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VGS, Inc. v. Castiel
Citation:2000 WL 1277372
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David Castiel formed Virtual Geosatellite LLC on January, 1999 to pursue a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) license to build and operate a satellite system. Pursuant to the LLC agreement, Holdings received 660 units, Sahagen Satellite received 260 units and Ellipso received 120 units. As the majority unitholder, Castiel had the power to appoint, remove, and replace two of three board members. Castiel and Sahagen were at odds. Sahagen ultimately convinced Quinn that Castiel must be ousted. Without notice to Castiel, Quinn and Sahagen acted by written consent to merge the LLC into VGS, Inc. Sahagen and Quinn, acting as a majority of LLC’s board of managers did not notify Castiel of the merger plan.
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