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Be Mindful of Overlapping Officers and Directors

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As organizations create joint ventures, the creation of a board of directors of the joint venture requires careful consideration. Section 8 of the Clayton Antitrust Act of 1914 (“the Clayton Act”) prohibits an individual from...more

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

The Limits of Interposing a Limited Liability Entity as the General Partner of a Limited Partnership

Limited liability entities (corporations, limited liability companies, and limited partnerships) are formed every day for the simple and legitimate purpose of shielding their owners, directors and officers from personal...more

Morris James LLP

Court Finds LLC Manager Consent Statute Authorizes Personal Jurisdiction for Tort Claims Related to the Company, Not Just Alleged...

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CLP Toxicology, Inc. v. Casla Bio Holdings LLC, C.A. 2018-0783-PRW (Del. Ch. Jun. 29, 2020) & NC18C-10-332 PRW CCLD (Del. Super. Jun. 29, 2020) - In both the corporation and LLC contexts, Delaware law employs consent...more

Baker Donelson

Directors and Officers: Key Considerations for Continued Response to COVID-19

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As COVID-19 cases spike in many jurisdictions throughout the Southeast, corporations are forced to quickly adapt to an ever-changing environment. Despite the need to act quickly, corporate boards must remain mindful of, and...more

Butler Snow LLP

DOJ’s Recent Corporate Compliance Program Evaluation Updates: More Of A Boon Than A Burden

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When I first read about the changes to the United States Department of Justice’s official guidance on its long-standing “Evaluation of Corporate Compliance Programs,” I immediately set out to identify, digest, and analyze...more

Shearman & Sterling LLP

Delaware Supreme Court Reverses Dismissal Of Merger-Related Breach Of Fiduciary Duty Claims Regarding Allegedly Undisclosed...

On June 30, 2020, in an en banc opinion authored by Justice Karen L. Valihura, the Supreme Court of Delaware reversed the Delaware Court of Chancery’s dismissal of a stockholder lawsuit arising out of the merger between...more

Rivkin Radler LLP

New York Insurance Coverage Law Update

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United States District Court Orders Insured To Produce Certain Pre-Litigation Documents But Not Others Deemed Work Product 99 Wall sued Allied World seeking coverage under a property policy for water losses at 99 Wall’s...more

International Lawyers Network

Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Rehabilitation Proceedings in Canada

KEY FACTS OF BANKRUPTCY, INSOLVENCY & REHABILITATION PROCEEDINGS UNDER CANADIAN LAW - 1. Canada's Political and Legal System - Canada has a Federal constitution that was significantly overhauled in the early 1980's,...more

Hodgson Russ LLP

Zooming Into Court: New Complaint filed Against Zoom Related to COVID-19

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New investor lawsuits are popping up across the country as investors suffer losses they claim are due to COVID-19. One of the most recent suits accuses Zoom, the popular videoconferencing platform, and its directors of...more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Time to Review D&O Liability Protections in Distressed Private Companies

The COVID-19 pandemic is testing the oversight and management skills of directors and officers (“D&Os”) of all businesses, especially lean private companies....more

Lowenstein Sandler LLP

Economic Woes Mean It’s Time To Understand Chief Restructuring Officers

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Understanding the role of the chief restructuring officer has never been more important. Here’s what a CRO can and cannot do. In recent years, chief restructuring officers (CROs) have increasingly been assigned to assist...more

Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics...

[Event] Virtual 2020 San Francisco Regional Compliance & Ethics Conference - May 15th, San Francisco, CA

Our Virtual Regional Compliance Conferences provide updates on the latest news in regulatory requirement, compliance enforcement, and strategies to develop effective compliance programs. Watch, listen, and ask questions from...more

Goulston & Storrs PC

A Toolkit for Directors & Officers of US Companies Amid COVID-19 What’s Market?

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The current COVID-19 crisis has rapidly re-shaped everyday life around the world, and our understanding of the impact this disruption to daily interactions and routines has had on business is constantly evolving....more

Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA)

[Event] Virtual 2020 New York Regional Conference - May 8th, New York, NY

Regional Virtual Healthcare Compliance Conference Overview - Our one-day Regional Compliance Conferences provide attendees with a forum to interact with local compliance professionals, share information about your...more

Cohen & Gresser LLP

Legal Risks and Practical Considerations for Company Directors During the COVID-19 Crisis

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Introduction - The COVID-19 pandemic presents directors of all business entities with a profound and unprecedented set of challenges. Now more than ever, key decision-takers in businesses appreciate that their actions will...more

Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA)

[Event] 2020 Virtual Columbus Regional Conference - May 1st, Columbus, OH

Our Virtual Regional Healthcare Compliance Conferences provide updates on the latest news in regulatory requirement, compliance enforcement, and strategies to develop effective compliance programs. Watch, listen, and ask...more

White & Case LLP

Recommendations regarding the payment of dividends and repurchase of shares in Mexico

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Taking into account the health contingency enacted due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Mexico and in the world, as well as the prevailing uncertainty regarding the determination of the depth, duration and economic effects of such...more

Goulston & Storrs PC

A Toolkit for Directors & Officers of US Companies Amid COVID-19

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The current COVID-19 crisis has rapidly re-shaped everyday life around the world, and our understanding of the impact this disruption to daily interactions and routines has had on business is constantly evolving....more

Proskauer - Minding Your Business

Delaware Chancery Holds Early Committee Appointment Necessary to Cleanse Conflict from Corporate Transactions

In Salladay v. Lev, the Delaware Chancery Court elaborated on how early a corporate board must take protective measures to shield a conflicted transaction from entire fairness review. Salladay involved a motion to dismiss a...more

WilmerHale

COVID-19: As Corporate Insiders Look to Buy, a Reminder to Look Both Ways Before Crossing …

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While corporate stock buybacks, as well as dividend payments, are receiving significant scrutiny in the face of the coronavirus pandemic as companies look to preserve cash, the same is not currently true for stock purchases...more

McDermott Will & Emery

COVID-19 – New Regulations for Holding Annual General Meetings in Germany

The protective governmental measures to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, in particular, the restrictions on the assembly of persons, affects the ability of companies to act. For the time being, Stock Corporation...more

Alston & Bird

Coronavirus Update: UK Government Announces Proposed Changes to UK Insolvency Law

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Our London Finance team discuss the two main reforms to the UK insolvency regime and what protections British businesses can expect to receive. - Restructuring plan and moratorium - Wrongful trading measures - Other...more

Balch & Bingham LLP

10 Key Steps To Follow When Your Business is Approaching Insolvency

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It is well known that directors and officers of corporations (and managers of limited liability companies) owe fiduciary duties to their organizations and their shareholders (or members). These fiduciary obligations are...more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Covid-19: Wrongful Trading

For directors of companies facing financial difficulties, the wrongful trading regime can be front of mind, given the exposure to risk of personal liability....more

Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP

Three Practical Steps for Business Continuity Planning in Times of Crises

Do not fret if your organization was not completely prepared for COVID-19. Many weren’t and it’s not too late to implement good planning for immediate needs and for the future. ...more

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