Why Wilmington, Delaware Is The Best Place To Start Your New Business

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Whether you’re introducing the world to your new fashioned take on traditional cuisine or you’re building a skyscraping interactive museum, you should seriously consider starting up in Wilmington, Delaware. Thinking Aloud business Cynthia Griffith Delaware startup Wilmington

You Don’t Need Delaware to Start Your Company

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It used to be true that “everyone” incorporated in Delaware due to its more favorable terms, but many of these terms simply don’t apply to startups, or the differences don’t exist anymore. Tags: startup incorporation Arizona Delaware business

Hiking in the Delaware Water GapI really did not have a plan.

Mark Birch

Hiking in the Delaware Water Gap I really did not have a plan this morning. Minsi on the Pennsylvanian side of the Delaware. Minsi nature Delaware Water GapI looked outside, did a quick check of interesting trails in NJ, and headed straight to Mt.

Delaware Franchise Taxes

The Startup Lawyer

If you haven’t already received your Delaware franchise tax statement in the mail, then it’s probably on the way. You have to give credit to Delaware — they make paying your corporation’s franchise taxes “thrilling.” But it’s a good thing for your startup that Delaware offers an alternative way to compute your franchise tax bill: the “Assumed Par Value Capital Method.”

It Is Now Legal to Bet on Sports in Delaware

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Feel free to place your bets, but states eager for a new influx of tax revenue may wind up disappointed. Money

Delaware Is Becoming the First State to Offer Sports Betting. Here's What You Need to Know

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It is safe to bet that a majority of states introduce new sports betting laws within the next 5 years. Money

Applicability of Delaware Income Tax

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The Delaware income tax applies to domestic and foreign corporations, other than those specifically exempted, deriving income from business activities carried on and from property located within Delaware during the income year. The applicability of the Delaware corporate income tax to limited liability companies (LLCs) is determined by the LLC's classification for federal income tax purposes.

State Of Corporate Domicile: Delaware Or Somewhere Else?

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Ordinarily one would minimize expense by incorporating the business in the state in which the business is to be conducted, thereby saving the cost of appointing an agent in, say, Delaware, the most popular state for those seeking a flag of convenience. State of Corporate Domicile: If the corporate form is selected, the next issue is where best to be domiciled.

Delaware Becomes Tax Haven for Art Collectors, Art Collectors Shrug

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Despite massive tax loopholes, collectors are doing it for the love of the art

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Mt. Tammany HikeThis weekend was another beautiful one for.

Mark Birch

I returned to the Delaware Water Gap to explore the NJ side, having already hiked Mt. Tammany nature Delaware Water Gap mountain scenic Mt. Tammany Hike This weekend was another beautiful one for hiking.

Guidelines From Two Important Delaware M&A Cases - 2011

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Recently, the Delaware Court of Chancery issued two decisions providing important guidance on directors' duties in connection with M&A transactions. Applying the Entire Fairness Standard, Buyer and its Affiliated Directors Held Liable for $1.263 Billion. Sale Transaction Not Enjoined Even Though Customary Value Enhancement Procedures Not Followed

Founders Beware: Fiduciary Obligations of Officers

Scott Edward Walker

The extent of these obligations varies from state to state; however, since most companies are incorporated in Delaware, we will focus on Delaware law. There is no definition of “officer” in the Delaware General Corporation Law. Introduction.

DRINKING SONGS COVER FRIDAY: One Burbon, One Scotch, One Beer.

Mark Birch

UPDATE: The band is also known as the Delaware Destroyers, hailing from the great state of…Delaware. George Thorogood One Burbon One Scotch One Beer George Thorogood and the Destroyers blues rock drinking songs John Lee Hooker Amos Milburn Rudy Toombs House Rent Boogie Delaware Destroyers Delaware DRINKING SONGS COVER FRIDAY: One Burbon, One Scotch, One Beer performed by George Thorogood and the Destroyers - Why go for one when you can go for all three!

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Why a Hospitality and Food Services Company Invested in E-Sports

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Delaware North, parents company of the Boston Bruins, is partnered with e-sports team Splyce

Entrepreneurship Education | The University of Delaware

Campus Entrepreneurship

Interesting insight into some of the undergraduate entrepreneurship offerings at the University of Delaware : As the semester was winding down over the last few weeks, students in Matthew Terrell’s Introduction to Entrepreneurship class ended their fall course on a high note with a special visit from Dansko co-founder Mandy Cabot, who created a $125 million company that began out of the trunk of her car.

Seibring, Swoope lift Elon over Delaware 89-76

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AP) — Tyler Seibring scored 24 points, Dainan Swoope added 22 and Elon handed Delaware its sixth-straight loss 89-76 on Saturday night ELON, N.C. (AP)

Delaware Court of Chancery Rules that Metadata Subject to FOIA

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In an effort to advise parties to a litigation, the Delaware Court of Chancery released earlier this year its Guidelines for Preservation of Electronically Stored Information. By Rachel B. Goldman, David A. Shargel and Andrew K. Rafalaf of Bracewell & Giuliani LLP.

Delaware Court of Chancery Rules that Metadata Subject to FOIA

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In an effort to advise parties to a litigation, the Delaware Court of Chancery released earlier this year its Guidelines for Preservation of Electronically Stored Information. The publication of the Guidelines is timely in light of a decision released January 2011 in Victor Stanley, Inc. Creative Pipe, Inc. Civil No. MJG-06-2662 (D. 24, 2011), where defendants were ordered to pay over $1 million in sanctions for the willful loss and destruction of electronically stored information (ESI

Delaware Supreme Court Upholds Validity of NOL Rights Plan

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Last summer, the Delaware Court of Chancery upheld the use of a rights plan by Barnes & Noble to fend off a takeover bid by Yucaipa, a private equity fund With the recent uptick in hostile takeover activity, corporate defenses such as shareholder rights plans ( a/k/a "poison pills") - which generally can be adopted by a board of directors without shareholder approval - are receiving increased attention.

Why Delaware Is Losing Some of Its Luster as a Corporate Haven

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By most counts, it's an ideal state for corporate registrations. But lately Dole and other companies are grumbling about it. Here's why

Retired Delaware Army general reels in record tuna

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AP) — A retired Army general from Delaware reeled in a record bluefin tuna on a recent fishing trip off the North Carolina coast TOWNSEND, Del. (AP)

Delaware Supreme Court Upholds Validity of NOL Rights Plan

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Last summer, the Delaware Court of Chancery upheld the use of a rights plan by Barnes & Noble to fend off a takeover bid by Yucaipa, a private equity fund. [1]. The NOL rights plans differ from traditional rights plans by using a trigger of 4.99%, versus the 10% - 20% range used in rights plans that have been consistently upheld by Delaware courts over the years. Later in the year, the Delaware Supreme Court affirmed the Court of Chancery's ruling in Versata Enterprises, Inc.

Delaware Chancery Court Addresses Application of Revlon Standard To 50/50 Cash And Stock Merger

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May 20, 2011), Vice Chancellor Parsons of the Delaware Chancery Court narrowed the gap in Delaware jurisprudence on whether the heightened standard of judicial review under Revlon applies to a merger transaction where the consideration payable to target company stockholders consists of a mixture of cash and acquiror stock. In a recent opinion issued in the case In re Smurfit-Stone Container Corp. Shareholder Litigation , No. 6164-VCP (Del.

Delaware Court of Chancery Awards $1.26 Billion in Entire Fairness Case

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On October 14, 2011, the Delaware Court of Chancery entered a $1.26 billion damages award in In re Southern Peru Copper Corp. S'holder Derivative Litig. , a derivative action challenging the fairness of a merger involving a controlling stockholder.

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Delaware Court of Chancery Applies Revlon Standard to Half Cash, Half Stock Merger

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In May, 2011, the Delaware Court of Chancery denied a motion to enjoin preliminarily a merger in which the stockholders of Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation will receive 50% cash and 50% Rock-Tenn Company stock in exchange for their shares of Smurfit-Stone

Delaware Court: In Most Cases Appraisal is the Exclusive Remedy With Regard to a Short Form Merger

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UNCW holds off Delaware 79-70.

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AP) — Chris Flemmings scored 17 points and grabbed 13 rebounds and UNC Wilmington defeated Delaware 79-70 on Thursday night WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP)

UNC Wilmington rolls past Delaware 108-80

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AP) — Chris Flemmings scored 22 points and grabbed six rebounds as UNC Wilmington rolled past Delaware 108-80 on Saturday night, ending a two-game skid WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP)

UNC Wilmington rolls past Delaware 108-80

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AP) — Chris Flemmings scored 22 points and grabbed six rebounds as UNC Wilmington rolled past Delaware 108-80 on Saturday night, ending a two-game skid WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP)

Designating Delaware's Court of Chancery as the Exclusive Jurisdiction for Intra-Corporate Disputes

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Original Title: Designating Delaware's Court of Chancery as the Exclusive Jurisdiction for Intra-Corporate Disputes - A New "Must" for Delaware Company Charter or Bylaws. The Delaware Chancery Court is widely regarded as the country's preeminent business court, with experienced jurists who have deep understanding of Delaware corporate law and long standing precedent regarding corporations' governance. Presumably, the Vice Chancellor had Delaware in mind. [5].

Daly, Carter help Delaware hold off Elon 86-79 in CAA

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7 seed Delaware held off 10th-seeded Elon 86-79 Saturday night in the opening round of the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) AP) — Ryan Daly scored 23 points, Eric Carter added 20 and 11 rebounds and No.

Davis, NC Central keep Delaware State winless in MEAC, 72-61

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AP) — Raashean Davis matched his career-high with 23 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead North Carolina Central to a 72-61 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference victory over Delaware State Saturday, keeping the Hornets winless in conference play DURHAM, N.C. (AP)

Davis, NC Central keep Delaware State winless in MEAC, 72-61

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AP) — Raashean Davis matched his career-high with 23 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead North Carolina Central to a 72-61 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference victory over Delaware State Saturday, keeping the Hornets winless in conference play DURHAM, N.C. (AP)

New Delaware Case Favors Indemnity for Investment Professionals

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A recent case from the Delaware Chancery Court, Stockman v. Heartland Industrial Partners, L.P. decided important issues relating to the indemnification of private equity and venture capital professionals by their affiliated funds, in connection with their service as directors and officers of the funds' portfolio companies. The decision was largely in favor of the investment professionals and will likely result in their prevailing on claims to be indemnified by the fund.

Keyes scores 17, NC A&T beats Delaware State 76-66

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AP) — Denzel Keyes scored 17 points on 8-of-10 shooting and Devonte Boykins added 16 points, including four 3-pointers, to help North Carolina A&T beat Delaware State 76-66 on Monday night DOVER, Del. (AP)

Daly, Allen score 20-plus, Delaware tops UNCW 96-76

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AP) — Ryan Daly scored a season-high 27 points, Ryan Allen added 23 and the pair combined to make seven of Delaware's 11 3-pointers in a 96-76 victory over UNC Wilmington on Sunday NEWARK, Del. (AP)

Delaware State beats North Carolina A&T 82-65

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AP) — Devin Morgan made four 3-pointers and scored 16 points, Kobe Gantz added 15 points with five assists and three steals, and Delaware State beat North Carolina A&T 82-65 on Wednesday night DOVER, Del. (AP)

Delaware police ID skeletal remains found near music fest

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AP) — Delaware State Police say the skeletal remains that were discovered near a music festival by a concertgoer in June have been identified DOVER, Del. (AP)

Delaware breaks late-game tie to defeat Longwood 63-57

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AP) — Derrick Woods grabbed a rebound of Darian Bryant's missed 3-pointer, put it back up to break a late-game tie and Delaware marched on to defeat Longwood 63-57 Wednesday at the Spartan Classic GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP)

Woods, Anderson have big games in Delaware 88-70 win

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AP) — Darian Bryant hit from 3 just 17 seconds after tipoff, Derrick Woods and Kevin Anderson had big shooting games and Delaware led all the way to an 88-70 win on Tuesday over North Carolina Wesleyan at GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP)