When Common Law Fiduciary Duties Are Unambiguously Eliminated In A Limited Partnership Agreement, Recourse Against The General Partner Is Limited To Breach Of Contract Claims.

In Wenske et al. v. Blue Bell Creameries, Inc., C.A. No. 2017-0699-JRS, the limited partnership agreement required the general partner to “use its best efforts to conduct…business…in accordance with sound business practices in the [dairy industry]”.  When bacterial...