Berger Harris partner and Business Law Basics co-author Brian Gottesman was interviewed by Tibor Dani of Family BusinessCast on the issue of operating agreements/governing instruments for closely-held (particularly family-owned) businesses.
At New York Business Divorce, Peter Mahler (who has graciously linked to Business Law Basics in his blogroll) identifies 10 classic blunders in business divorce cases.
An updated and consolidated version of Berger Harris's analysis of Delaware entities and opinion practice (previously published in three parts on this blog), can be downl
Last week, Brian Gottesman noted that Avvo.com has series of free webinars that can be viewed online, including “Someone Online Hates You,” which focuses on lawyers and their compliance with ethi
Avvo.com has a series of free webinars that can be viewed online.
Berger Harris partner Lisa Stark authored an article in Business Law Today, a publication of the American Bar Association. The piece, "Side-Stepping Fiduciary Issues in Negotiating Exit Strategies for Preferred Stock Investments after Trados," appeared in the September 2013 issue. Stark's article analyzes the Delaware Court of Chancery's recent decision in In re Trados Inc. Shareholders Litig., C.A. No. 1512-VCL (Del. Ch. Aug. 16, 2013).
Delaware holding companies are a byproduct of Delaware state income tax law that allows out-of-state companies to exempt some of their income from taxation. Specifically, the Delaware Code provides that: