Tom Benson, owner of the NFL’s New Orleans Saints and the NBA’s New Orleans Pelicans, recently passed away at the age of 90. Prior to Benson’s passing, he was involved in a protracted legal battle with his daughter, Renee Benson, and her children, Rita LeBlanc and Ryan LeBlanc regarding a guardianship proceeding. In the wake of Benson’s death, his third wife, Gayle Benson, became the sole beneficiary of an estate […]
Ferry Joseph Managing Director Michael B. Joseph will moderate a panel entitled “Why Do Bad Things Happen to Good Lawyers?” on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at the Consumer Bankruptcy Program at the Hotel DuPont in Wilmington, Delaware. In addition to his role at Ferry Joseph, Mr. Joseph has been the Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Trustee for the District of Delaware since 1987.
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.
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 […]