Tag Archives: Compel

Shareholder Proposals: NYC Comptroller Seeks to Compel Inclusion in Court!

Over the years, Broc has blogged about periodic attempts by shareholder proponents of going to court to compel the inclusion of a proposal and/or seek declaratory relief to enjoin an annual meeting due to shareholder proposal issues. These types of … Continue reading

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State Supreme Court Reverses Trial Court’s Order Granting Nursing Facility’s Motion to Compel Arbitration

Rhonda Stephan, as the personal representative of the estate of Bobby Gene Hicks, appealed an order by the trial court granting a motion to compel arbitration that was filed by Millennium Nursing and Rehab Center Inc. Stephan contended that Bobby … Continue reading

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Motion to Compel Arbitration in Bankruptcy Court Denied (student loan debtor)

Court finds that former law student's claims for a determination that certain of her debts were discharged by operation of law because they are not student loans excluded from discharge under Bankruptcy Code Section 523(a)(8), and that the Defendants violated … Continue reading

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Tips on Bringing a Motion to Compel

Many cases can be made or mangled in discovery. Knowing how to effectively bring and defend a motion to compel can be an asset to your litigation practice. So, how should you handle motions to compel? Check out our handy … Continue reading

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When is a Motion to Compel in Patent Litigation Too Broad? Proportionality and Pharmaceuticals: A Battle of Titans

Author: Thomas J Patania   Case Citation: Gilead Scis., Inc. v. Merck & Co., No. 5:13-cv-04057-BLF, 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 5616 (N.D. Cal. January 13, 2016).   Employee/Personnel/Employer Implicated: Outside Counsel   eLesson Learned: When a party seeking discovery already has information … Continue reading

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