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Target's Directors Re-Elected Despite ISS Recommendation
Lyle G. Ganske,Jennifer C. Lewis,Robert A. Profusek,Lizanne Thomas,Erin S. de la Mare, June 24, 2014
On June 11, 2014, shareholders of Target Corporation voted to elect each of its 10 nominees to the Board of Directors despite ISS's controversial recommendation that its clients vote against the election of seven nominees who served on Target's audit and/or corporate responsibility Board...
Exclusive Forum Provisions Become Mainstream
Lyle G. Ganske,Jennifer C. Lewis,Robert A. Profusek,Lizanne Thomas,Erin S. de la Mare, June 11, 2014
In June 2013, the Delaware Chancery Court upheld the validity of a bylaw adopted by Chevron's board of directors that designated the Delaware courts as the sole and exclusive forum for the adjudication of certain disputes, including M&A litigation and other shareholder strike suits. Although the...
Break Point? Delaware Supreme Court Upholds Validity of Fee-Shifting Bylaw
Robert W. Gaffey,Lyle G. Ganske,Eric Landau,Robert A. Profusek,Lizanne Thomas, May 28, 2014
On May 8, 2014, in ATP Tour, Inc. v. Deutscher Tennis Bund, et al., No. 534, 2013, the Delaware Supreme Court ruled that a bylaw shifting attorneys' fees and costs to the losing party in intra-corporate litigation can be valid and enforceable under Delaware law. While the case involved a member...