According to a recent report in The Washington Post, Americans are living longer than ever. However, within such a notable finding there also comes the realization that people are also living more expensive lives as a result, often without much of a financial safety net gathered along the way. In fact, the report adds, nearly 20% of Americans over the age of 65-years-old are working today. While some of these […]
Managing Director David J. Ferry, Jr. was one of the guest speakers to a crowd of 250 at the Delaware Corporate Law Anniversary Symposium. This event was sponsored by the Delaware Court of Chancery, and celebrates the 225thanniversary of the establishment of the Delaware Court of Chancery; the 50th anniversary of the general revision of the Delaware General Corporation Law (DGCL); and the 25th anniversary of the Delaware Limited Liability Company Act.
Evolving attitudes over the last few decades toward domesticated pets has trended widely enough across the American landscape in such a way that it has largely reshaped the way we view animals as being an extended part of our families. In fact, statistics show that pet ownership in the United States increased roughly 3 percent from 2010 to 2015, to where approximately 65 percent of households now own a pet. […]
Sussex County Man Wins Legal Dispute Over Garage by Jordan A. Irazabal Legal Assistant A Sussex County man is sleeping a lot better at night, after the Delaware Supreme Court affirmed a 2016 Court of Chancery decision in his favor. In 1999, Charles Williams of Harbeson, DE subdivided his 5-acre lot, and sold parcels to individuals so they could build a home there. With the proceeds of selling some of […]
Michael B. Joseph to Speak at National Assoc of Chapter 13 Trustees Annual Seminar on Thursday, July 13, 2017. Mr. Joseph will present “Pro Bono and Pro Se Bankruptcy Services”, an ethics and professionalism presentation by the American College of Bankruptcy, encouraging innovative pro bono programs. Mr. Joseph was recently recognized by the Judges of the Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware and the Delaware Bankruptcy American Inn of […]