• Proposed Amendments to the Delaware General Corporation Law
  • June 26, 2007 | Authors: Peter Allan Atkins; Edward B. Micheletti; Edward P. Welch
  • Law Firms: Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP - New York Office ; Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP - Wilmington Office ; Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP - New York Office
  • Each year, the Delaware legislature considers amendments to the Delaware General Corporation Law ("DGCL") in an effort to keep Delaware at the forefront of developing best practices, as well as to address specific corporate governance issues raised by practitioners, judges, professors and commentators about the interpretation and application of the DGCL. The Delaware Legislature is considering a series of amendments to the DGCL on a number of topics of interest to directors and officers of Delaware corporations.