Shareholder

A shareholder is an investor who legally owns one or more shares of stock therefore having a vested interest in profitability and corporate governance.

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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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Expert in Corporate Governance of Stock Repurchase Plan

An expert in corporate governance of stock repurchase plans was needed in a dispute alleging breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, and fraud in connection with the duty of care owed by a corporate board of directors in approval of a sharehold

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Board Governance Expert in Shareholder Derivative Action

A board governance expert was needed for a shareholders derivative action.

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Corporate Accounting Expert in the Semiconductor Industry

A corporate accounting expert with knowledge of the semiconductor industry was needed for a shareholder derivative suit.

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Incentive Compensation Expert for Shareholder Derivative Suit

An incentive compensation expert with experience evaluating executive compensation and management incentive plans was needed for a shareholder derivative suit.