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Widener Law Names New Associate Dean for Delaware

Widener University School of Law elected professor Stephen Friedman as associate dean for academic affairs in Delaware.

Richards Layton Elects Attorney as Counsel

Richards, Layton & Finger elected Beth Gansen Knight as counsel of the firm, effective July 1.

Delaware Supreme Court Justice Jack B. Jacobs

Jacobs Discusses Fee-Shifting, Tension Between Courts

By Jeff Mordock |

Delaware Supreme Court Justice Jack B. Jacobs has finished nearly three decades on the bench, including 18 years as a vice chancellor on the Delaware Court of Chancery. In an interview with Delaware Law Weekly sibling publication Delaware Business Court Insider, he reflected upon the challenges facing the Supreme Court in the corporate law arena.

Superior Court Judge's Behavior Leads to Voided Conviction

By Jeff Mordock |

Delaware Superior Court Judge Diane Clarke Streett's behavior in a felony assault trial was so unusual, the Delaware Supreme Court, in a rare split decision, voided the defendant's convictions and ruled that a retrial would be barred under the double-jeopardy doctrine.