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McCarter & English

According to the National Law Journal's 2018 NLJ 500 ranking of firms based on size, McCarter & English has 368 attorneys and is ranked 116th in the United States.  With $237,183...
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  • Focus Fin. Partners, LLC v. Holsopple

    Publication Date: 2020-11-18
    Practice Area: Business Torts
    Industry: Financial Services and Banking
    Court: Court of Chancery
    Judge: Vice Chancellor Laster
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Travis S. Hunter, Dorronda R. Bordley, Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A., Wilmington, DE; Michael V. Rella, Murphy & McGonigle, New York, NY for plaintiff.
    for defendant: Daniel M. Silver, Travis J. Ferguson, Alexandra M. Joyce, McCarter & English, LLP, Wilmington, DE for defendants.

    Case Number: D69190

    Tortious interference and misappropriation case against competitor who employed former worker dismissed on forum non conveniens grounds where the parties were already engaged in litigation in California, whose law was more likely to govern the issues in the matter.

  • New Jersey Law Journal | News

    'Daniel's Law' Heads to Governor's Desk

    November 16, 2020

    S-2797—"Daniel's Law," renamed after U.S. District Judge Esther Salas' 20-year old son, Daniel Anderl, who was fatally shot over the summer by an assailant who obtained the family's address online—passed by a 39-0 vote in the upper chamber.

  • Appellate Division, Second Department:November 12, 2020

    Publication Date: 2020-11-16
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Criminal Appeals
    Industry:
    Court: Appellate Division, Second Department, Handdown List
    Judge: Unsigned
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: DOCKET

    Appellate Division, Second Department:November 12, 2020

  • In re Baker Hughes Inc. Merger Litig.

    Publication Date: 2020-11-11
    Practice Area: Mergers and Acquisitions
    Industry: Energy
    Court: Court of Chancery
    Judge: Chancellor Bouchard
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Ned Weinberger, Thomas Curry, Labaton Sucharow LLP, Wilmington, DE; Gregory V. Varallo, Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann LLP, Wilmington, DE; Thomas A. Uebler, Joseph L. Christensen, Hayley M. Lenahan of McCollow D’Emilio Smith Uebler LLC, Wilmington, DE; Jeroen van Kwawegen, Edward G. Tim-lin, Alla Zayenchik, Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann LLP, New York, NY; Frank R. Schirripa, Kurt Hunciker, Hach Rose Schirripa & Cheverie LLP, New York, NY for plaintiffs.
    for defendant: Kevin R. Shannon, Matthew F. Davis, Callan R. Jackson of Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP, Wilmington, DE; Samuel W. Cooper, Paul Hastings LLP, Houston, TX; Edward Han, Paul Hastings LLP, Palo Alto, CA; Michael P. Kelly, Andrew S. Dupre, Sarah E. Delia, McCarter & English, LLP, Wilmington, DE; Alan S. Goudiss, Paula H. Anderson, Grace J. Lee, Shearman & Sterling, LLP, New York, NY for defendants.

    Case Number: D69185

    Except for the failure to include certain information in the proxy statement, plaintiffs failed to state a claim against the company's directors for breach of fiduciary duty.

  • State of Delaware v. Univar, Inc.

    Publication Date: 2020-11-11
    Practice Area: Government
    Industry: Chemicals and Materials | State and Local Government
    Court: Court of Chancery
    Judge: Vice Chancellor Slights
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Melanie K. Sharp, Martin S. Lessner, Mary F. Dugan, Michael A. Laukaitis, II, Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP, Wilmington, DE; Steven S. Rosenthal, Tiffany R. Moseley, John David Taliaferro, Loeb & Loeb LLP, Washington, DC for plaintiff.
    for defendant: Michael P. Kelly, David A. White, Matthew J. Rifino, McCarter & English LLP, Wilmington, DE; Jameel S. Turner, James G. Ryan, Bailey Cavalieri LLC, Columbus, OH for defendant.

    Case Number: D69188

    An administrative subpoena was not overly broad and was allowed under the state's revised escheat law.

  • Focus Fin. Partners, LLC v. Holsopple

    Publication Date: 2020-11-11
    Practice Area: Labor Law
    Industry: Investments and Investment Advisory
    Court: Court of Chancery
    Judge: Vice Chancellor Laster
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Travis S. Hunter, Dorronda R. Bordley, Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A., Wilmington, DE; Michael V. Rella, Murphy & McGonigle, New York, NY for plaintiff.
    for defendant: Daniel M. Silver, Travis J. Ferguson, Alexandra M. Joyce, McCarter & English, LLP, Wilmington, DE for defendants.

    Case Number: D69184

    Delaware choice-of-forum provisions failed to subject employee to personal jurisdiction where employee lived and worked in California, which therefore had the materially greater interest in the litigation, and whose law predominated over Delaware law and included fundamental policies allowing employees to invalidate choice-of-forum provisions in contracts entered into as a condition of employment.

  • New Jersey Law Journal | News

    NJ Legal Awards: Attorney of the Year, Law Firm of the Year Announced

    November 4, 2020

    The 2020 New Jersey Legal Awards, held virtually, proved to be a different look for the Law Journal's recognitions, but viewers heard from many of the honorees over the course of the program.

  • New Jersey Law Journal | Profile

    Meet the Law Journal's Attorney of the Year Finalists

    November 4, 2020

    On Nov. 4 at the New Jersey Legal Awards—virtual this time around—we'll announce the Attorney of they Year winner, and celebrate our other honorees and their important work.

  • Internet Media Interactive Corp. v. Shopify Inc.

    Publication Date: 2020-11-04
    Practice Area: Fee Disputes
    Industry: E-Commerce
    Court: U.S. District Court of Delaware
    Judge: District Judge Noreika
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: George Pazuniak, O’Kelly & Ernst, LLC, Wilmington, DE for plaintiff.
    for defendant: Daniel M. Silver, Alexandra M. Joyce, McCarter & English, LLP, Wilmington, DE; Mark Reiter, Y. Audrey Yang, Brian M. Buroker, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, Washington, DC for defendant.

    Case Number: D69177

    Based on the totality of the circumstances, the court declined to award defendant its attorney fees follow-ing plaintiff's voluntary dismissal of the complaint with prejudice.

  • Delaware Law Weekly | On the Move

    McCarter & English Partner to Moderate Bioscience Program

    November 2, 2020

    McCarter & English partner Philip Amoa is slated to moderate a "Fireside Chat" at the Delaware Bio Igniting Innovation Week 2020, the firm announced.