Where Del. Rule 5.1 Differs From Rule 5(g)

Law360, New York (November 9, 2012, 12:07 PM EST) -- Earlier this week, the Delaware Court of Chancery announced that it has issued a new rule — Court of Chancery Rule 5.1 — to govern confidential filings with the court. Rule 5.1 replaces the long-standing Rule 5(g), and will become effective on Jan. 1, 2013. The new rule reflects the court's concern with balancing the public's right of access to judicial proceedings, and parties' interests in maintaining the confidentiality of sensitive information.

Importantly for parties to cases in the Court of Chancery, Rule 5.1 is not...
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