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Nov 18, 2019, 11:27 ET Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Launches $100,000 TV Ad Buy Promoting Civil Rights Activist Al Sharpton's Call for Increased Diversity on Delaware's Courts

Today, Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware (CPBD) placed a $100,000 TV ad buy featuring civil rights activist Reverend Al Sharpton calling for more...


Nov 13, 2019, 11:56 ET Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Membership Climbs Over 5,000

Today, Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware (CPBD) announced their membership has grown to over 5,000 members in just two months. Said CPBD Campaign...


Nov 06, 2019, 14:22 ET Poll: 78% of Delawareans Believe the State's Court System Should be More Transparent; 74% Believe the State Legislature Should Consider Reforms Put Forth by Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware

Today, Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware (CPBD) released a poll, commissioned by Slingshot Strategies, LLC, of over 800 Delawareans which measured ...


Oct 31, 2019, 14:09 ET Civil Rights Activist Al Sharpton Rallies in Delaware to Praise Appointment of the State's First Black Justice to the Supreme Court and Call for Continued Progress in Court Diversity

For October 31st 2019 Contact: Mary Urban, [email protected] Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware: Today, civil rights activist Reverend Al...


Oct 30, 2019, 16:01 ET Update: Civil Rights Activist Al Sharpton to Praise Appointment of Delaware's First Black Justice to the Supreme Court, Call for Continued Progress in Diversifying the State's Courts

**ADVISORY** For October 31st 2019 Contact: Mary Urban, [email protected] Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware: on Thursday, October 31st at 11am,...


Oct 29, 2019, 14:22 ET Civil Rights Activist Al Sharpton to Praise Appointment of Delaware's First Black Justice to the Supreme Court, Call for Continued Progress in Diversifying the State's Courts

**ADVISORY** For October 31st 2019 Contact: Mary Urban, [email protected] Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware: On Thursday, October 31st at 11am,...


Oct 28, 2019, 13:19 ET Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Applauds Chancery Court Decision Allowing TransPerfect to View Itemized Invoices

Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Campaign Manager Chris Coffey has released the following statement: "This week's Chancery Court announcement is...


Oct 24, 2019, 15:29 ET Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Declares Victory in Fight to Put First Black Justice on Delaware's Supreme Court

Following Delaware Governor Carney's nomination of current Court of Chancery Vice Chancellor Tamika Montgomery-Reeves to the Delaware Supreme Court,...


Oct 15, 2019, 10:46 ET Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Lauds Broad Coalition of Multi-Cultural Lawyer-Member Organizations for Joining the Call for Racial Diversity in the State's Courts

In response to a letter written and signed by the Multicultural Judges & Lawyers Section of the Delaware State Bar Association, the South Asian Bar...


Oct 10, 2019, 11:08 ET Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Launches New $250,000 Effort to Continue to Promote Diversity in the Courts Despite the Delaware State Bar Association's Appeal to Maintain Status Quo

Despite unjust disapproval from the Delaware State Bar Association (DSBA), Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware (CPBD) promises to advocate...


Oct 01, 2019, 16:03 ET Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Challenges Delaware State Bar Association to Debate the Transparency and Accountability Issues Plaguing the State's Judiciary

Following the Delaware State Bar Association's closed-door press conference attacking Citizen's for a Pro-Business Delaware and its platform to...


Sep 26, 2019, 12:38 ET Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Pens Letter Responding to Delaware State Bar Association President's Calls to Standby the TransPerfect Decision, and Resist Proposed Transparency & Accountability Measures in the Courts

Amid recent disapproval from the Delaware State Bar Association (DSBA) on the grassroots efforts to bring transparency and accountability to the...


Sep 24, 2019, 15:56 ET Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware to Continue Advocacy Campaign as Delaware Bar Association Rallies Around its Own Instead of Addressing Inequities in Delaware Courts

Amid recent disapproval from the Delaware Bar Association (DSBA) on the grassroots efforts to bring transparency and accountability to the Chancery...


Sep 19, 2019, 15:02 ET Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Responds to Out-of-Touch Legal Survey

Following the release of the 2019 Institute for Legal Reform Survey, CPBD Campaign Manager Chris Coffey Released the following statement: "In 2017,...


Sep 11, 2019, 11:06 ET Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware To Premier TV Ads On ABC During Thursday's Democratic Primary Debate To Expose Corruption In The Chancery Court

The crusade for open government and diversity in Delaware's courts continues as Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware take their platform to...


Sep 05, 2019, 11:58 ET Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Kick-Off Statewide Canvass Calling for Transparency in Delaware Chancery Court

Less than a month after commencing a robust radio and print media campaign across the state, Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware (CPBD) has...


Aug 05, 2019, 11:27 ET Citizens For A Pro-Business Delaware Begin $150,000 Spend In Radio Ads To Call For Transparency In The Chancery Court

After countless strategic attempts to demand accountability from the Chancery Court, Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware will be making their...


Jul 23, 2019, 14:15 ET Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Praises Appointment of Meghan A. Adams to Delaware Superior Court

This week, Meghan A. Adams, appointed by Governor Carney and confirmed by the State Senate, left Morris James law firm to serve as a judge on the...


Jul 10, 2019, 14:29 ET On Heels of Chief Justice Strine Resignation, Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Announce New Platform to Increase Transparency in the State's Judicial System

Today, following a recent report by the Center for Public Integrity that listed Delaware 48th in the Nation for transparency and accountability, and...


Jul 09, 2019, 14:13 ET Citizens for Pro-Business Delaware Call for End to Chancery Court Boys Club

Today, following the news that Delaware Chancery Court Chief Justice Strine is retiring, Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Campaign Manager Chris...


Jul 08, 2019, 13:45 ET Citizens for Pro-Business Delaware to Announce New Platform to Increase Transparency in the State's Government & Judicial System

**ADVISORY** For July 10, 2019 Following a recent report by the Center for Public Integrity that listed Delaware 48th in the Nation for transparency...


Jul 01, 2019, 13:31 ET New Delaware Bill Seeks to Shine a Light on Archaic Chancery Court

Today, legislation was introduced to the Delaware State Legislature that would bring much-need transparency to the nation's most opaque court: The...


Jun 24, 2019, 09:52 ET Survey Reveals Widespread Dissatisfaction With The Delaware Chancery Court

A staggering amount of Delaware citizens have expressed dissatisfaction with the Chancery Court's proposed reforms and the state government's...


Jun 17, 2019, 11:11 ET Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Volunteers Removed From Delaware State Bar Association Brunch

On June 14, 2019, Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware volunteers were removed from the Delaware Bar Association's Bench Brunch where Chancellor...


Apr 11, 2019, 11:00 ET Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware (CPBD) to Mount Challenge to Rising Custodian Bills Totaling Over $26 Million in the Long-Ended TransPerfect Case

8 months after the historic TransPerfect case was settled, the custodian in the case, Robert Pincus, has continued to bill TransPerfect every month...