The collapse of the venerable Dewey & LeBoeuf law firm is a cautionary tale from which observers have drawn many lessons, including cautions about the perils associated with large law firm mergers and the challenges associated with various forms of...
The indictment last week of the top officials from the collapsed Dewey & LeBouef law firm is merely the latest development in the long-running sequence of events following the law firm’s demise. The indictment (and the accompanying SEC enforcement...
On this episode of the
LexisNexis Corporate & Commercial Insights, Steve Berstler speaks to
Francis G.X. Pileggi, Member-in-Charge, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott,
LLC, Wilmington, DE, about the impact of the Goggin decision on annual shareholder...
Many entrepreneurs start businesses on their own, and many do so with one or more partners. In some cases multiple folks develop a business idea together and so it is difficult to suggest that some should not be partners. But other times a new person...
In April 2011, the Supreme
Judicial Court of Massachusetts issued its Adams v. Adams decision, which
provides additional guidance in the arena of business valuation in divorce. Can
a partnership interest be included in the divisible marital estate? Which...
of Appeals in February 2011 ordered Judge Jolly to dissolve Mitchell,
Brewer, Richardson, Adams, Burge & Boughman, a law firm organized as a
member-managed professional limited liability company. The dissolution
was ordered per N.C....