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FTC Settlement Over Deceptive Youtube Influencer Campaign

As social media has gained influence, the influencers have been courted by a variety of commercial interests.  It's often not an accident that prominent...

Are Win-Win Negotiations Possible in the Film Industry

Slate deals -- in which investors put money into a package of movie projects rather than individual projects -- were supposed to be the...

Partnership Dissolution Presents Factual Issues

  In a case turning on an unusual provision in West Virginia partnership law, the state Supreme Court sent a partnership dissolution action back to...

Lockout of a Minority Member from the Closely Held Business

  Oh, the fine art of the lockout. For a business divorce litigator, a lockout or expulsion of a minority member is a relatively common...

SUPREME COURT SETS STANDARD TO EXPEL MEMBER FROM LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY

It just got harder to expel a member from a limited liability company. The New Jersey Supreme Court has held that the inability of...

Single Member LLC May Be a Poor Choice for Asset Protection

One of the principal reasons for forming a business entity is to protect the owners from personal liability for the debts of the corporation....