Representative Matters

  • Represented Papa John Schnatter, the Founder of Papa John’s International, Inc., with an outcome so successful Benchmark Litigation awarded an “Impact Case of the Year” award to Garland A. Kelley for the Schnatter v. Papa John’s matter, which went to trial in Delaware Chancery court. A demonstration of the firm’s national reach, it is notable that this “Impact” award went to a California recipient for a significant Delaware court decision.
  • Conducted a significant investigation at NMC Health plc, unveiling serious issues related to NMC’s financials, including inflated cash balances, understated debt, and severe governance-related issues. NMC operates private medical facilities in 19 nations, primarily in the Middle East, and is the largest private health care provider in the United Arab Emirates.
    • The work revealed the mismanagement occurring at NMC may not be limited to NMC itself, but is rather a symptom of a broader series of fundamental problems stretching throughout the region, into Europe, and touching some of the most prestigious and established firms in the world.