancery Court Permits Shareholder to Bring Fiduciary Claim for Board’s Violation of a Stock Incentive Plan

On November 8, the Delaware Chancery Court denied a motion to dismiss a derivative action brought by a shareholder of Healthways, Inc. against the company’s president, Ben Leedle, Jr., and the board of directors for approving...more

11/27/2013 - Board of Directors Corporate Governance Corporate Officers Derivative Suit Duty of Care Duty of Loyalty Fiduciary Duty Incentive Stock Options Proxy Statements Shareholders Stock Options

Delaware Supreme Court Upholds Good Faith Presumption in Limited Partnership Agreement

The Delaware Supreme Court recently affirmed the lower court’s dismissal of a derivative and class action complaint against the general partner and other managers of a limited partnership because the plaintiff failed to...more

6/12/2013 - Class Action Derivative Suit Good Faith Joint Venture Limited Partnership Agreements Limited Partnerships

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