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Can a Minority Shareholder Force the Majority to Buy Their Interest?
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • January 4 2017

The question often arises whether a minority shareholder can require the majority to buy his interest in a privately held company. The answer, as a


Reaffirming an Everyday Commitment to Anti-Human Trafficking Measures
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • January 11 2016

With increasing attention on slavery and forced labor, U.S. businesses that are part of international supply chains may be required to comply with


Chief Accountant reminds lawyers that GAAP and not the ABA-auditor treaty governs loss contingency disclosure
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2011

At a recent New York Bar Association conference, Wayne Carnall, Chief Accountant of the SEC's Division of Corporation Finance, warned registrants to avoid relying on the long-standing ABA-auditor "treaty" between lawyers and auditors when deciding what to report about litigation contingencies in financial statements


Changes in the UAE Commercial Agency Law
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • United Arab Emirates
  • October 14 2010

One of the areas of greatest uncertainty for foreign investors seeking to do business in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is the commercial agency arrangement


Negotiated Litigation Reserve Not Protected Work Product
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2016

Judge Rowland granted in part defendants’ motion for a protective order preventing production of their Equity Purchase Agreement


Delaware Chancery Court expands number of direct claims available to stockholders
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • April 1 2013

On March 15, 2013, the Delaware Court of Chancery denied motions to dismiss filed by a group of director defendants and certain affiliated funds for


Narrow “governing law” clause precludes forum non conveniens motion
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • June 22 2015

Governing law provisions are seemingly ubiquitous in all contracts, but even so, drafting errors, or an arguable lack of precision, remain prevalent


Warranties go digital with enactment of the E-Warranty Act
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • October 8 2015

President Barack Obama has signed into law the E-Warranty Act of 2015. The E-Warranty Act, which took effect Sept. 24, allows sellers of consumer


Second Circuit ends "doing business" test in New York for general jurisdiction
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • February 12 2015

Following Daimler AG v. Bauman, the Second Circuit has cemented the "essentially at home test" into New York's jurisdictional jurisprudence, limiting


Why the TCCWNA Matters to Retailers in New Jersey
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • July 7 2016

In the past few years, an unprecedented number of consumer class action claims have been filed under the New Jersey Truth-in-Consumer Contract