NEW:  Bernstein Litowitz discusses recent Delaware rulings pushing back on increasingly aggressive positions by defendants challenging inspection of corporate books and records under 8 Del. C. § 220 in Sharpening the Tools at Hand: New Rulings Provide Sensible Balance to Section 220 Litigation.

$$$ Law360 discusses recent Delaware case law decisions involving requests for inspection of books and records in Delaware Cases Shed Light On Electronic Books And Records.

Skadden discusses recent Delaware case law decisions involving requests for inspection of books and records in Recent Trends in Books and Records Litigation

Lowenstein Sandler discusses an increase in actions seeking inspection of books and records filed in the Delaware Court of Chancery in Shareholder Inspection Rights On an Upswing in 2019.

Saul Ewing discusses recent decisions of the Delaware Court of Chancery in books and records actions in Beyond Board Minutes and Stockholder Lists – Section 220 Books and Records Demands May Yield Much More.

Francis Pileggi discusses recent decisions of the Delaware Court of Chancery in books and records actions, contrasting Michael J. Donnelly v. Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc., C.A. No. 2018-0892-SG, memo. op. (Del. Ch. Oct. 24, 2019), which granted inspection, with High River Limited Partnership, et al. v. Occidental Petroleum Corp., C.A. No. 2019-0403-JRS, memo. op. (Del. Ch. Nov. 14, 2019), which found requested records were not necessary and essential for use in a proxy contest, and Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority, et al. v. Facebook, Inc., C.A. No. 2019-0228-JRS, memo. op. (Del. Ch. Oct. 29, 2019), which found requested records were not necessary and essential to investigate an issue not considered by directors when setting executive compensation, in Chancery Grants a Section 220 Demand in One Case–Denies it in Two Others.