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Court Of Chancery Upholds Forum Selection Bylaw

Posted In Jurisdiction

Boilermakers Local 154 Retirement Fund v. Chevron Corporation, C.A. 7220-CS (June 25, 2013)

The Court of Chancery has upheld a bylaw that selects Delaware as the only forum for internal corporate disputes. The Court  did leave open the possibility that such a bylaw might be later challenged on narrow grounds that it was improper in limited circumstances.