Recent Chancery Court Guidance on Rule 5.1

December 23, 2014


Parties resisting a challenge to the confidential treatment of documents under Delaware Court of Chancery Rule5.1(f) must offer individualized, contemporaneous good cause for such treatment to ensure that confidentialitydesignations are maintained throughout litigation. For older documents, that showing must overcome a presumptionof “staleness” under Rule 5.1(f).

  • sign up for our newsletter

    To keep our clients and friends updated on the latest legal news, Richards Layton distributes practice area e-alerts and newsletters. If you are interested in receiving these publications, please subscribe below.