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Oct 3, 2022

What if Elon Musk loses the Twitter case but defies the court?

The consequences of the Tesla billionaire losing badly has raised concerns about how the Delaware court, known for its handling of high-profile business disputes, would enforce its final ruling.

Apr 29, 2019

Corporate Law: Breach of Fiduciary Duty-Shareholder Oppression-Equitable Relief

Where plaintiff brought an action for breach of fiduciary duty and for dissolution of the company or other equitable relief after she was removed as president and treasurer and her employment terminated, the judgments awarding damages and equitable relief to the plaintiff are affirmed because the defendants’ affirmative defenses failed, and the trial court did […]

Nov 26, 2018

Corporate Law: Limited Liability Company-Operating Agreement Withdrawal

Where one of two members of a limited liability company challenged trial court findings that he breached the LLC’s operating agreement by failing to make the required capital contribution and by soliciting the purchase of his interest by a third party without the consent of the LLC’s other member, the judgment is affirmed in part […]

May 18, 2018

Corporate Law : Stock Redemption Agreement – Newly Discovered Evidence

Ryan v. Ryan (MLW No. 71645/Case No. 16-3149 – 14 pages) (U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, Loken, J.)

May 18, 2018

Corporate Law : Piercing The Veil –  Fraudulent Transfer

Cutcliff v. Reuter (MLW No. 71648/Case No. 17-1465 – 12 pages) (U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, Gruender, J.)

Apr 9, 2018

Corporate Law : UFTA – Intent –  Corporate Veil

Hurricane Deck Holding Company v. Spanburg Investments, LLC (MLW No. 71513/Case No. SD34779 – 8 pages) (Missouri Court of Appeals, Southern District, Bates, J.)

Dec 28, 2017

Corporate Law : Restrictive Stock Agreement –  Third-Party Offer –  Buy-Out Provision

Guller v. Waks (MLW No. 71288/Case No. ED105311/ED105449 – 12 pages) (Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District, Van Amburg, J.)

Sep 8, 2017

Corporate Law : Ponzi Scheme – Distribution Of Assets – Legal Fees

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission v. Quan (MLW No. 70986/Case No. 16-1072 – 14 pages) (U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, Kelly, J.)

Jul 27, 2017

Corporate Law : Securities Fraud – Promotional Statements – Puffery

Macomb County Employees Retirement System v. Stratasys Ltd. (MLW No. 70808/Case No. 16-3264 – 6 pages) (U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, Benton, J.)

Jul 17, 2017

Corporate Law : Unregistered Brokers – Finder Exception

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission v. Collyard (MLW No. 70770/Case No. 16-1405 – 13 pages) (U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, Benton, J.)

Jan 5, 2017

Corporate Law : Securities Fraud – Class Action – Statute Of Limitations

West Virginia Pipe Trades Health & Welfare Fund v. Medtronic, Inc. (MLW No. 70052/Case No. 15-3468 – 15 pages) (U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, Gruender, J.)

Jul 22, 2016

Corporate Law : Shareholder Suit – Pleading Requirements

Cottrell v. Duke (MLW No. 69453/Case No. 15-1869 – 22 pages) (U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, Riley, J.)

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