• Delaware State Sportsmen's Ass'n v. Garvin

    Publication Date: 2020-12-02
    Practice Area: Administrative Law
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: Delaware Superior Court
    Judge: Judge Primos
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Francis G. X. Pileggi, Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP, Wilmington, DE; Jamie L. Inferrera, Eckert Seamens Cherin & Mellott, LLC, Pittsburgh, PA for plaintiffs.
    for defendant: Devera B. Scott, Deputy Attorney General, Department of Justice, Dover, DE; Kayli H. Spialter, Deputy Attorney General, Department of Justice, Wilmington, DE for defendants.

    Case Number: D69207

    State erred in issuing restrictions on permissible rifles for hunting where statutory law did not include such restrictions and the state failed to comply with the APA in issuing what constituted a de facto regulation.

  • Schmidt v. The Washington Newspaper Publ'g Co., LLC

    Publication Date: 2019-10-16
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure
    Industry: Technology Media and Telecom
    Court: Delaware Superior Court
    Judge: Judge Scott
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Bartholomew J. Dalton, Dalton & Assoc., PA, Wilmington, DE; Andrea L. Lewis, Searcey, Denney, Scarola Barnhart & Ship-ley, PA, West Palm Beach, FL for plaintiff.
    for defendant: Joseph J. Bellew, White and Williams LLP, Wilmington, DE; Todd R. Ehrenreich and David L. Luck of Lewis, Brisbois, Bisgaard & Smith, Miami, FL for defendant.

    Case Number: D68740

    Plaintiff's defamation claims were timely filed in accordance with Delaware's savings statute, but Delaware was not a proper forum for this dispute, so the court granted defendant's motion to dismiss.