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Post date: Posted on: January 22, 2015

At the New York Business Divorce blog, Peter Mahler discusses the concept of “jerk insurance” and a recent federal court decision in the Southern District of New York:

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Commercial Litigation, Contracts, Corporations, Fiduciary Duties, Limited Liability Companies, Mergers and Acquisitions, Partnerships
Post date: Posted on: January 8, 2015

At the New York Business Divorce Blog, Peter Mahler has a retrospective piece looking at the top ten business divorce opinions issued by

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Commercial Litigation, Contracts, Corporations, Courts, Equity / Chancery, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships
Post date: Posted on: November 14, 2014

At the New York Business Divorce Blog, Peter Mahler reports on Harker v Guyther, 2014 NY Slip Op 07403 (N.Y.A.D. 3d Dep

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Business Ethics, Commercial Litigation, Contracts, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships
Post date: Posted on: September 10, 2014

In Ross Holding and Management Co. v. Advance Realty Group LLC,[1] the Delaware Court of Chancery has held again that traditional corporate fiduciary duties of care and loyalty apply to the members and managers of limited liability companies.  The Court wrote:

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Comparative Law, Corporations, Equity / Chancery, Fiduciary Duties, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships
Post date: Posted on: August 28, 2014

Some types of business entities (most famously, corporations) offer limited liability to their managers, owners, and officers. That is, under most circumstances such parties will have no personal liability for debts incurred (through tort or contract) by the business entity.

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Bankruptcy, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation, Contracts, Corporations, Courts, Creditor / Debtor Law, Equity / Chancery, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships, Real Estate / Real Property, Torts

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