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When officers must indemnify the corporation
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • June 7 2013

Much attention is focused on the power of corporations to indemnify corporate officers and other agents. In California, this is addressed by


Is the chairman of the board a corporate officer?
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • September 13 2012

One of the principal distinctions between corporate officers and directors is that officers have the authority of autonomous action as corporate agents while directors must act collectively


CA court concludes Form 8-K filing is not an “official proceeding” why it matters
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • September 14 2012

Companies subject to the reporting requirements of the Securities and Exchange Act are required to file a Current Report on Form 8-K with the Securities and Exchange Commission within four business days of the retirement, resignation or termination of specified executives


NV SOS introduces sleek new B2G solution
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • November 29 2012

Even if you don’t make business filings in Nevada, I encourage you to check out the Nevada Secretary of State’s business portal SilverFlume


A forum selection clause issue that you may not have heard about until now
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2012

In a forthcoming paper, Professor Joseph A. Grundfest at Stanford Law School examined the incidence of forum selection provisions by chartering and headquarters jurisdictions


DOC and DFI RIP
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • July 1 2013

Effective today, the Department of Corporations and the Department of Financial Institutions have "merged" to form the Department of Business


Another possible exception to exclusive forum bylaws
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • June 28 2013

Yesterday, I discussed several vulnerabilities of exclusive forum bylaws should they be challenged in California. The California General Corporation


“Security” definitions in CSL and ’33 Act similar but not the same
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • March 13 2013

Both the California legislature and the U.S. Congress have enacted extensional definitions of "security" - that is Section 25019 of the Corporate


A corporate governance lesson from Pericles
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2013

Before shareholders may take action at a meeting, a quorum must be established. See When The Best Offensive Strategy May Simply Be To Stay Home. The


Proposed “Homeless Person’s Bill of Rights and Fairness Act” will have huge impact on government and business
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • January 17 2013

California's Unruh Civil Rights Act, Civil Code Section 51, generally provides that all persons within California are free and equal, regardless of