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14 Connolly Gallagher Lawyers Listed in the 27th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America®

Wilmington, DE (August 20, 2020) –Fourteen lawyers from Connolly Gallagher LLP were selected for inclusion in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® in Wilmington, Delaware.  The results are based on peer-review evaluations from more than 94,000 eligible attorneys.

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Trisha Hall Contributes Article to Wealth Management.com on Bringing Charitable Fiduciaries Up to Speed

Somewhere along the way, director and officers of charitable foundations have started to view their fiduciary responsibility as standing guard over their organizations’ investment funds by stridently focusing on capital growth and preservation.  While well-meaning, standing guard has also meant standing in the way of the very missions – the good works – these organizations are entrusted to do for our communities.

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2020 Amendments to Delaware’s General Corporation Law and Alternative Entity Statutes

2020 Amendments to Delaware’s General Corporation Law and Alternative Entity Statutes

In its last session, the Delaware legislature passed a number of amendments to the Delaware General Corporation Law (the “DGCL”), the Delaware Limited Liability Company Act (the “DLLCA”), the Delaware Revised Uniform Limited Partnership Act (“DRULPA”) and the Delaware Revised Uniform Partnership Act (“DRUPA” and, together with the DLLCA and DRULPA, the “alternative entity statutes”). Delaware Governor John Carney signed these bills into law on July 16, 2020. The amendments largely become effective upon enactment, with certain exceptions.

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Connolly Gallagher Stands with the Black Community

Connolly Gallagher LLP stands with the Black community in denouncing police brutality and racism. We are dedicated to overcoming our nation’s long-standing history of racism and working towards a society where people are not stratified, identified, or treated differently, based on the color of their skin. We are committed to dedicating time and resources to combat all racism and to fight for the equal and just treatment of all people. We support the right of individuals to gather for peaceful protest and to be heard. Through its Diversity and Inclusion Committee, the firm will continue to evaluate and implement initiatives to support all people who have faced unjust treatment due to the color of their skin. We are committed to doing the important work that must be done for our entire community, we share the sense of urgency surrounding this movement, and we look forward to achieving great things with and for our community.

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8 Connolly Gallagher Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in the 2020 Delaware Super Lawyers

8 Connolly Gallagher Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in the 2020 Delaware Super Lawyers

Eight Connolly Gallagher attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2020 Delaware Super Lawyers magazine. In addition, attorney Lauren P. DeLuca was recognized as Delaware Rising Star. Connolly Gallagher offers its clients a multidisciplinary approach and is proud to be recognized by Super Lawyers for excellence in four different practice areas.

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Managing Intellectual Property’s IP Stars Ranks Connolly as IP Star for Delaware

Managing Intellectual Property’s IP Stars Ranks Connolly as IP Star for Delaware

Managing Intellectual Property released its 2020/2021 Managing IP – IP Stars Guide naming Arthur G. (“Chip”) Connolly III as an IP Star for Delaware. The IP Stars list is based on market feedback and independent research conducted by the IP Stars research team including 1,850 firms and 5,700 practitioners. The IP Stars awards recognize outstanding achievements by law firms, partners and in-house counsel in the past year.  Congratulations Chip!

For more information about Managing IP – IP Stars visit their website here.

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