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chancery:

see equityequity,
principles of justice originally developed by the English chancellor. In Anglo-American jurisprudence equitable principles and remedies are distinguished from the older system that the common law courts evolved.
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Chancery

A building or suite of rooms designed to house any of the following: a low court with special functions, archives, a secretarial, a chancellery.

chancery

A building or suite of rooms designed to house any of the following: a lawcourt with special functions, archives, a secretariat, a chancellery.
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In recent years, the Court of Chancery has expanded its use of judge-conducted mediation.
It is typically not difficult to bring and maintain a misappropriation case in the Court of Chancery because the court generally enforces exclusive forum selection clauses.
The Priviledges and Prerogatives of the High Court of Chancery.
with offices in Wilmington, Delaware and Garden City, New York, regularly litigates securities class, derivative and direct actions, shareholder rights litigation and corporate governance litigation, including claims for breach of fiduciary duty and proxy violations in the Delaware Court of Chancery and in state and federal courts throughout the United States.
Before his appointment to the Court of Chancery, Stephen Lamb was well known in corporate litigation circles, and for 17 years was a corporate and securities litigation lawyer in Wilmington, Delaware, where his practice included corporate and commercial litigation in the Court of Chancery and numerous federal district courts.
The Delaware Court of Chancery is widely recognized as the nation's premier court handling questions of business law and the forum where many of our clients' most significant commercial issues are determined," said Mr.
Enzon" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ENZN), today disclosed that the Delaware Court of Chancery has denied Enzon's motion to expedite proceedings in a lawsuit Enzon filed against DellaCamera relating to its consent solicitation to remove CEO and President Jeffrey H.
Emalfarb Trust U/A/D October 1, 1987, a stockholder of the Company, filed a petition in the Court of Chancery pursuant to Section 211 of the General Corporation Law of the State of Delaware seeking an order of the Court of Chancery directing the Company to hold an annual meeting of its stockholders for the election of directors.
The change means the Court of Chancery is the first court in the state to use e-filing for 100 percent of all new and old cases.
the "Company" or "MIG") (currently traded as: PINK SHEETS: MTRM - Common Stock and PINK SHEETS: MTRMP - Preferred Stock), the owner of interests in communications businesses in the country of Georgia, today announced that it will webcast its 2006 Annual Meeting of Stockholders being held at 10:00 AM Eastern on Friday, December 15, 2006, in the offices of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, 1285 Avenue of the Americas, New York, New York, pursuant to an Order of the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware.
each voluntarily dismissed, without prejudice, the July 14, 2006, complaint filed by those parties in the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware in and for New Castle County, against Collegiate Pacific Inc.
filed a motion earlier today in the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware seeking to expedite its previously announced lawsuit to compel Psychiatric Solutions, Inc.