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Lex Machina 2016 Patent Litigation Review: Morris Nichols Again Led Delaware Firms in Patent Litigation Activity

Wilmington, DE (March 7, 2017) – Lex Machina has released its 2016 Patent Litigation Year in Review report. Using data compiled via Lex Machina’s Legal Analytics® platform, the fourth annual study analyzes filing trends, key decisions and timing to key events, as well as settlement rates, damages and other U.S. patent litigation data over the past year... Continue Reading

Morris Nichols Represents Terminal Investment Limited in Acquisition of Controlling Stake in Total Terminals International

Wilmington, DE (February 6, 2017) – Morris Nichols successfully represented Terminal Investment Limited SARL (“TiL”) as lead counsel in its cross-border acquisition from Hanjin Shipping Co., Ltd. (“Hanjin”) of a controlling stake in Total Terminals International, LLC (“TTI”), a Delaware limited liability company which operates two marine terminals on the U.S. West Coast.  The... Continue Reading

Michael Houghton Quoted by Bloomberg BNA on New Law Revising Delaware Unclaimed Property Program

In an article titled, “Delaware Revamps Unclaimed Property After Lawsuits,” Morris Nichols partner Michael Houghton spoke with Bloomberg BNA about unclaimed property legislation enacted by Delaware Gov. John Carney on February 2, 2017. “This is an absolute and complete revision of the Delaware law,” he said. “The entire Delaware unclaimed program statute has been rewritten.”.. Continue Reading

Morris Nichols Recognized by The M&A Advisor 2017 Turnaround Awards

Wilmington, DE (January 27, 2017) – Today, The M&A Advisor announced the winners of the 11th Annual Turnaround Awards. Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP was recognized in two categories for restructuring work and for reorganization in the energy sector... Continue Reading

Michael Houghton Quoted in The News Journal on Proposed Legislation to Reform Delaware Unclaimed Property Program

Delaware Senate Bill 13 proposes major reforms to the state’s unclaimed property program. The legislation responds to the Delaware District Court’s decision in Temple-Inland and aims to update Delaware law to address reforms developed by the Uniform Law Commission (“ULC”). In an article published by The New Journal titled, “State Overhauling Unclaimed Property Law,” Morris Nichols... Continue Reading

Morris Nichols Elects Ryan Stottmann and Jeremy Tigan as Partners

Wilmington, DE (January 3, 2017) – Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP is pleased to announce that Ryan Stottmann and Jeremy Tigan have been elected partners effective January 1, 2017. “We are delighted to welcome Ryan and Jeremy to the partnership and congratulate them on this significant career accomplishment,” said Rodger D. Smith II, chair of the firm’s executive committee... Continue Reading

Morris Nichols Associates Admitted to Practice in Delaware

Wilmington, DE (December 14, 2016) – Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP is pleased to announce nine attorneys were sworn-in to the Delaware bar on Wednesday, December 14, 2016... Continue Reading