Warren Beatty lawyer: Delaware too expensive, inconvenient for trial over Dick Tracy rights

Beatty lawyer: Del. inconvenient for Tracy dispute

WILMINGTON, Del. — The lawyer for Warren Beatty is arguing it would be expensive and inconvenient for the actor to travel to Delaware for a trial involving a dispute over the movie and TV rights to Dick Tracy.

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Agreement allows videotaping of Warren Beatty’s deposition, marks to be used to trace leaks

Agreement allows videotaping of Beatty deposition

WILMINGTON, Del. — An agreement has been reached allowing the videotaping of Warren Beatty’s deposition in his dispute with the Tribune Co. over the rights to cartoon detective Dick Tracy, a federal judge presiding over the case said Tuesday.

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Magna Entertainment unsecured creditors allege sham financial transactions

Magna creditors committee files complaint

DOVER, Del. — The parent company of horse-track owner Magna Entertainment Corp. is rejecting allegations that it engaged in sham financial transactions with MEC to benefit the man who serves as chairman of both companies.

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Delaware’s top court orders new trial for man sentenced to death in college student’s slaying

Del. court overturns death penalty conviction

DOVER, Del. — The Delaware Supreme Court has ordered a new trial for a man sentenced to death for the rape and murder of a college student.

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Judge says Tribune can gather information in dispute with actor Beatty

Info gathering allowed in Tribune-Beatty dispute

WILMINGTON, Del. — Attorneys for Warren Beatty asked a federal judge Thursday to allow the actor to proceed with a California lawsuit against the Tribune Co. over the TV and movie rights to comic book character Dick Tracy.

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Delaware bankruptcy judge denies motion to transfer WaMu-JPMorgan dispute to D.C. court

Del. judge won’t relinquish WaMu-JPMorgan dispute

WILMINGTON, Del. — A Delaware bankruptcy judge has refused to cede control over a dispute between Washington Mutual Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co. involving billions of dollars in bank assets.

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Lawsuit accusing Intel directors of harming company is tossed out

Shareholder lawsuit against Intel tossed out

WILMINGTON, Del. — A judge has tossed a lawsuit that accuses Intel Corp.’s directors of ignoring signs of allegedly monopolistic behavior.

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Delaware Sen. approves sports betting bill and sends it to governor for his expected signing

Sports betting bill passes Del. legislature

DOVER, Del. — The state Senate approved a bill Tuesday that would authorize Delaware to become the only state east of the Mississippi River to offer sports betting, sending it to Gov. Jack Markell for his promised signature.

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Court to hear arguments from Maryland officials in Magna bankruptcy

Court to hear motions in Magna bankruptcy

WILMINGTON, Del. — Attorneys for the state of Maryland and city of Baltimore are asking a judge to reconsider an order issued in the bankruptcy case of horse track owner Magna Entertainment Corp.

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WaMu files bankruptcy complaint against JPMorgan Chase

WaMu sues JPMorgan Chase

WILMINGTON, Del. — Lawyers for Washington Mutual Inc. have filed a bankruptcy court complaint against JPMorgan Chase & Co. over some $4 billion in disputed assets.

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