Justice Henry duPont Ridgely was a speaker in The Netherlands at the Annual Meeting of P.R.I.M.E. Finance Foundation at the Peace Palace in The Hague. He also lectured on Delaware corporate law at Lieden University and Rotterdam University during this visit.
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Ridgely discussed financial derivatives in the courts on a panel at the Peace Palace that included U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Elizabeth Stong, Justice VK Rajah of the Supreme Court of Singapore, and Judge Natalia Pavlova of the Russian Supreme Commercial Court. His lectures at the universities addressed Delaware corporate law and the chartering of corporations in Delaware, which are matters of significant international interest.
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