Fiduciary Duty

A fiduciary duty is a legal or ethical relationship of confidence or trust between two or more parties.

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A Corporation as an Expert Witness?

The Delaware Chancery Court recently addressed a novel question that bordered on the metaphysical (or, perhaps more appropriately, the absurd): May a party designate a corporation to serve as an expert witness? Continue reading to learn how the court handled this peculiar expert witness request.

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Applied Investments Expert

An applied investments expert was needed for a breach of trust action alleging mismanagement of trust fund investments comprised of fixed income investments.

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Securities Investment Compliance Expert

A securities investment compliance expert was needed for a class action securities fraud action involving a financial services investment company.

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Concert Industry Expert in Damages Calculations

A concert industry expert in damages calculations was needed for a breach of contract suit involving a concert performer.

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Brokerage Expert in Hedge Fund Trading

A brokerage expert in hedge fund trading was needed for a breach of contract arbitration.

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Commercial Property Expert and Real Estate Broker

A commercial property expert and real estate broker was needed for a professional malpractice case.

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Insolvency Expert in Revenue Bonds

An insolvency expert in revenue bonds was needed for a securities case.

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Fiduciary Duty Expert in Collateralized Debt Obligations

A fiduciary duty expert in fiduciary duty securities law and disclosure obligations was needed for arbitration in a failure to disclose issue.