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Post date: Posted on: July 17, 2013

You’ve closed the deal on your property.  Inspections were done, hands shaken, and keys turned over.  You’ve cancelled your insurance policy.  

Tags: Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Landlord-Tenant Law, Law & Economics, Premises Liability, Real Estate / Real Property, Torts
Post date: Posted on: July 9, 2013

In Cook v. Patient Edu, LLC, 2013 WL 2501940 (Mass.), the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court has held that under Massachusetts state law (specifically, the Wage Act), managers of a limited liability company can be found liable for unpaid wages to employees of the LLC.

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Corporations, Labor and Employment, Limited Liability Companies
Post date: Posted on: June 27, 2013

Relatively unnoticed amidst more publicly-awaited rulings, the Supreme Court held that arbitration clauses in contracts which restrict or eliminate a party's right to seek class treatment will be strictly enforced under the Federal Arbitration Act ("FAA"), 9 U.S.C. § 1 et seq

Tags: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Antitrust, Appeals, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure
Post date: Posted on: June 13, 2013

At Truth on the Market, Michael Sykuta posts thoughts on naked short sales and the SEC's recent victory against them.

Tags: Administrative Law, Business Ethics, Corporations, Law & Economics, Securities
Post date: Posted on: May 28, 2013

LLC Law Monitor has a story about Davis v. Winning Streak Sports, LLC, 2013 WL 1010622 (Kan.

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Comparative Law, Limited Liability Companies
Post date: Posted on: May 7, 2013

At the New York Times, a feature on the business law decisions of the current U.S. Supreme Court.

Tags: Administrative Law, Appeals, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation, Constitutional Law, Law & Economics, Legal History