A recent Federal Circuit case reminds us how difficult it is for a patent holder to win an infringement case based on a doctrine of equivalents (DOE)
In its August 8, 2016 decision, Cooper v. WestEnd Capital Mgmt., LLC, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals reminded parties of the limited and
The absolute priority rule ordinarily prevents a Chapter 11 debtor from distributing any money or property to junior creditors and old equity
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced its annual revisions to the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 (HSR Act)
Following is a list of year-end administrative issues for Texas limited partnerships and limited liability companies (“LPLLC”).
In an opinion issued June 13, 2011, Janus Capital Group, Inc. v. First Derivative Traders, 564 U.S. __ (2011), the Supreme Court declined to adopt a broad interpretation of who can be considered to have “made” a statement under the federal securities laws.
Following is a list of year-end administrative issues for Texas limited partnerships and limited liability companies ("LPLLC").
On September 30, 2010, in In re American Safety Razor, LLC, et al, Case No 10-12351 (MFW), the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware ruled that the debtors' proposed bid procedures for the sale of the business were unfair and unreasonable.
On October 5, 2010, Judge Bruce Black of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois (the “Bankruptcy Court”) issued a ruling in the River Road Hotel Partner LLC, et. al. (the “Debtors”) bankruptcy cases denying the Debtors’ bid procedures motion incident to plan confirmation.
This article highlights the imminent changes to the tax laws in 2011 (e.g., the sunset of the Bush era tax cuts) and changes that will arise in later tax years (e.g., tax provisions contained in certain parts of the recently enacted health care legislation) that may affect a decision to sell your business this year.