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LLC has no First Amendment right to send its lawyer to board meetings
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • June 20 2013

Usually when someone invokes her right to counsel, she usually has in mind the Sixth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution (or perhaps Article I, §


Bill aims to make foreign nonqualified LLC contracts voidable
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • May 6 2013

As discussed in prior posts, "transacting intrastate business" is not the same as "doing business". See You may Be Doing Business in California Even


Before this corporation was formed, this contract knew it
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • May 1 2013

In Section 4.13 of Bishop & Zucker on Nevada Corporations and Limited Liability Companies, we discuss who may be liable on pre-incorporation


Alter ego and the internal affairs doctrine
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • March 21 2013

The internal affairs doctrine is a conflict of laws principle that recognizes that only one state should have the authority to regulate a


“Sweat equity” means no security
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • November 21 2012

There was no such thing as a limited liability company in 1933, 1934 or even 1968


Elimination of exception’s exception for listed companies is in the offing
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • March 2 2012

While many were thinking of love on Valentine’s Day, Assembly member Bob Wieckowski’s thoughts were turned to dissenters’ rights; for on that day he introduced AB 1680


Court holds promoters may owe fiduciary duties to non-shareholder investors and a lamentable example of notice
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2012

Yesterday, the California Court of Appeal issued an opinion addressing two important questions involving the liability of corporations and promoters - Cleveland v. Johnson, Cal. Ct. of Appeal Case No. B233762 (Oct. 11, 2012


Kalisman v. Friedman a California analysis
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • July 10 2013

A few months ago, Vice Chancellor J. Travis Laster issued an interesting decision involving director inspection rights and the attorney-client


Court of appeal finds error in refusal to give “business judgment” instruction to jury
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2012

A few days ago, I wrote about U.S. District Court Judge Dale S. Fischer’s refusal to extend the business judgment rule to officers


Want to reduce the costs of controlling cheating by corporate agents? Paper suggests incorporating in Nevada
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • November 16 2012

Last month, I mentioned a recent article by Professor Michal Barzuza which described Nevada as applying ”a strikingly lax corporate law to its corporations”