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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
Post date: Posted on: July 29, 2014

Most business owners have been tempted, from time to time, to claim a deduction for expenses related to maintaining a home office.

Tags: Administrative Law, Taxation
Post date: Posted on: July 3, 2014

Foster Web Marketing has a feature on Avvo.com, a site that helps connect prospective clients with attorneys who can help them, entitled "

Tags: Legal Ethics, Legal Industry, Social Media, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: June 16, 2014

Berger Harris attorney and Business Law Basics co-blogger David Anthony was interviewed by Tibor Dani of Family BusinessCast on

Tags: Administrative Law, Labor and Employment, Legislation, Taxation
Post date: Posted on: June 6, 2014

At Family BusinessCast, Tibor Dani interviews Jeff Savlov on best practices related to hiring and employing one's children in family businesses.

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Business Ethics, Contracts, Labor and Employment, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships, Professional News
Post date: Posted on: May 30, 2014

The Freakonomics Blog has re-posted a podcast discussion between Steve Levitt and Stephen Dubner about sunk costs and when, in economic analysis, it is beneficial to quit one's course of action.  Many litigators would benefit from a better understanding of sunk costs and what they represent.

Tags: Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation, Law & Economics, Legal Industry, Legal Theory

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