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Post date: Posted on: September 27, 2013

Berger Harris partner Lisa Stark was a contributing author to the “Annual Survey of Judicial Developments Pertaining to Venture Capital,” which was published in September 2013 in Preferred Returns,  the newsletter of

Tags: Commercial Transactions, Contracts, Fiduciary Duties, Legal Theory, Mergers and Acquisitions, Professional News, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: July 8, 2013

Law and the Multiverse, a blog dedicated to the legal analysis of comic books and other related media, has a very fun but informa

Tags: Commercial Transactions, Contracts, Intellectual Property, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: June 10, 2013

At the China Law Blog, Dan Harris has an interesting piece on the use of memoranda of understanding (MOU) in commercial transactions between companies in the U.S. and China.

Tags: Commercial Transactions, Comparative Law, Contracts, International Law, Mergers and Acquisitions
Post date: Posted on: June 4, 2013

An excerpt from Business Law Basics, this one dealing with the formation and interpretation of contracts under general principles of common law, can be downloaded here.  

Tags: Commercial Litigation, Commercial Transactions, Contracts, Evidence
Post date: Posted on: May 31, 2013

At the Blog for Business Law, a post on unique issues related to selling a business operated as a sole proprietorship. 

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Commercial Transactions, Contracts, Mergers and Acquisitions
Post date: Posted on: May 10, 2013

In the past, contract negotiations were typically part of a deliberative—if not formal—process, whether that process was carried out in-person, over the phone, by exchange of letters, or any combination of these types of communication.  But those days are long gone.  E-mail reigns supreme as the

Tags: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Contracts
Post date: Posted on: May 2, 2013

In the field of law, it behooves us to remember that we stand on the shoulders of giants.  The following quotes, from various ancient Mesopotamian legal codes

Tags: Agency, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Comparative Law, Contracts, Courts, Legal History, Real Estate / Real Property