Fiduciary Duties: Rights and Wrongs for Directors of Financially Troubled Companies

This panel will delve into recent trends in breach-of-duty litigation against officers and directors, developments in Delaware fiduciary duty case law that bankruptcy lawyers should know about, standing to assert D&O claims, the in pari delicto defense, D&O insurance coverage issues, breach-of-duty claims against lenders, and D&O litigation involving private-equity funds. Cases to be discussed include Liberty State Benefits of Delaware Inc., MF Global Holdings Ltd. and SGK Ventures LLC.

Price: $25.00
SKU: 162634
60 mins
Mark D. Collins, Moderator Richards, Layton & Finger, PA; Wilmington, Del. Chancellor Andre G. Bouchard Delaware Court of Chancery; Wilmington, Del. Hon. Sean H. Lane U.S. Bankruptcy Court (S.D.N.Y.); New York Hon. Christopher S. Sontchi U.S. Bankruptcy Court (D. Del.); Wilmington Hon. S. Martin Teel, Jr. U.S. Bankruptcy Court (D. D.C.); Washington, D.C. Michael L. Bernstein, Facilitator Arnold & Porter LLP; Washington, D.C.
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