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Business Law helps protect both businesses and their customers from deceptive practices such as fraud, tax evasion, insurance issues and liability issues. Business law or Commercial law is the body of law which governs business and commerce and is often considered to be a branch of civil law and deals both with issues of private law and public law. Whether you or a business owner, an employee, or a customer who believes they were subject to wrongdoing, our references and articles look forward to assisting you.
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SMAF Associates Law Firm
Law firm in Italy, with seats in Rome, Padua, Bologna, Milan, practising in Business Law. The Law firm, Misuraca, Franceschin & Associates (SMAF) is dedicated to serving the legal needs of our clients in an ethical and professional manner and Promptly responding to our client’s inquiries and requests for assistance. For or our clients, we act as advisors, counsellors, and facilitators. We are committed to legal excellence and client satisfaction.
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Our company, law office INLAT PLUS from Latvia, provides a whole range of legal services in different fields of law. In the Baltic region we have been working for more than 10 years. Law office INLAT PLUS is an independent medium-sized law firm consisting of four main departments: international department, real estate department, litigation department and general department. There are fifteen experienced and highly qualified lawyers with higher education in law working in our law office
Niagara Falls Canada Business Lawyers
Niagara Falls, Canada lawyers – Jaluvka & Sauer practice extensively in business law, real estate, wills and estates and family law.
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Salah Mattar Law Firm, Beirut, Lebanon
Law Firm in Lebanon, Beirut of numerous Lawyers / Attorneys dealing with many fields of International and Lebanese laws with more than 45 years of experience and legal practice.
- Adoption to, from, and within Lebanonby admin on April 4, 2016 at 9:10 pm
Lebanese Adoption – Mattar Law Firm Like everywhere in the world, adoption can be an important part of creating a family in Lebanon. Because of Lebanon’s dedication to the 18 religious confessions, there is no civil procedure for adoption. Each religion has its own court structure which follow separate laws, and those laws oversee adoption. The [...]
- December 2021, MLF recovers a large debt for a client from a financial institutionby admin on April 2, 2017 at 11:45 am
Mattar Law Firm represented a client to recover a big debt from the Lebanese market from a financial institution. Mattar Law Firm handled and solved the case in a record time.
- January 2022, MLF succeeds in a major commercial lawsuitby admin on April 2, 2017 at 12:27 pm
Mattar Law Firm succeeds in a major commercial lawsuit.
- Lebanon Marriage Explained by Lawyers in Lebanonby admin on February 19, 2016 at 8:29 pm
A beautiful, ancient country steeped in rich tradition and customs, Lebanon is also known as a hub for international business travel. As such, there has been a mixture of many different cultures and religions. Christians co-exist with Muslims, Jews and other religions here. Holding onto its roots, Lebanese government still imposes religion in many ways. [...]
- November 2021, MLF sets up a structure of companies for a major international groupby admin on March 21, 2017 at 12:39 pm
Mattar Law Firm sets up a complex structure of numerous companies in Lebanon and abroad for an international group optimizing taxation and profits.
- Patent Law in Lebanonby admin on May 20, 2016 at 6:00 am
Property in Lebanon extends past business and real estate. Patents are a form of intellectual property, and just like their more tangible counterparts, forms of intellectual property are protected by law. In the case of patents, the inventor can legally benefit from his work under Article 27 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights from [...]
- Petroleum Possibilities In and Around Lebanonby admin on July 1, 2016 at 9:36 pm
Oil and gas businesses have long been known to be lucrative. When you couple the oil and gas industry with a well developed banking sector you have a recipe for success. Lebanon is well respected for its place in the banking industry, and recent seismic discoveries on and offshore Lebanon suggest there is ample [...]
- Real Estate in Lebanonby admin on April 12, 2016 at 6:00 am
A recent survey from Savills World Research, Candy & Candy and Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management named Beirut a top real estate choice for adventurous investors. In addition to being a coastal Mediterranean city, which comes with its own perks, Beirut has a thriving culture and nightlife. This combines to create a large population of [...]
- Trademark Law in Lebanonby admin on June 20, 2016 at 8:22 pm
When creating a business or similar venture, one important aspect of marketability is how recognizable the brand is. A “swoosh” brings to mind a certain sportswear manufacturer, and golden arches go hand in hand with fast food. These symbols or designs are trademarks, which are protected by law in nearly every country, including Lebanon. The [...]
- What Are My Investment Options in Lebanon?by admin on March 8, 2016 at 3:56 pm
Work with the best Business Lawyers in Lebanon at Mattar Law Firm In the business world, Lebanon has gained a reputation as a country to be reckoned with. It is one of the most lucrative and flexible places for local and international businesspeople to develop a thriving enterprise. Investing in this unique and welcoming marketplace [...]
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- Burn Pit Exposure Updateby Natalie Noble on June 13, 2022 at 4:35 pm
Did you know that nine rare cancers were added to the Burn Pit Exposure presumptive service connection list? On April 25, 2022, VA announced that these nine rare respiratory cancers are now presumed service-connected if the veteran was in the line of duty in Southwest Asia theater of operations beginning August 2, 1990, to the... Read More The post Burn Pit Exposure Update appeared first on VA Disability Attorney | Veterans Benefits Lawyers.
- Mission Daybreakby Natalie Noble on May 26, 2022 at 2:40 pm
May 26, 2022 In this initiative, originally called the Suicide Prevention Grand Challenge, the VA initiative granted $20 million to reduce the Veteran Suicide rates. The goal is to get people to develop solutions to solve the high suicide rates in all populations, but the Veteran demographic is disproportionately high. This mission calls on... Read More The post Mission Daybreak appeared first on VA Disability Attorney | Veterans Benefits Lawyers.
- Tango Alpha Lima Pt 2by Natalie Noble on June 22, 2022 at 6:18 pm
The Tango Alpha Lima aired their second interview in their four-part series on Veterans transitioning out of service on June 21st, 2022. This episode focused on changing the perspective of coming out of the service. Veterans are not transitioning; they are transforming back into a civilian. For some, the armed forces provide structure, and... Read More The post Tango Alpha Lima Pt 2 appeared first on VA Disability Attorney | Veterans Benefits Lawyers.
- Tango Alpha Lima Pt. 1by Natalie Noble on June 21, 2022 at 4:09 pm
The American Legion has a podcast called Tango Alpha Lima. Their most recent series is about helping Veteran’s become a civilian again. The podcast is a four-part series that airs Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday of this week at 9 am Eastern. The First Podcast The first podcast aired on Monday, June 20th. Two... Read More The post Tango Alpha Lima Pt. 1 appeared first on VA Disability Attorney | Veterans Benefits Lawyers.
- Vietnam Veterans Welcomed Homeby Natalie Noble on June 2, 2022 at 7:16 pm
Heroes Honor Festival at the Daytona International Speedway The American Legion located in Florida had the vision to put on an event to honor the Vietnam Veterans that returned from the war in the late 60s and early 70s. U.S. Army veteran Ben Peterson organized the event to give Vietnam Veterans the welcome home they... Read More The post Vietnam Veterans Welcomed Home appeared first on VA Disability Attorney | Veterans Benefits Lawyers.
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Catanese & Wells business attorney team prepared to offer a myriad of services to a new business or an established one in Los Angeles and Ventura counties as well as throughout the state of California.
- A New Era for Horseracing in 2022: The Horseracing Integrity and Safety Actby admin on April 26, 2022 at 3:18 pm
The United States of America’s horse racing regulations are known for being stagnant and patchy. However, July 1, 2022, is set to be the date when the sport sees significant changes in the standardization of regulations and enhanced safety measures according to horse law experts. It’s a much-needed adaptation that enhances the jockeys’, horses’, and... The post A New Era for Horseracing in 2022: The Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act appeared first on Los Angeles Lawyer and Law Firm | Catanese & Wells.
- Benefits of Creating a Trust Fund for Your Loved Oneby admin on December 30, 2021 at 9:59 pm
One of the most common misconceptions regarding trusts is that they only apply to wealthy families; however, there are numerous benefits to creating a trust fund whether or not you are upper-class. Trusts can help individuals customize and manage their assets and ensure they are properly distributed to beneficiaries after death. For the past thirty-eight... The post Benefits of Creating a Trust Fund for Your Loved One appeared first on Los Angeles Lawyer and Law Firm | Catanese & Wells.
- Catanese Law Discusses What Startups Should Know to Avoid Business Litigationby admin on September 7, 2021 at 7:58 pm
Startups founders face many significant challenges within their first year of operation. From developing a business model to hiring experienced staff, entrepreneurs are often over-worked and prone to mistakes during this period which can develop into costly business litigation further down the road. Below, the Business Group, Catanese Law’s business litigation team, will share the most common... The post Catanese Law Discusses What Startups Should Know to Avoid Business Litigation appeared first on Los Angeles Lawyer and Law Firm | Catanese & Wells.
- Catanese and Wells on the Most Common Trust Disputesby admin on January 26, 2022 at 1:25 pm
A trust is a type of fiduciary agreement in which one party holds legal ownership of property for the benefit of named individuals. A trust takes place when one individual, known as a trustor, grants legal control of their property and assets to another individual known as a trustee. Control over assets is granted to... The post Catanese and Wells on the Most Common Trust Disputes appeared first on Los Angeles Lawyer and Law Firm | Catanese & Wells.
- Common Reasons Westlake Village Estate Lawyers Are Consulted for Litigationby admin on December 15, 2021 at 6:23 pm
When a person drafts a will or trust, they do so assuming that they are creating an iron-clad legal document that can be clearly followed by loved ones after their passing. Of course, this is not always the case and estate disputes can arise when loved ones feel as though the validity of the documents... The post Common Reasons Westlake Village Estate Lawyers Are Consulted for Litigation appeared first on Los Angeles Lawyer and Law Firm | Catanese & Wells.
- How to Handle a Breach of Fiduciary Duty and Power-of-Attorney Abuseby admin on June 1, 2022 at 11:17 am
A breach of fiduciary duty can have a significant negative impact on an estate and its beneficiaries. It can lead to financial losses, delays in estate administration, and emotional distress. In some cases, it can even result in criminal charges. However, if you believe you have been the victim of a breach of fiduciary duty... The post How to Handle a Breach of Fiduciary Duty and Power-of-Attorney Abuse appeared first on Los Angeles Lawyer and Law Firm | Catanese & Wells.
- Signs That a Trustee Has Breached Fiduciary Dutyby admin on October 20, 2021 at 2:07 pm
When a trust is given to a trustee, the trustee has agreed to manage the trust’s assets on behalf of the beneficiaries and must handle all trust assets by the terms dictated in the trust. If a trustee knowingly or unknowingly mismanages the trust’s assets and does not follow the terms described in the trust,... The post Signs That a Trustee Has Breached Fiduciary Duty appeared first on Los Angeles Lawyer and Law Firm | Catanese & Wells.
- Understanding Trust Litigationby admin on November 16, 2021 at 2:14 pm
North V Wilkinson  is a high-profile trust litigation case between entrepreneur John North and investor Wilkinson. North was a successful inventor who entered into an agreement with a manufacturer for the device he had built. He later sued the manufacturer for breach of contract, obtaining 17 million in damages. Now, the investors in North’s... The post Understanding Trust Litigation appeared first on Los Angeles Lawyer and Law Firm | Catanese & Wells.
- What to Know About Trust Litigationby admin on May 16, 2022 at 12:34 pm
In the 33 years since Catanese & Wells was first founded, our expert team of trust and estate litigators has tirelessly worked to secure victories for clients both in and out of court. We understand the complexities of trust litigation and are prepared to apply our decades of experience to your case. Because your case... The post What to Know About Trust Litigation appeared first on Los Angeles Lawyer and Law Firm | Catanese & Wells.
- When to Pursue Estate Litigationby admin on May 18, 2022 at 12:31 pm
The wellbeing of a trust can affect your personal finances as well as those of your spouse, children, and future generations. If you suspect that you or your family have been the victims of trust mismanagement or fraud, you may have grounds to file a lawsuit. Speak with an expert Los Angeles estate attorney at... The post When to Pursue Estate Litigation appeared first on Los Angeles Lawyer and Law Firm | Catanese & Wells.
Kalypso L. Kontogianni & Associates Law Firm
Our mission is to provide our clients with efficient, punctual and quality services. Our partners are committed to the highest standards of excellency and ethos. Your designated partner’s primary aim is to thoroughly understand your needs through extensive discussion with you, in order to offer you the best legal services that correspond to your specific requirements and meet your evolving needs.
Rasamny & Saadi Law Firm
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Richmond and Barnes Solicitors, an exclusive, pioneering law firm. We offer Commercial Litigation services, Criminal Legal Advice, Commercial Services, Personal Insolvency Law Advice, Solicitors Richmond, Dispute Resolution and Civil Litigation London.
Austin Personal Injury Lawyers
When results matter, you need the experienced legal service and representation of James Wood and Mark W. Long, Attorney at Law.
Law Offices of Marc J. Blumenthal, Ltd.
Chicago real estate attorney Marc J. Blumenthal provides legal expertise in residential and commercial property transactions. If you are considering a real estate transaction in Illinois, Buffalo Grove, Cook County area, call Law Offices of Marc J. Blumenthal at 847-808-7090.
- Arlington Heights Property Owners: Are the Bears Moving to Your Back Yard?by mjdadmin on September 20, 2021 at 7:23 am
On September 29, 2021, the Chicago Bears announced the signing of the Purchase and Sale Contract for the 326-acre Arlington International Racecourse property in Arlington Heights. The team will part with $197.2 million for this property. The most likely plan is for the Bears to relocate from Soldier Field and settle in Arlington Heights. The spacious…
- Do You Need to Hire a Probate Lawyer?by mjdadmin on December 20, 2021 at 10:32 am
Some probate processes can be handled without a lawyer. Lawyers are, however, necessary when dealing with large estates or estates that contain special assets, such as ongoing businesses. The ultimate decision to hire a probate lawyer or not requires a person to answer these frequently asked questions. If the person answers most of the questions…
- How Do You Become an Executor of an Estate in Illinois?by mjdadmin on February 21, 2022 at 2:40 pm
Most people file to become an estate executor after the person who owns the estate names that person as executor. An Illinois Circuit Court that has jurisdiction where the estate is located formally appoints an executor of an estate. Any qualifying adult can be named the executor of someone’s estate. An executor exercises legal control…
- How an Estate Planning Attorney Can Help You Protect Your Family’s Futureby mjdadmin on December 10, 2021 at 10:12 am
An attorney can help protect the future of a person’s family by advising on guardianship and drafting power of attorney (POA) agreements. The attorney can guide the person through the whole process of drafting a legally binding Will. A Will is a legal document that allows smooth asset distribution according to the wishes of the…
- Industrial Real Estate in Demand in Chicagoby mjdadmin on November 21, 2021 at 7:56 am
The demand for distribution centers and warehouses in Chicago continues to skyrocket. Builders are working around the clock to try and keep pace with the booming demand. According to CommercialEdge, sales reached $1.52 billion within just the first half of 2021. That figure is likely to surpass the $2.13 billion in sales recorded the previous…
- Mistakes to Avoid in Estate Planningby mjdadmin on March 21, 2022 at 1:10 pm
Failing to plan, failing to update the estate plan, failing to coordinate beneficiaries, forgetting to plan for disability and long-term care, and forgetting about estate tax liability are the most common mistakes to avoid in estate planning. Failing to involve a legal, tax, or financial professional is another common estate planning mistake. Estate planning mistakes…
- Power of Attorney Agreements: Ensuring the Right People Make Important Decisionsby mjdadmin on November 10, 2021 at 7:44 am
Power of Attorney (POA) agreements are important legal documents that allow people to choose the right persons to make important decisions on their behalf. If someone becomes incapacitated, a POA can give someone else power over financial and medical decisions. A POA goes beyond finances and health care — it’s also critical for legal and…
- Preparing to Buy Your First Home? Here’s What You Should Knowby mjdadmin on October 20, 2021 at 7:31 am
Buying a home for the first time requires diligence and careful preparation. Making oneself attractive to lenders and working with a lawyer from the start can make the home buying and ownership process less hectic. Choosing the right home and planning a smooth transition from renting is also a crucial part of the first steps…
- Unmarried Couples: Here’s Why You Need an Estate Planby mjdadmin on October 11, 2021 at 6:58 am
Failing to plan an estate proactively can be disastrous for unmarried couples. Without an estate plan that specifies who gets what in the event of death or incapacity, the decedent’s wishes are likely to be ignored. The partner could receive nothing—or everything. With a properly organized estate plan, an unmarried partner can leave his or…
- What Is Attorney Review in Real Estate?by mjdadmin on January 21, 2022 at 1:08 pm
In Illinois, attorney review is a 5-business day period that allows a property buyer’s or seller’s attorney to review and approve or disapprove a real estate contract. Sometimes, provisions will also allow the attorney to amend a real estate contract as well. When a person is buying a commercial or a residential property in Illinois,…
- A New Pass-through Entity Tax-saving Opportunityby lawhukukinet on May 16, 2019 at 4:07 pm
This article, appearing in the January 9, 2019 Business Law Blog of the State Bar of Wisconsin, is brought to you through the consent of the following author, together with the permission of the Business Law Blog of the State … Continue reading → The post A New Pass-through Entity Tax-saving Opportunity first appeared on Legal News Directory.
- Are Share Buybacks a Symptom of Managerial Short-Termism?by lawhukukinet on May 18, 2019 at 11:07 pm
Posted by Ira Kay and Blaine Martin, Pay Governance LLC, on Saturday, May 18, 2019 Editor's Note: Ira Kay is a Managing Partner and Blaine Martin is a Consultant at Pay Governance LLC. This post is based on their Pay Governance memorandum. … Continue reading → The post Are Share Buybacks a Symptom of Managerial Short-Termism? first appeared on Legal News Directory.
- Centros, California’s Women on Boards Statute and the Scope of Regulatory Competitionby lawhukukinet on May 18, 2019 at 8:01 am
There's a really interesting new article by Jill Fisch and Steven Davidoff Solomon: We examine the Centros decision through the lens of SB 826 – the California statute mandating a minimum number of… [[ This is a content summary only. … Continue reading → The post Centros, California’s Women on Boards Statute and the Scope of Regulatory Competition first appeared on Legal News Directory.
- Donor Disclosure Update: New NJ Rule; Veto of NJ Proposed Statute; 9th Circuit Dividedby lawhukukinet on May 17, 2019 at 3:07 am
New Jersey is the latest state to compel disclosure of significant donors in the wake of the federal government's decision to eliminate reporting to the IRS by tax-exempt organizations (other than 501(c)(3)s) of their significant donors. NJ Attorney General Gurbir… … Continue reading → The post Donor Disclosure Update: New NJ Rule; Veto of NJ Proposed Statute; 9th Circuit Divided first appeared on Legal News Directory.
- Evaluating Corporate Compliance—DOJ Guidelines for Prosecutorsby lawhukukinet on May 19, 2019 at 9:07 pm
Posted by Jeffrey Lehtman, Roxana Mondragon-Motta, and Seth Cowell, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, on Sunday, May 19, 2019 Editor's Note: Jeffrey Lehtman is partner and Roxana Mondragon-Motta and Seth Cowell are associates at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. This … Continue reading → The post Evaluating Corporate Compliance—DOJ Guidelines for Prosecutors first appeared on Legal News Directory.
- Exxon Subjected to a Shareholder Proposal to Split CEO and Chairman Roles-It's a Bad ideaby lawhukukinet on May 18, 2019 at 12:07 pm
Bloomberg reports: Exxon Mobil Corp. investors should vote in favor of a proposal to separate the roles of chief executive officer and chairman, according to the two leading shareholder advisory… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website … Continue reading → The post Exxon Subjected to a Shareholder Proposal to Split CEO and Chairman Roles-It's a Bad idea first appeared on Legal News Directory.
- Kudos to the Trump administration for correctly stating the corporate purpose and slapping at ESG in passingby lawhukukinet on May 19, 2019 at 10:07 am
Ann Lipton spotted something really interesting: this April Executive Order in which Trump declares: The majority of financing in the United States is conducted through its capital markets. The… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for … Continue reading → The post Kudos to the Trump administration for correctly stating the corporate purpose and slapping at ESG in passing first appeared on Legal News Directory.
- Pinterest Posts Narrower Loss, but Falls Short of Wall St. Estimatesby lawhukukinet on May 17, 2019 at 2:07 pm
The digital pinboard company’s stock price tumbled in after-hours trading after its first earnings report as a public company. Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts – Related news:Draft Guidance Falls Short on Providing Clarity for Companies … Continue reading → The post Pinterest Posts Narrower Loss, but Falls Short of Wall St. Estimates first appeared on Legal News Directory.
- Recent African e-Commerce IPO Draws Securities Lawsuitby lawhukukinet on May 20, 2019 at 8:07 am
One of the more interesting developments in the financial markets this year has been the number of so-called “unicorns” that have completed their IPOs. Among others, Uber, Lyft and Instagram made their debut in recent weeks. Some of these companies … Continue reading → The post Recent African e-Commerce IPO Draws Securities Lawsuit first appeared on Legal News Directory.
- USTR Issues Proposed Tariff List on Nearly $300 Billion of Chinese goodsby lawhukukinet on May 16, 2019 at 5:08 am
Further to our prior blog post, on May 13, 2019, at the direction of President Trump, the Office of U.S. Trade Representative (“USTR”) published a proposed tariff list covering approximately $300 billion worth of Chinese imports to be subject to … Continue reading → The post USTR Issues Proposed Tariff List on Nearly $300 Billion of Chinese goods first appeared on Legal News Directory.