Entries tagged: commercial litigation

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New York Court Issues Minority Shareholder-Friendly Decision in Controlling Stockholder Merger

Posted: July 17th, 2018

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  In a decision that could make New York a more attractive venue for shareholders of Delaware-incorporated companies, a New […]

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Courts Narrow Non-Compete Agreements to Protect Legitimate Business Interests Only

By: Jeff Basso, Esq. email

Posted: June 26th, 2018

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There has been an aggressive push over the past couple of years by state legislators around the country and the […]

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Intra-Firm Attorney-Client Privilege: Protection of Communications with In-House Counsel

By: Patrick McCormick, Esq. email, Richard DeMaio, Esq. email

Posted: May 16th, 2018

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Attorney-client privilege is a bit of a misnomer. The name itself fails to convey the full breadth of communications protected […]

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Deficient Tortious Interference Claim Leads to Dismissal of Complaint

By: Jeff Basso, Esq. email

Posted: May 16th, 2018

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One of the more common “business tort” causes of action we see in the world of commercial litigation is a […]

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Hiding and Seeking Information During Litigation: Disclosure of Information Contained in Private Social Media Accounts

By: Richard DeMaio, Esq. email

Posted: April 20th, 2018

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Hide and seek. It’s a cute game when kids play, but what about in the context of a contentious litigation? […]

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The Continuing Evolution of Personal Jurisdiction in New York Over an Out-of-State Defendant

By: Jeff Basso, Esq. email

Posted: December 12th, 2017

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One of the more challenging and ever-evolving issues that we continue to see is determining what is necessary to obtain […]

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Cybersecurity on Your Side: Nationwide Settles Data Breach Lawsuit Spanning 33 States

By: Jeff Basso, Esq. email

Posted: October 27th, 2017

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It’s happening more and more these days: massive data breaches are affecting companies that people use on a regular basis […]

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Next Slide, Please: The Use of PowerPoints at Trial

By: Patrick McCormick, Esq. email

Posted: April 26th, 2017

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    PowerPoint presentations have become a staple of law school classes, business presentations, and educational seminars – so it’s […]

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Sanctions Issued Against Party for Spoliation of Evidence

By: Jeff Basso, Esq. email

Posted: February 27th, 2017

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    A crucial issue for any business named in a lawsuit or that is on notice that it will […]

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