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Revitalization of Corporate Democracy in India - In Re Godrej Industries Ltd (2014)

By Shriya Jain & Param Pandya

Background
In the Indian corporate law & practice, the Companies (Amendment) Act, 2000 is accredited with the introduction of postal ballot vide insertion of section 192A in the Companies Act, 1956 (‘1956 Act’). 1,487 more words

Corporate Law

(Not So) PC Sturman

Since leaving the police force I feel like I finally have my personality and my voice back. The view that “you are never of duty” and the worry that you will portray a negative image of the force on social media is no longer something I have to worry about. 198 more words

England

Delaware Governor signs into law prohibition on fee-shifting bylaws and authorization of exclusive forum bylaws

by Cydney Posner

On June 24, 2015, the Governor of Delaware signed into law amendments to the Delaware General Corporation Law  proposed by the Delaware Bar’s Corporation Law Council  and overwhelmingly passed by the Legislature regarding fee-shifting and forum selection provisions in Delaware governing documents. 414 more words

Corporate Governance

The New Louisiana Business Corporation Act Remedies and Valuation Standard

By Steven G. “Buzz” Durio, A. Anderson Hartiens, and Travis J. Broussard

The transformational new Louisiana Business Corporation Act (LBCA) creates previously unknown remedies for minority shareholders and a new business valuation standard for Louisiana. 1,953 more words

Business Law

Reforming corporate justice laws

One of the reasons so many people are becoming concerned about the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement are rumours that corporate court cases might be heard in a secret court that the public and mainstream legal system have no access to, much less jurisdiction over. 452 more words

Law

Mark A. Lester, Esq.

With more than 35 years of invaluable contributions to the field, Mark A. Lester, Esq., has achieved professional success as a renowned attorney for Jones & Lester, LLP. 150 more words

Law

Delaware Chancery Court applies entire fairness standard of review to director compensation

by Cydney Posner

What is the judicial standard of review applicable to an award of compensation by directors to directors under an equity incentive compensation plan that has been approved by the shareholders?  1,482 more words

Securities