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Posted: June 27, 2020

Derivative Claims Based on Misconduct of Corporate Officers Barred by In Pari Delicto Doctrine

On June 4, 2020, Justice Cohen of the New York County Commercial Division issued a decision in Rutigliano v. Locantro, 2020 NY Slip Op. 31768(U), holding that derivative claims based on the misconduct of corporate officers were barred by the in pari delicto doctrine, explaining: Plaintiffs unjust enrichment and conversion claims are asserted on behalf... Read more »