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New York Business Litigation…

New York Business Litigation Lawyer Blog

Covers litigation, foreclosures, and business law. By The Silber Law Firm LLC.

http://www.thesilberlawfirm.com/
  • Dec 11

    Anticipatory Breach Allegation Dressed as Declaratory Relief

    Anticipatory Breach Allegation Dressed as Declaratory Relief
    Earlier this year, we wrote about the First Department’s decision addressing the question, as framed by the Court of Appeals, of “whether the mere commencement of an action seeking ‘rescission and/or reformation’ of a…
  • Nov 17

    Two Recent Trade Secret Cases Fail to Find That Secrets Exist or Were Capable of Protection

    Two Recent Trade Secret Cases Fail to Find That Secrets Exist or Were Capable of Protection
    Two cases, one State and one Federal, declined to prevent a competitor from using what was alleged to be another’s secret information. In Art and Cook, Inc. v. Haber, the Eastern District court found that the secrets alleged to have…
  • Nov 6

    Guarantor’s Liability Greater than Obligor’

    Guarantor’s Liability Greater than Obligor’
    A guarantor was sued for the failure of the obligor/tenant to pay rent. The tenant had defaulted on a commercial lease and under the lease’s acceleration clause owed the landlord more than $1,740,000. When the guarantor was sued, he…
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Lanard and Associates Blog

Lanard and Associates Blog

Franchise law information and tips for franchisors, franchisees and the franchise industry; commercial lease information for prospective and existing tenants; and other business legal news and information.

http://lanardandassociates.com/blog/
  • Dec 11

    What Is A Franchise Earnings Claim?

    What Is A Franchise Earnings Claim?
    DEFINITION OF A FRANCHISE EARNINGS CLAIM What is a franchise earnings claim? As a prospective franchisee, you want to know how much money  you can expect to generate from the franchise business in which you are investing.  A…
  • Sep 11

    What States Have Franchise Laws?

    What States Have Franchise Laws?
    If you are a new franchisor, you must be aware of not only the federal franchise law that requires disclosure of certain information to a prospective investor in a franchise, but you must also be aware of state franchise laws. FEDERAL…
  • Sep 7

    Franchise Attorney or Local Business Attorney?

    Franchise Attorney or Local Business Attorney?
    Understanding of franchise law I often get asked by a prospective franchisee client why they should use experienced franchise attorneys like those at Lanard and Associates and not their local business attorney.  My answer is very simple.…
Rank this Week: 1398

Law Blog Switzerland

Law Blog Switzerland

Swiss blawg covering a broad range of Swiss and international laws.

http://www.lawblogswitzerland.ch
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Florida Business Litigation Lawyer…

Florida Business Litigation Lawyer Blog

Covers business and employment law. By Mavrick Law Firm.

https://www.mavricklaw.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 1581

North Texas Legal News

North Texas Legal News

Covers Texas business law. By Leiza Dolghih.

http://northtexaslegalnews.com/
Rank this Week: 2437

Chicago Business Attorney Blog

Chicago Business Attorney Blog

Comments on business law. By Bellas & Wachowski.

https://www.businessattorneychicago.com/
Rank this Week: 2424

New York Business Divorce

New York Business Divorce

Covers dissolution and other disputes among New York corporations, LLCs and partnerships. By Peter A. Mahler.

http://www.nybusinessdivorce.com/
  • Dec 11

    Operating Agreement Defeats Statutory Buyout Rights Upon LLC Member’s Withdrawal

    Operating Agreement Defeats Statutory Buyout Rights Upon LLC Member’s Withdrawal
    The Appellate Division, Second Department last week decided a trio of appeals in related cases concerning the consequences of an LLC member's withdrawal, holding that the member was not entitled to a fair-value buyout and that upon withdrawal…
  • Dec 4

    Reflections on Ten Years of Blogging

    Reflections on Ten Years of Blogging
    This week marks the 10th anniversary of the launch of the New York Business Divorce blog, an occasion to reflect on what I’ve learned from my blogging experience. Continue Reading…
  • Nov 27

    Surrogate’s Court Declines to Order Demise of Fashion Busine

    Surrogate’s Court Declines to Order Demise of Fashion Busine
    In a rare dissolution decision from the New York Surrogate's Court - a court for the affairs of the deceased - the court declines to kill off a clothing business based upon a claim of oppression brought by the estate of the former minority…
Rank this Week: 4186

TheCorporateCounsel.net Blog

TheCorporateCounsel.net Blog

Covers corporate and securities law. By Broc Romanek.

http://www.thecorporatecounsel.net/Blog/
  • Dec 11

    PCAOB: Makeover Edition

    PCAOB: Makeover Edition
    Recently, I blogged the rumor that SEC Chair Clayton would tap Senate staffer Bill Duhnke as the next PCAOB Chair. According to this WSJ article, that not only appears true – but Chair Clayton also plans to name several other PCAOB…
  • Dec 8

    Administration Questions Validity of SEC Judge

    Administration Questions Validity of SEC Judge
    Here’s the intro from this WSJ article: The Trump administration on Wednesday abandoned its defense of the Securities and Exchange Commission’s in-house judicial system, siding with opponents who say the hiring process for the…
  • Dec 7

    Tax Reform: The “Deferred Tax Assets” Sleeper

    Tax Reform: The “Deferred Tax Assets” Sleeper
    This blog from Bass Berry’s Jay Knight flags a “sleeper issue” arising out of the lower corporate rates in the tax bill recently passed by the Senate & House – and if you’ve got deferred tax assets on your…
Rank this Week: 1445

Reinsurance Focus

Reinsurance Focus

Covers new reinsurance-related and arbitration developments. By Carlton Fields.

http://reinsurancefocus.com/
Rank this Week: 1458

Fashion & Apparel Law Blog

Fashion & Apparel Law Blog

Covers legal issues facing the fashion, apparel and textile industry. By Sheppard Mullin.

http://www.fashionapparellawblog.com/
Rank this Week: 4029

Florida Business Litigation Blog

Florida Business Litigation Blog

Covers topics specifically concerning business litigation, procedural components of civil litigation, case law updates and legal issue analysis. By Jimerson & Cobb, P.A.

http://www.jimersoncobb.com/blog/category/florida-business-litigation/
Rank this Week: 2247

Florida Business Litigation Blog

Florida Business Litigation Blog

Covers business litigation, procedural components of civil litigation, case law updates and legal issue analysis. By Jimerson & Cobb.

http://www.jimersoncobb.com/blog/category/florida-business-litigation/
Rank this Week: 2223

Business Litigation Info

Business Litigation Info

Covers business litigation, intellectual property, data security, and advertising and media. By Faruki Ireland & Cox P.L.L.

http://www.ficlaw.com/blog/
  • Dec 8

    Post-Impression-ism: Avoiding the Patent Exhaustion Defense After Impression v. Lexmark

    Post-Impression-ism: Avoiding the Patent Exhaustion Defense After Impression v. Lexmark
    In a decision viewed as unfavorable to enforcement of patent rights, the Supreme Court in Impression Products v. Lexmark Int’l, 137 S. Ct. 1523 (2017), gave an expansive interpretation to the “patent exhaustion”…
  • Nov 28

    Faruki’s Zach Heck Discusses Online Shopping Safety For Cyber Monday (and Every Other Day Too)

    Faruki’s Zach Heck Discusses Online Shopping Safety For Cyber Monday (and Every Other Day Too)
    “Cyber Monday is considered the biggest online shopping day of the year, with consumers spending literally billions of dollars through online retailers.  Yesterday, Faruki’s Zach Heck spoke with WDTN 2 News about ways…
  • Nov 21

    November 2017 Website Newsletter

    November 2017 Website Newsletter
    The Benchmark Litigation 2018 Guide once again ranked Faruki Ireland Cox Rhinehart & Dusing P.L.L. as one of Ohio’s preeminent litigation firms, naming it one of only eleven firms statewide to receive Benchmark’s “highly…
Rank this Week: 3636

The High-touch Legal Services Blog

The High-touch Legal Services Blog

Provides information about the law for startup and early-stage companies. By Dana H. Shultz.

http://danashultz.com/blog
  • Dec 8

    Creative Commons Commercial License

    Creative Commons Commercial License
    This post is about Creative Commons commercial licenses. After describing each license, it discusses when you might want to use each license. Creative Commons provides a summary of its various licenses at About The Licenses. Creative…
  • Dec 6

    Assignment and Delegation in Contract Law

    Assignment and Delegation in Contract Law
    Assignment and delegation are terms that have specific meanings in U.S. contract law. I am basing this post on a Quora answer that I wrote recently. Please see What are assignment and delegation in contract law? In contract law,…
  • Dec 5

    Canonical Questions on the Law™ Series Explained

    Canonical Questions on the Law™ Series Explained
    This post explains what the Canonical Questions on the Law™ series is. Equally important, this post explains why I created that series of questions and answers about legal issues, concepts and terminology. I have been active on…
Rank this Week: 4705

San Jose Business Lawyers Blog

San Jose Business Lawyers Blog

Covers business transactions, start-ups, and mergers. By Structure Law Group, LLP.

http://www.sanjosebusinesslawyersblog.com/
  • Dec 8

    Liens: What are They and Why are They Important?

    Liens: What are They and Why are They Important?
    Businesses are subject to many types of liens, such as civil judgments, tax liens, and mechanic’s liens.  These liens, and many others, can impair your company’s ability to turn a profit.  Protect your business assets by…
  • Dec 1

    Stock Purchase Agreement For A California Corporation

    Stock Purchase Agreement For A California Corporation
    There are a variety of ways for a corporation to sell its assets without compromising its structural integrity or otherwise damaging the business.  One common method by which California corporations can sell assets is a stock purchase…
  • Nov 24

    What Are The Stages Of Business Litigation?

    What Are The Stages Of Business Litigation?
    CA business litigation is a long and complicated process. It is important to have an experienced litigator assess your case and review your lawsuit complaint to ensure that the process is done correctly from the start. This blog post goes…
Rank this Week: 3264

Federal Securities Law Blog

Federal Securities Law Blog

FedSecLaw.com is devoted to highlighting current issues in securities laws, discussing the ramifications of those issues for today’s businesses, and providing bottom-line takeaways for busy owners, managers, and executives. By Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP.

http://www.fedseclaw.com/
  • Dec 8

    Boilerplate provisions in a contract

    Boilerplate provisions in a contract
    The term “boilerplate” refers to standardized language in a contract that usually appears at the end of the agreement (often in a section titled “miscellaneous” or “general terms”). While boilerplate…
  • Nov 15

    Methods to minimize indemnification obligation

    Methods to minimize indemnification obligation
    Because most indemnification claims are made by a buyer, the seller seeks to limit its indemnification obligations. Some ways in which the indemnification obligations can be limited include: Materiality of breach or claim amount Caps on…
  • Oct 12

    Litigation provisions v. arbitration provisions in business contract

    Litigation provisions v. arbitration provisions in business contract
    Arbitration is an increasingly popular method of resolving disputes, but drafters of business contracts need to be aware that arbitration may not be suitable for every dispute. The question of whether or not to arbitrate often comes down to…
Rank this Week: 3851

Hunton Retail Law Resource Blog

Hunton Retail Law Resource Blog

Analysis and Insight in Retail Law

https://www.huntonretailindustryblog.com/
  • Dec 8

    Recall Roundup: November

    Recall Roundup: November
    This past month, several key recalls were made that affect the retail industry. Check back here each month for our Recall Roundup.… Continue Reading
  • Nov 29

    Consumer Protection in Retail: Weekly Roundup

    Consumer Protection in Retail: Weekly Roundup
    These past two weeks, several consumer actions made headlines that affect the retail industry. Continue reading for our weekly roundup. … Continue Reading
  • Nov 21

    New York Proposes Predictable Scheduling Regulations for Employee

    New York Proposes Predictable Scheduling Regulations for Employee
    Recently, the New York Department of Labor released a set of proposed regulations affecting the Minimum Wage Order for Miscellaneous Industries and Occupations, which applies to most employers, except hotels and restaurants. … Continue…
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Death Care Law Blog

Death Care Law Blog

Covers laws relating to pre-need and death care compliance, serving banks, funeral homes, crematories, and cemetaries. By William Stalter.

http://www.deathcarelaw.com/
  • Dec 8

    Missouri Seller Records: The Starting Point for an Audit Trail

    Missouri Seller Records: The Starting Point for an Audit Trail
    The last time the Missouri State Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors took up the issue of preneed seller record keeping requirements, the staff proposal emphasized a contract ledger approach.  The proposal sought to require a…
  • Nov 30

    Missouri’s Preneed Examination Process: A New Focu

    Missouri’s Preneed Examination Process: A New Focu
    For the first round of Missouri preneed examinations, the State Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors had no choice but to jump into preneed sellers’ records and files.  Hundreds of funeral home had been selling preneed for…
  • Nov 18

    Missouri’s Funeral Board: Returning to the Scene of the Crime

    Missouri’s Funeral Board: Returning to the Scene of the Crime
    Two years ago, the Missouri State Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors met in Independence to discuss their staff’s recommendations for seller record keeping requirements and the scope of preneed examinations.  As the…
Rank this Week: 4159

Bingham Greenebaum Doll Blog

Bingham Greenebaum Doll Blog

Covers Indiana law.

http://www.bgdlegal.com/blog/
  • Dec 8

    Informal Trust Contest Fails and Subsequent Lawsuit Time-Barred

    Informal Trust Contest Fails and Subsequent Lawsuit Time-Barred
    The South Dakota Supreme Court recently decided a unique case which may be persuasive to jurists in many other states that have adopted the Uniform Trust Code, particularly as it relates to literal compliance with shortened time frames for…
  • Nov 15

    Court Rejects Trust Modification to Add a Removal Provision

    Court Rejects Trust Modification to Add a Removal Provision
    It is becoming increasingly common for beneficiaries to want to create a power to remove trustees of their trusts, when the trust agreement does not grant them this power.  In states which have adopted it, the Uniform Trust Code does…
  • Nov 15

    Modification of Trust Power of Appointment Given Retroactive Effect by IRS

    Modification of Trust Power of Appointment Given Retroactive Effect by IRS
    In Private Letter Ruling 201737008, issued by the IRS on September 15, 2017, the Service gave retroactive tax effect to a court modification of the power of appointment held by the donor’s spouse over the donor’s trust. …
Rank this Week: 2738

Corporate Social Responsibility…

Corporate Social Responsibility and the Law

Covers corporate governance, human rights, trade and transparency. By Foley Hoag LLP.

http://www.csrandthelaw.com
  • Dec 7

    Five on Friday – Five Recent Developments that We’ve Been Watching Closely

    Five on Friday – Five Recent Developments that We’ve Been Watching Closely
    It’s Friday and time for another overview of developments in the field of business and human rights that we’ve been monitoring. This week’s post includes: a revised Toolkit on National Action Plans on business and human…
  • Nov 24

    Five on Friday – Five Recent Developments that We’ve Been Watching Closely

    Five on Friday – Five Recent Developments that We’ve Been Watching Closely
    It’s Friday and time for another overview of developments in the field of business and human rights that we’ve been monitoring. This week’s post includes: a look ahead at the upcoming UN Forum on Business and Human Rights;…
  • Nov 21

    Forced Labor and North Korean Workers: New Concerns for Importer

    Forced Labor and North Korean Workers: New Concerns for Importer
    In Washington, D.C., the news this week focused on President Trump’s decision to designate (or redesignate) North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism. For companies importing goods into the United States, developments this past August…
Rank this Week: 3728

AG Deal Diary

AG Deal Diary

A collection of insights and analysis on hot topics impacting companies, funds, dealmakers and directors. By Akin Gump.

http://www.akingump.com/en/experience/practices/corporate/ag-deal-diary/index.html
Rank this Week: 1985

Tennessee Business Litigation…

Tennessee Business Litigation Lawyers Blog

Covers business and insurance litigation. By Pepper Law, PLC.

http://www.nashvillebusinesslitigationlawyersblog.com/
  • Dec 7

    Choice of Law Provisions in Contracts: When Tennessee Courts Might Not Enforce Them

    Choice of Law Provisions in Contracts: When Tennessee Courts Might Not Enforce Them
    In many Tennessee cases involving written contracts, the contracts will contain provisions whereby the parties agreed that the substantive law of a state other than Tennessee would apply in any litigation between them. (In the absence of such…
  • Nov 25

    Plaintiffs Allowed to Rescind Real Estate Contract and Obtain Refund of Purchase Money

    Plaintiffs Allowed to Rescind Real Estate Contract and Obtain Refund of Purchase Money
    In a recent Tennessee real estate case involving the sale of a lot, the plaintiffs/buyers alleged that the defendants/sellers made misrepresentations that the lot would have the ability to connect to the sewer. Not only did the court order…
  • Oct 10

    Basic Points about Tennessee Consumer Protection Act Case

    Basic Points about Tennessee Consumer Protection Act Case
    In 1977, the Tennessee Consumer Protection Act was enacted. In 2011, the legislature of Tennessee modified it significantly. Here are some basic points to remember with respect to potential Tennessee Consumer Protection Act lawsuits: Since…
Rank this Week: 3208

Dahman's Law

Dahman's Law

Covers business issues.

http://dahmanlaw.com/blog/
  • Dec 7

    Dahman and Ten Other KJK Attorneys Selected as Super Lawyer

    Dahman and Ten Other KJK Attorneys Selected as Super Lawyer
    Samir Dahman, the Partner in Charge of Kohrman Jackson & Krantz, LLP’s Columbus office, was selected for the fifth consecutive year as a 2018 Business Litigation Super Lawyers in Columbus by Ohio Super…
  • Oct 11

    To the Victor Go the Spoils (and the Calzones)!

    To the Victor Go the Spoils (and the Calzones)!
    Samir Dahman and his client are savoring a recent victory in a bitter intellectual property dispute between a franchisor and former franchisee who both serve calzones. The franchisor – D.P. Dough – asserted claims for trademark…
  • Jul 24

    Berkshire Triathlon Raises $21,000 for Flying Horse Farms and Ronald McDonald House

    Berkshire Triathlon Raises $21,000 for Flying Horse Farms and Ronald McDonald House
    Mr. Dahman, as co-founder of the Berkshire Triathlon, is pleased to announce that the 2017 Berkshire Triathlon raised $21,000 for Flying Horse Farms and Ronald McDonald House of Central Ohio. This year was the Berkshire Triathlon’s most…
Rank this Week: 3416

Wisconsin Business Law Blog

Wisconsin Business Law Blog

By Schober & Mitchell, S.C.

http://www.wisconsinbusinesslawblog.com
  • Dec 7

    How to Dissolve Your Unneeded Wisconsin Corporation

    How to Dissolve Your Unneeded Wisconsin Corporation
    Sometimes keeping a corporation going serves no useful purpose. If you have such a corporation, here are some useful steps to consider. Typical corporate terminations involve both a “liquidation,” the act of converting all…
  • Oct 27

    Key Employee Non-Competes: Strategies for Enforceability

    Key Employee Non-Competes: Strategies for Enforceability
    For many business owners, retaining key employees is a paramount concern of running their business. Employers often have invested a significant amount of training, heavily rely upon their key employees for revenue and business operations,…
  • Oct 27

    Key Employee Non-Competes: Strategies for Enforceability

    Key Employee Non-Competes: Strategies for Enforceability
    For many business owners, retaining key employees is a paramount concern of running their business. Employers often have invested a significant amount of training, heavily rely upon their key employees for revenue and business operations,…
Rank this Week: 3653

Florida Business Lawyers Blog

Florida Business Lawyers Blog

Covers business, immigration and real estate law. By Stok Folk + Kon, P.A.

http://www.floridabusinesslawyersblog.com/
  • Dec 7

    The Proper Method for Determining Damages in a Breach of Contract Case in Florida

    The Proper Method for Determining Damages in a Breach of Contract Case in Florida
    Whenever you go to court to seek relief based upon an alleged breach of contract, there are several keys to success. There is establishing liability. There is also establishing your damages. Both are essential parts of a positive outcome.…
  • Nov 22

    South Florida Business Defeats Attempt to Have Court Disqualify its Attorney in Breach of Contract Case

    South Florida Business Defeats Attempt to Have Court Disqualify its Attorney in Breach of Contract Case
    Your commercial litigation case can involve many battles, some of which may not always be expected. You may have to litigate items that go beyond just the contractual dispute that started your case. In one recent case, a plaintiff in a breach…
  • Nov 17

    Congress Passes Extension for EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program

    Congress Passes Extension for EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program
    Many involved in the immigration process were waiting to see what Congress would do with the EB-5 program, which faced a fast-approaching sunset date. The answer to this question came in the form of a House Resolution that the president…
Rank this Week: 2087

New Jersey Lawyers Blog

New Jersey Lawyers Blog

Covers New Jersey business, labor and employment, estate planning and consumer law. By McLaughlin & Nardi, LLC.

http://www.newjerseylawyersblog.com/
  • Dec 7

    Is Title Insurance Really Necessary?

    Is Title Insurance Really Necessary?
    The short answer is: yes. To understand why you should have title insurance, you must first understand what “title” is.  When you purchase real estate, at the closing you receive “title” to the…
  • Nov 29

    Arbitration in Multi-Issue Construction Claim

    Arbitration in Multi-Issue Construction Claim
    Disputes over construction projects can be costly, time-consuming, complex and unpredictable endeavors.  Arbitration is a mechanism often used to avoid these pitfalls by many in New Jersey construction law.  Attorneys from our firm…
  • Nov 22

    Happy Thanksgiving From McLaughlin & Nardi, LLC

    Happy Thanksgiving From McLaughlin & Nardi, LLC
    As the holiday season creeps up on us, it’s good that we have the chance to reflect on what we are thankful for. Here at McLaughlin & Nardi we have much to be thankful for this year. First, we are thankful for you who give us the…
Rank this Week: 3569

UpCounsel Blog

UpCounsel Blog

About making your business leaner, faster and smarter.

https://www.upcounsel.com/blog
  • Dec 7

    California’s New Employment and Labor Laws for 2018

    California’s New Employment and Labor Laws for 2018
    Top UpCounsel attorney Fiona Kaufman explains what new laws California employers and employees should be aware of in 2018.
  • Dec 5

    9 Essential Tips to Achieve GDPR Compliance

    9 Essential Tips to Achieve GDPR Compliance
    You might know what the GDPR mandates, but that doesn't mean that coming into compliance is easy. UpCounsel attorney Jim Varghese explains what companies need to do to become compliant.
  • Nov 30

    Trademarks and Likelihood of Confusion

    Trademarks and Likelihood of Confusion
    Top UpCounsel trademark attorney Tiffany Donaldson explains how the USPTO determines whether a trademark is too likely to cause confusion to be allowed.
Rank this Week: 2257

Robbins Ross Alloy Belinfante…

Robbins Ross Alloy Belinfante Littlefield LLC Blog

Covers real estate law.

http://www.robbinsfirm.com/in-the-news/
  • Dec 7

    Norwood, Bottoms Lawyer Up in Mayoral Runoff Aftermath

    Norwood, Bottoms Lawyer Up in Mayoral Runoff Aftermath
    Vincent Russo Jr. of the Robbins Firm is representing Mary Norwood as she squares off with Keisha Lance Bottoms over the close election results. Bottoms has turned to Robert Highsmith Jr. of Holland & Knight and others. Meanwhile, Bottoms…
  • Nov 20

    Governor Adds Three to Judicial Nominating Commission

    Governor Adds Three to Judicial Nominating Commission
    Governor names three former staffers to Judicial Nominating Commission. Gov. Nathan Deal on Tuesday named three of his former staffers to the Judicial Nomination Commission, which recommends candidates for the governor to consider when…
  • Nov 17

    Invest Atlanta Sues City Ethics Board Over Decision Barring ‘Free’ Stadium Ticket

    Invest Atlanta Sues City Ethics Board Over Decision Barring ‘Free’ Stadium Ticket
    Atlanta’s development arm, Invest Atlanta, has sued the city Board of Ethics over its refusal to reverse a ruling declaring that tickets to events at the soon-to-open Mercedes-Benz Stadium are an illegal gratuity barred by city…
Rank this Week: 1623

ACA Review

ACA Review

Covers labor and employment, tax, employee benefits and healthcare law issues associated with the Affordable Care Act. By Balch & Bingham LLP.

http://www.acareview.com/
  • Dec 6

    Plan Your Changes before Changing Your Plan

    Plan Your Changes before Changing Your Plan
    There’s a comically profound scene in the second “Madagascar” movie.  Penguin (management) and monkey (union) committees are negotiating a labor contract.  After the monkeys seem to have secured what they want,…
  • Dec 6

    “Whoaaa, Nellie!” Before Submitting Form 14765 …

    “Whoaaa, Nellie!” Before Submitting Form 14765 …
    Entering a football stadium many years ago, your nimble correspondent encountered unarmed security contractors wearing uniforms featuring the company logo – a big, red bull’s-eye – on the front of the baseball cap and on the…
  • Nov 22

    IRS Form 14764: Response to Proposed Assessment of 2015 Employer Mandate Tax

    IRS Form 14764: Response to Proposed Assessment of 2015 Employer Mandate Tax
    On November 17, the IRS published the Form that Applicable Large Employers must use to respond to IRS letters regarding proposed assessment of 2015 employer mandate taxes.  Form 14764 is a paper, mail-in “ESRP Response” that…
Rank this Week: 2337

Portland Business & Commercial Law…

Portland Business & Commercial Law Blog

By Slinde Nelson Stanford.

http://www.slindenelson.com/blog/
  • Dec 6

    Business law attorneys may help a company facing a crisi

    Business law attorneys may help a company facing a crisi
    In Oregon as well as elsewhere, an outside law firm is sometimes called upon to assist a company in a crisis situation. These are usually unexpected chains of events that require the company to make some important decisions about how...
  • Nov 27

    Business formation: Buying an existing business may be better

    Business formation: Buying an existing business may be better
    The business entrepreneur in Oregon who is contemplating opening a new business will also face the issue of whether it might be better to purchase an already existing business. Sometimes, the overwhelming range of activities needed for…
  • Nov 24

    The hiring process and criminal records: an FAQ for employer

    The hiring process and criminal records: an FAQ for employer
    As a business owner or manager involved in the hiring process, it’s important to know what your rights and obligations are regarding applications with criminal records. After all, given America’s high incarceration rates, the percentage…
Rank this Week: 3280

Kentucky Law Blog

Kentucky Law Blog

Covers Kentucky family, criminal and business law. By Gatlin Voelker, PLLC.

http://www.gatlinvoelker.com/blog/
  • Dec 6

    How can I prevent business fraud?

    How can I prevent business fraud?
    One key issue that entrepreneurs should take into consideration when starting their businesses is fraud liability. Fraud is when companies and employees engage in illegal behaviors for personal or corporate gain. According to…
  • Dec 4

    Terminating contracts for convenience

    Terminating contracts for convenience
    Any party that has entered into a business contract in Fort Mitchell knows that such agreements cannot be terminated without a valid reason, right? While that may be the case in many private agreements, public contracts with government…
  • Nov 16

    How can you create an effective employee handbook?

    How can you create an effective employee handbook?
    If you are a new business owner in Kentucky, one of the first things you will need to create once you begin hiring employees, is an employee handbook. This valuable resource is a necessary tool for your employees so they...
Rank this Week: 1427

Fashion Counsel with Anthony V.…

Fashion Counsel with Anthony V. Lupo

Arent Fox's fashion law blog highlights critical issues for designers, retailers, and manufacturers.

http://fashioncounsel.com
Rank this Week: 2727

Cybersecurity Lawyer Forum

Cybersecurity Lawyer Forum

Covers business and privacy law. By Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP.

http://cybersecurity.jmbm.com/
  • Dec 5

    So, What is This Blockchain Thing?

    So, What is This Blockchain Thing?
      First in a series of blogs about blockchain technology and its impact on business practices, corporate governance and cybersecurity It’s hard to avoid articles, white papers, blog pieces and presentations that promote the almost…
  • Oct 11

    Think Twice Before Logging on to Public Wi-Fi

    Think Twice Before Logging on to Public Wi-Fi
    At the airport, in a coffee shop or hotel lobby? Think twice before logging on to that free Wi-Fi. What’s not to love about free, public Wi-Fi?  It’s free. It’s easy. A couple of clicks and you’re connected to the…
  • Oct 5

    Michael Gold Nominated as a Leader in Cybersecurity Law by the Los Angeles Business Journal

    Michael Gold Nominated as a Leader in Cybersecurity Law by the Los Angeles Business Journal
    LOS ANGELES—Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce that Michael A. Gold, co-chair of JMBM’s Cybersecurity & Privacy Group and co-author of the Cybersecurity Lawyer Forum, has been nominated by…
Rank this Week: 2156

Blog: News & Legal Articles from…

Blog: News & Legal Articles from Our Team

By Danziger Shapiro & Leavitt, P.C.

http://www.ds-l.com/blog/
  • Dec 5

    DELAWARE ONLINE PRIVACY PROTECTION ACT

    DELAWARE ONLINE PRIVACY PROTECTION ACT
    Image of courthouse pillars A Delaware business client recently asked me to review his commercial privacy policy to see if his website complied with current online privacy protection requirements.  Not surprisingly in this fast pace and…
  • Oct 19

    Employer Must Pay For All Non-Exempt Employee Breaks of 20 Minutes or Le

    Employer Must Pay For All Non-Exempt Employee Breaks of 20 Minutes or Le
    Last week on October 13 the Third Circuit Court of Appeals held that an employer must pay a non-exempt employee for all rest breaks of 20 minutes or less.  This is nothing new and has been the law of the land under the Fair Labor…
  • Sep 11

    Equifax Data Breach

    Equifax Data Breach
    Typing The recent Equifax data breach has been called the worst personal data breach in history. Over 143 million people have been affected.  Experts are saying that is it safer to assume you were affected and take preventative measures…
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New York Business Litigation…

New York Business Litigation Attorney Blog

Covers commercial law and litigation, employment contracts, and consumer law. By The Law Offices of Ira S. Newman.

http://www.newyorkbusinesslitigationattorneyblog.com/
  • Dec 5

    New York Seeks Waiver under “Every Student Succeeds Act”

    New York Seeks Waiver under “Every Student Succeeds Act”
    The “Every Student Succeeds Act” (ESSA) is a law passed in 2015 that sets out to ensure that all students are afforded an equal opportunity to succeed through public education. In essence, the Act requires that states implement…
  • Nov 27

    Housing Discrimination Is Illegal in New York City

    Housing Discrimination Is Illegal in New York City
    New York City is known as a cultural “melting pot,” and for good reason; the city boasts one of the most diverse populations of any city on the planet. Aside from the opportunity that the city presents to people of all walks of…
  • Nov 20

    New York Court Finds Employer May Have Discriminated Against Employee When Firing Her Due to Spousal Jealousy

    New York Court Finds Employer May Have Discriminated Against Employee When Firing Her Due to Spousal Jealousy
    Earlier this year, a New York appellate court issued a written opinion in a New York gender discrimination case brought by a woman who claims to have been fired because she made her boss’ wife jealous. The case presented the appellate…
Rank this Week: 2920

Vann & Sheridan Blog

Vann & Sheridan Blog

Focuses on construction and business law, commercial creditor's rights and estate planning.

http://vannattorneys.com/category/blog/
  • Dec 5

    Webinar: How to Prove Your Case When You Aren’t Being Paid

    Webinar: How to Prove Your Case When You Aren’t Being Paid
    Join us on Thursday, January 18, 2018 for a complimentary webinar discussing "How to Prove Your Case When You Aren't Being Paid".Read More The post Webinar: How to Prove Your Case When You Aren’t Being Paid appeared first on Vann…
  • Oct 10

    2017 Fourth Quarter Newsletter

    2017 Fourth Quarter Newsletter
    James Vann and Joe Davies discuss How to Handle Commitment Issues with Slow Paying Customers, Employee Monitoring: Combating Distractions and Containing Malice, Know What's In Your Lease: The Issue With Forms, and The Impact of Smart…
  • Sep 13

    Webinar: What Terms & Conditions Apply to my E-Commerce Contract?

    Webinar: What Terms & Conditions Apply to my E-Commerce Contract?
    Reserve your seat for our Terms & Conditions webinar on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. This fast paced webinar will review how terms and conditions could be construed with contracts entered into by e-mail, online purchases,…
Rank this Week: 4372

Cuba Law Blog

Cuba Law Blog

Covers business law, government law, and immigration law. By Brian Silber, Esq.

http://www.attorneycuba.com/
  • Dec 5

    Mixed Signals From Cuban Market

    Mixed Signals From Cuban Market
    Depending on who you ask about Cuba’s economy, you’ll get a different answer. It can be hard to look at the current tensions between the US and Cuban governments and be optimistic. But rocky relations between the US and Cuba…
  • Nov 28

    Cuba’s Vice President Stepping Into Spotlight

    Cuba’s Vice President Stepping Into Spotlight
    Earlier this year, Raul Castro announced that he would be stepping down as president to give way to elections including the selection of a new president by a national assembly, and the man who is expected to take his place, Miguel Diaz-Canel,…
  • Nov 21

    North Korean Minister Visits Cuba

    North Korean Minister Visits Cuba
    Amidst rising global tensions, North Korea sent Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho to Cuba on Monday of this week. The visit marks a continuation of friendly relations between the two nations that have lasted since 1960, despite Havana’s…
Rank this Week: 2490

CBL Business Law Blog

CBL Business Law Blog

Explores business law issues as they relate to SMEs in the UK and any international business wanting to trade in Britain. By Cousins Business Law.

http://www.business-lawfirm.co.uk/blog/
  • Dec 5

    Apply for your TENs now!

    Apply for your TENs now!
    Christmas is nearly upon us so if you have not yet applied for any TENs (Temporary Event Notices) for any events which are not covered by a Premises Licence, then you need to act now. Soon it will be too late.Remember that Christmas Eve and…
  • Aug 8

    Get the right licences for playing and screening

    Get the right licences for playing and screening
    What licences do you need to screen entertainment and play music in your venue?These requirements apply if you are entertaining the public in your venue or just entertaining your staff.Screening TV and filmsFirst of all you may need…
  • Aug 1

    It's important to get an agreement in writing

    It's important to get an agreement in writing
    The recent high profile case between Jeffrey Blue and Mike Ashley has brought a reminder from the High Court on how a contract is formed in English law and why it is so important to record any agreement in writing.On 26 July 2017 Mr Justice…
Rank this Week: 2853

Governance & Compliance Insider

Governance & Compliance Insider

Tracks the latest developments, trends and best practices in compliance, corporate governance, and disclosure. By Dorsey & Whitney LLP’s Corporate Governance & Compliance Practice Group.

http://governancecomplianceinsider.com
  • Dec 4

    Upcoming CLE Seminar: Preparing for the 2018 Proxy Season

    Upcoming CLE Seminar: Preparing for the 2018 Proxy Season
    On Tuesday, December 12, Dorsey will present our annual review of developments and disclosure requirements for the upcoming proxy season, including practical advice on how to prepare your proxy statement and annual report in 2018. Click here…
  • Nov 15

    Do You Need a Risk Factor for Proposed U.S. Federal Income Tax Reform?

    Do You Need a Risk Factor for Proposed U.S. Federal Income Tax Reform?
    Tax reform efforts by Congress are ongoing, and the substance of the tax bills remains fluid. However, for foreign corporations with U.S. operations, there are some specific potential risks to consider, such as additional limitations on the…
  • Nov 8

    Annual Report Reminders for Foreign Private Issuer

    Annual Report Reminders for Foreign Private Issuer
    There are a couple of recent developments that we would like to remind issuers to keep in mind for their upcoming annual reports. Foreign private issuers who prepare their financial statements in accordance with the International Financial…
Rank this Week: 1597

Global Trade & Sanctions Law

Global Trade & Sanctions Law

Covers business law. By Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP.

http://www.globaltradeandsanctionslaw.com/
Rank this Week: 1958

Orange County Business Attorney…

Orange County Business Attorney Blog

Covers business law. By Law Offices of Tony T. Liu.

http://www.orangecountybusinessattorneyblog.com/
  • Dec 4

    An Important Employee Joins a Competitor: What to Do Next.

    An Important Employee Joins a Competitor: What to Do Next.
    Depending on your business and number of workers, it may be common for employees to leave for opportunities elsewhere. You may be disappointed to see a valued colleague and genuinely good person leave, you may actually be happy if the person…
  • Oct 18

    When a Good Relationship Turn Bad: Suing a Supplier

    When a Good Relationship Turn Bad: Suing a Supplier
    No business is an island. Without trusted suppliers businesses would close shop. What happens when that trust is breached and you’re left holding the bag? If disagreements can’t be worked out and your company is facing or may face…
  • Oct 18

    Trademark Law: You Snooze You May Lose

    Trademark Law: You Snooze You May Lose
    Whether you’re starting a new business, launching a new product or service or just haven’t gotten around to getting trademark protection for your logo, the names of your company or what you provide your customers, acting sooner is…
Rank this Week: 2418

Property Casualty Focus

Property Casualty Focus

Focused on legal developments in the property-casualty industry. By Carlton Fields Jorden Burt.

http://propertycasualtyfocus.com/
  • Dec 4

    Florida Court Rejects Property Insurer’s Effort to Limit Assignment of Benefit

    Florida Court Rejects Property Insurer’s Effort to Limit Assignment of Benefit
    An assignment of benefits (AOB) is a legal tool that allows a third party to be paid for services performed for an insured property owner who would normally be reimbursed by the insurance company directly after making a claim. An AOB is…
  • Nov 17

    War: What is it good for? Business Loss and the War Exclusion

    War: What is it good for? Business Loss and the War Exclusion
    In summer 2014, Israel and Hamas were engaged in armed conflict. Thousands of residents of Gaza and Israel were killed or injured, and much of Gaza City was destroyed by rocket fire and other heavy weapons. The Israeli Defense Force…
  • Nov 3

    Ninth Circuit Confirms Privacy Exclusion Bars TCPA Claim

    Ninth Circuit Confirms Privacy Exclusion Bars TCPA Claim
    Claims under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) present numerous issues for insurance companies and policyholders. Because TCPA claims lend themselves to class action suits, the potential exposure can be significant. For years,…
Rank this Week: 1906

Delaware Business Litigation…

Delaware Business Litigation Report

By Morris James LLP.

http://www.morrisjames.com/blogs-Delaware-Business-Litigation-Report
  • Dec 4

    Court Of Chancery Applies Corwin And Test For Control

    Court Of Chancery Applies Corwin And Test For Control
    Peter Van Der Fluit v. Yates, C.A. No. 12553-VCMR (Nov. 30, 2017) Briefly, under Corwin, the informed vote of a majority of the disinterested stockholders subjects a transaction to the business judgment rule when the deal does not involve a…
  • Dec 4

    Court Of Chancery Determines When A Proxy Is Irrevocable And When It Has Jurisdiction To Decide Equitable Ownership In A Section 225 Case

    Court Of Chancery Determines When A Proxy Is Irrevocable And When It Has Jurisdiction To Decide Equitable Ownership In A Section 225 Case
    Zohar II 2005-1 Limited v. FSAR Holdings Inc., C.A. No. 12946-VCS (Nov. 30, 2017) This is an important decision for two reasons. First, it determines when a proxy is irrevocable under Delaware law. To be irrevocable under Section 212 of the…
  • Nov 26

    Court Of Chancery Finds Pre-Merger Suit Unripe

    Court Of Chancery Finds Pre-Merger Suit Unripe
    In re Straight Path Communications Inc. Shareholders Litigation, C.A. No. 2017-0486-SG (Nov. 20, 2017) This is an interesting decision with potential implications for future shareholder litigation. Briefly, the complaint alleged that,…
Rank this Week: 2324

Government Contracts Legal Forum

Government Contracts Legal Forum

Covers government contract issues including contract formation, strategies, bid protests and contract interpretation. By Crowell Moring.

http://www.governmentcontractslegalforum.com/
  • Dec 4

    Fastest 5 Minutes, The Podcast Gov’t Contractors Can’t Do Without

    Fastest 5 Minutes, The Podcast Gov’t Contractors Can’t Do Without
    We are still accepting questions for Ask Us Anything! Have questions you’d like answered anonymously? Want our thoughts in general on a particular topic? Send in questions and we’ll do our best to feature them in a future podcast.…
  • Nov 10

    Fastest 5 Minutes, The Podcast Gov’t Contractors Can’t Do Without

    Fastest 5 Minutes, The Podcast Gov’t Contractors Can’t Do Without
    Announcing a new podcast feature – Ask Us Anything! Have questions you’d like answered anonymously? Want our thoughts in general on a particular topic? Send in questions and we’ll do our best to feature them in a future…
  • Oct 27

    Fastest 5 Minutes, The Podcast Gov’t Contractors Can’t Do Without

    Fastest 5 Minutes, The Podcast Gov’t Contractors Can’t Do Without
    This week’s episode covers army modernization, whistleblower reprisal, sentencing in procurement fraud cases, and other updates, and is hosted by partner David Robbins and senior counsel Mark Ries. Crowell & Moring’s…
Rank this Week: 4424

California Business Law Blog

California Business Law Blog

By the Law Office of Jonas M. Grant PC.

http://californiabusinesslaw.blogspot.com/
  • Dec 2

    Suspended Corporations and LLCs Lose the Right to Conduct Business in California

    Suspended Corporations and LLCs Lose the Right to Conduct Business in California
    Jonas M. Grant was recently quoted as a California corporate law subject matter expert in an article in an online journal covering Los Angeles real estate news:[The] corporation ... continues to conduct business even though the state of…
  • May 14

    Does LegalZoom Do Its Own Trademark Registrations?

    Does LegalZoom Do Its Own Trademark Registrations?
    LegalZoom offers trademark filing services, so naturally, when it comes to its own trademarks used to promote this and other of its online, non-attorney services, it trusts these to its in-house team, the same ones used by its customers,…
  • Mar 21

    Why don't TV/film studios and producers accept unsolicited material?

    Why don't TV/film studios and producers accept unsolicited material?
    Why Do TV Networks Have 'No Unsoliciated Materials' Policies? One reason:LAWSUITS. Networks do not want to get sued because you thought they stole your idea. When creators pitch an undeveloped idea anybody could have come up with ... they…
Rank this Week: 4123