Delaware

Opening Statements

Delaware leads the way in adopting legislation allowing estate executors access to online accounts

Corporate Law

Delaware bans bylaws imposing legal fees on plaintiffs in losing shareholder litigation

Trials & Litigation

Federal cyberstalking trial blames courthouse shooter’s widow, son and daughter for slaying of woman

Verdicts & Settlements

Jury in Delaware awards $100M to 51-year-old woman in transvaginal mesh case

Securities Law

$72M payday for 2 small law firms OK’d by judge

Careers

New BigLaw associates make the most money in NYC, says survey

Corporate Law

Amid battle over bill banning fee-shifting bylaws in Delaware, legal experts point to loophole

Court Security

Following courthouse prank, Delaware courts are reviewing which security officers should be armed

Corporate Law

Still battling code-theft case, former Goldman Sachs programmer sues bank for legal fees

Government Law

Delaware lifts ban on smiling for camera on driver’s license photos

Trials & Litigation

Federal judge axes suit against law firm in sunken-treasure hoax, sets sanctions hearing for partner

Trials & Litigation

Racketeering suit says law firm aided sunken-treasure fraud, seeks $10M in damages

Law Firms

Wilson Sonsini opens second Delaware office with ex-Chancery chief at helm

Criminal Justice

Federal judge on courthouse shooter’s ‘hit list’ asked to step aside in cases against family members

Trials & Litigation

Prominent law firm says it knew nothing of claimed sunken treasure fraud, wasn’t counsel of record

Trusts & Estates

Delaware is first state to adopt model law that says social media accounts can be inherited

Evidence

Should drug-lab issues derail hundreds of cases? New chief says lab was ‘like a ‘Hoarding’ episode’

Judiciary

Chief judge of top Delaware court gets gown makeover; sleeve stripes are reminiscent of Rehnquist

Criminal Procedure

Was federal judge on ‘hit list’ reportedly found in courthouse shooter’s belongings?

Obituaries

Revered former ‘Judge Biff,’ known for his fairness and sense of humor, is dead at 77