Duties and Defenses
Developments in Duties and Defenses
Hopkins Centrich Law New White Paper exploring recent developments in fiduciary duties and the business judgment rule for Texas corporations.
Recent cases in Texas have redefined fiduciary duties and the business judgment rule. This White Paper considers recent developments and explores the effect and exceptions for the business judgment rule and how it impacts shareholder litigation.
What is Covered
- Fiduciary Duties and the scope of the Duty of Loyalty after Ritchie v. Rupe
- The Business Judgement Rule as a Defense
- Exceptions to the Business Judgment Rule
- The Business Judgment Rule Procedurally--Pleadings, Burden of Proof, Summary Judgment, Jury Charge, Directed Verdict