Month: May 2016

The Two (or Three) Key Duties Owed by Corporate Fiduciaries

As you may know, a fiduciary relationship is the highest standard of care recognized by the law. It can be created through an explicit agreement to act as a fiduciary, or through a relationship which carries an implied fiduciary duty. There are numerous different types of fiduciaries, but corporate fiduciaries such as business directors carry …

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Race to the Bottom vs. Race to the Top: Implications of Shareholder Rights

There are many decisions to be made when incorporating. Chief among them is what state to incorporate in. While there are many considerations that go into deciding which state to incorporate in, there is a very interesting debate to be made as to which state is best for corporations. This debate centers around one question: …

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UPA vs. RUPA: Aggregate vs. Entity: The Implications

Depending on the state in which you organize your partnership, different laws will apply. With that goes the natural conclusion that there will be different results and different implications when running your partnership. All states follow either the Uniform Partnership Act (“UPA”) or Revised Uniform Partnership Act (“RUPA”). Florida, for example, follows the Revised Uniform …

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Restrictive Covenants in Florida: How to Include Them in Your Employment Contracts

Hiring employees is an investment. While they are needed to ensure all the needs of a company are met, great investments are made in training those employees and entrusting them with certain information–information that could be destructive to a company if it is shared outside of the company. That is why many companies turn to …

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Brett Trembly Selected to Attend Young Professionals Summit

Attorney Brett Trembly was selected as one of three representatives for all of Rotary District 6990 to attend the Young Professionals Summit in Atlanta, Georgia, with young rotarians from all over the world. Young Rotarians and Rotaractors, from ages 25 to 45, are already leaders in their communities. These leaders come together to exchange ideas …

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