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Court of Chancery Upholds Appraisal Demand

Posted In Appraisal

Andrew And Suzanne Schwartz 2000 Family Trust v. AM Apparel Holdings, Inc., C.A. 3172-VCS (Del. Ch. July 28, 2008)

The Delaware law has long been that the statutory requirements to obtain appraisal rights must be met, exactly. However, this decision is another example of when the Court will uphold appraisal rights when the company itself fails to comply with the statutory obligation of notice or has issued a confusing notice of the right to demand appraisal.