Blog
Home » Blog
Commercial Litigation: Know Your Enemy

Commercial Litigation: Know Your Enemy

When faced with a commercial dispute, knowing your enemy is crucial to understanding what kind of litigation you can expect. Many litigants are business people who merely want to resolve a problem. Other parties who bring their case to court are trying to send a...

read more
What are the Benefits of Having Outside General Counsel?

What are the Benefits of Having Outside General Counsel?

Whether you need to wire funds to New Zealand or have a manic moment at 4 a.m. — no question is too strange, and no hour is inappropriate to call upon outside general counsel. While every company regularly faces legal, compliance, and regulatory issues, not every...

read more
Answering Lawsuit FAQs with Joshua D. Brinen

Answering Lawsuit FAQs with Joshua D. Brinen

https://vimeo.com/733388666 How is a Lawsuit Started? A lawsuit generally starts with two people who can't agree on something and it gets heated or it doesn't. Letters are sent between the two, one demanding something and one rejecting something. Then, one party will...

read more
Not So Fast — Appeals Aren’t Magic Wands

Not So Fast — Appeals Aren’t Magic Wands

Appeals are the process by which a party requests that a higher court review the decision of a lower court because they believe it was made in error. The error appeals courts look for are errors of law or abuses of discretion.  But not so fast — before you rush...

read more
What is a Business Divorce?

What is a Business Divorce?

Business relationships are like marriages. When partners cannot resolve their disputes and decide to go their separate ways, a business divorce can be just as emotional, legally complex, and contentious as a divorce between spouses. While the key to protecting your...

read more
Forming an S-Corporation

Forming an S-Corporation

As a shout-out to all my accountant readers and colleagues, I would like to discuss a corporate structure with an S Election – or the S-corporation structure.  Many business owners choose to structure their companies as S-corporations. This status provides small...

read more