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

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.”

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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.

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

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

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Delaware Finds That A Reverse Triangular Merger May Violate A Contractual Non-Assignment Provision

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In structuring a business acquisition, there are four commonly used transaction structures: (i) sale and purchase of all of the stock of the target company (Stock Acquisition); (ii) sale and purchase of all or substantially all of the assets of the target company (Asset Sale); (iii) merger of the target company into a subsidiary of the purchaser (Forward Triangular Merger); or (iv) merger of a subsidiary of the purchaser into the target company (Reverse Triangular Merger

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.

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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

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.

Founders Beware: Fiduciary Obligations of Officers

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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.

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)

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

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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.

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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)

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)

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)

Entrepreneurship Education | The University of Delaware

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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.

Eliminating Fiduciary Duties of Delaware LLC Controlling Members & Managers Must be Clearly Stated

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Original Title: Elimination of Fiduciary Duties of Delaware LLC Controlling Members and Managers Must be Clearly Stated. Treating LLCs as complete creatures of contract, the Delaware Limited Liability Company Act ("LLC Act") [1] provides wide latitude for members and managers of LLCs to contractually limit or eliminate fiduciary duties. [2] 2] The recent ruling by Delaware Vice Chancellor Parsons in Kelly v. By Carol Osborne and Stefani Thomas of Holme Roberts & Owen LLP.

Delaware Court Declines to Rule that Term Sheet did not Create Binding Obligations

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the Delaware Court of Chancery denied summary judgment to a technology owner who claimed that an unsigned term sheet with a prospective licensee did not create an enforceable contract between the parties. Thus, in Delaware "the enforceability of a term sheet or memorandum of understanding typically involves two separate questions: (1) whether the parties intended to be bound by the document; and (2) whether the document contains all the essential terms of an agreement.".

Thompson, Elon bench power Phoenix past Delaware, 81-59

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AP) — Dmitri Thompson scored 22 points and Elon's bench almost matched Delaware's total in an 81-59 Colonial Athletic Association victory in Saturday night's regular season finale ELON, N.C. (AP)

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

Delaware Court Refuses To Dismiss Breach Of Contract And Fraud Claims By Jilted Merger Partner

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A decision of the Delaware Court of Chancery in late 2010, Narrowstep, Inc. By Robert Reder and George Esposito of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP. Indicates That Acquirer's Pre-Closing Operational Control May Create Fiduciary Relationship Sufficient to Support Fraud Claim. Onstream Media Corp.,? [1] 1] demonstrates the unintended consequences that can befall a merger partner who uses superior bargaining power to achieve unusual contractual rights.

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 State holds off North Carolina Central 69-68

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AP) — Dana Raysor scored 15 points and Delaware State held off a late charge to beat North Carolina Central 69-68 on Tuesday night DURHAM, N.C. (AP)

Delaware State clips North Carolina A&T at buzzer, 55-53

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AP) — DeAndre Haywood scored 12 points, including a basket as time expired and Delaware State edged past North Carolina A&T 55-53 on Saturday GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP)

UNC-Wilmington holds off late Delaware charge, wins 91-82

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1 seed UNC-Wilmington beat Delaware 91-82 on Saturday in the CAA tournament quarterfinals NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) AP) — C.J. Bryce led a balanced attack with 17 points and No.

Delaware State beats North Carolina A&T 57-55

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AP) — Dana Raysor scored 16 points and Delaware State held on to beat North Carolina A&T 57-55 on Monday night DOVER, Del. (AP)

NCCU avenges last loss, beats Delaware St 82-74

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AP) — Patrick Cole drilled five from long distance to total 28 points as North Carolina Central jumped out to an early lead and coasted to an 82-74 win over Delaware State on Monday night DOVER, Del. (AP)

Bryce hits for 27pts as UNC Wilmington tops Delaware, 91-81

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Bryce scored a career-high 27 points and all five starters scored in double-digits as North Carolina-Wilmington picked up its seventh win in eight road games, beating Delaware 91-81 on Saturday NEWARK, Del. (AP) AP) — C.J.

North Carolina rolls over Delaware, 41-14

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AP) — Mitch Trubisky came off the bench and threw four second-half touchdown passes to help North Carolina beat Delaware 41-14 on Saturday CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP)

Elon ekes by Delaware, 83-75 in OT

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AP) — Kevin Blake scored 18 points, including a career-high five 3-pointers, to help lead Elon to an 83-75 victory over Delaware in overtime on Saturday NEWARK, Del. (AP)

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

UNC-Wilmington beats Delaware 74-73 in OT

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AP) — Addison Spruill made a free throw with 15 seconds left in overtime and swatted away a potential game-winning shot to give North Carolina-Wilmington a 74-73 victory over Delawar WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP)

Delaware grabs early OT lead and holds on to beat Elon 76-74

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AP) — Cazmon Hayes drilled a 3-pointer and added three free throws in the final minute of overtime to give Delaware a 76-74 victory over Elon on Thursday night NEWARK, Del. (AP)

Missing Delaware lifeguard stand washes up in North Carolina

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AP) — A lifeguard stand that went missing from Delaware's Rehoboth Beach has been found about 250 miles away on North Carolina's Outer Banks SALVO, N.C. (AP)