• 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.

  • Consumer Fin. Prot. Bureau v. The Nat'l Collegiate Master Student Trust

    Publication Date: 2020-06-17
    Practice Area: Creditors' and Debtors' Rights
    Industry: Financial Services and Banking | Education
    Court: U.S. District Court of Delaware
    Judge: District Judge Noreika
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Colin T. Reardon, Gabriel S.H. Hopkins, Jane M.E. Peterson, Stephen C. Jacques, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Washington, DC for plaintiff.
    for defendant: Jamie L. Brown, Kurt M. Heyman, Melissa N. Donimirski, Heyman Enerio Gattuso & Hirzel LLP, Wilmington, DE; Devon Hercher, Erik W. Haas, George A. LoBiondo, Jared Buszin, Joshua Kipnees, Peter Shakro, Peter W. Tomlinson, Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler, New York, NY for defendant Ambac Assurance Corp.Daniel A. O’Brien, Venable LLP, Wilmington, DE; Allyson B. Baker, Meredith L. Boylan, Sameer P. Sheikh, Katherine M. Wright, Tiffany C. Williams, Venable LLP, Washington, DC for defendant Transworld Systems, Inc.Catherine A. Gaul, Ashby & Geddes, PA, Wilmington, DE; Michael Hanin, Henry B. Brownstein, Uri Itkin, Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP, New York, NY for defendant Objecting Noteholders.Rebecca L. Butcher, Landis Rath & Cobb LLP, Wilmington, DE; John P. Doherty, William Hao, Alston & Bird LLP, New York, NY for defendant GSS Data Services.Stacey A. Scrivani, Stevens & Lee, P.C., Wilmington, DE; Nicholas H. Pennington, Stevens & Lee, P.C., King of Prussia, PA for defendant The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency. Stephen B. Brauerman, Elizabeth A. Powers, Jayson C. Jowers, Bayard, P.A., Wilmington, DE for defendant Wilmington Trust Company.John W. Shaw, Jeffrey T. Castellano, David M. Fry, Shaw Keller LLP, Wilmington, DE; Stephen H. Meyer, Sullivan & Cromwell, LLP, Washington, DC; Matthew A. Martel, Joseph B. Sconyers, Keith M. Kollmeyer, Jones Day, Boston, MA for defendant U.S. Bank National Association.

    Case Number: D69015

    Counsel for trusts lacked authority to sign proposed consent judgment where trust agreements expressly authorized owner trustee as the sole entity to bind the trusts.

  • Speakman v. Williams

    Publication Date: 2020-03-11
    Practice Area: Constitutional Law | Wrongful Death
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: U.S. District Court of Delaware
    Judge: District Judge Noreika
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Thomas C. Crumplar and Raeann C. Warner of Jacobs & Crumplar, P.A.; Stephen J. Neuberger and Thomas S. Neuberger of The Neuberger Firm, P.A. for plaintiffs.
    for defendant: Michael P. Kelly, Steven P. Wood, Dawn Kurtz Crompton, Hayley J. Reese and Adam N. Saravay of McCarter & English, LLP for defendant city. James D. Taylor, Jr. and Jessica M. Jones of Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr for defendant Williams. Kathleen Furey McDonough, Jesse L. Noa and Tracey E. Timlin of Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP for defendant Goode.

    Case Number: D68909

    Plaintiffs failed to state a claim for a violation of constitutional law in this case involving the injury and death of multiple fire-fighters. Family members did not have standing to pursue wrongful death actions, but the representatives of those estates could do so.

  • Univar, Inc. v. Greisenberger

    Publication Date: 2019-10-02
    Practice Area: Constitutional Law
    Industry: Chemicals and Materials | Consulting | Distribution and Wholesale
    Court: U.S. District Court of Delaware
    Judge: District Judge Noreika
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Michael P. Kelly, David A. White and Matthew J. Rifino, McCarter & English LLP, Wilmington, DE; James G. Ryan and Jameel S. Turner, Bailey Cavalieri LLC, Columbus, OH for plaintiff.
    for defendant: Caroline Lee Cross and Elizabeth R. McFarlan, Delaware Dep’t of Justice, Wilmington, DE; Melanie K. Sharp, Martin S. Lessner, Mary F. Dugan and Robert M. Vrana, Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP, Wilmington, DE; Steven S. Rosenthal, Tiffany R. Moseley and John David Taliaferro, Loeb and Loeb LLC, Washington, DC for defendants.

    Case Number: D68725

    Plaintiff's claims for equal protection and procedural due process violations were ripe for review, but other matters were not yet ripe.