Catching Up With Delaware's Chancery Court

By Leslie A. Pappas (May 23, 2022, 12:55 PM EDT) -- This is the final full work week for Vice Chancellor Joseph R. Slights III, who retires on June 1. Law360 sat down with the 58-year-old vice chancellor to talk about his 18 years as a Delaware judge and what he expects to do next.

He leaves behind an ever-busy Chancery Court, which this week made headway in disputes involving Aerojet Rocketdyne, Columbia Pipeline, AbbVie, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco and ITG Brands, and Twitter.

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