3 05, 2019

PROTECTING PERSONAL ASSETS AGAINST LIABILITY FOR BUSINESS DEBTS IN CALIFORNIA

By | 2019-05-03T09:09:27-08:00 May 3rd, 2019|Asset Protection, Business Formation, Business Law, Business Litigation, Civil Litigation, Commercial Law, Commercial Ligitation, Financial, Uncategorized|Comments Off on PROTECTING PERSONAL ASSETS AGAINST LIABILITY FOR BUSINESS DEBTS IN CALIFORNIA

Although no business owner ever wants to consider the likelihood of being sued for unpaid business debts, breach of contract, or damages caused by their employees, business activities, or the like, these events do happen. What’s more, if businesses do not plan properly, owners may become personally liable for the debts of the business. This [...]

29 03, 2019

PARTNERSHIP DISPUTES AND HOW TO AVOID THEM

By | 2019-04-16T12:35:53-08:00 March 29th, 2019|Business Litigation, Civil Litigation, Commercial Law, Commercial Ligitation, Contract law, Corporate Law|Comments Off on PARTNERSHIP DISPUTES AND HOW TO AVOID THEM

Our San Diego business lawyers have previously written about corporate governance and compliance issues and the many benefits to business owners of addressing their Company's corporate compliance.  In this article, we focus on another reason to engage in best practices when it comes to corporate governance—Partnership Disputes and How to Avoid Them. Many clients contact [...]

27 06, 2017

TOP 7 EXCEPTIONS TO THE HEARSAY RULE

By | 2017-09-12T01:10:39-08:00 June 27th, 2017|Business Litigation, Civil Litigation|Comments Off on TOP 7 EXCEPTIONS TO THE HEARSAY RULE

Hearsay is defined as an out-of-court statement introduced to prove the truth of its contents. In a prior article, we discussed out-of-court statements which did not constitute hearsay and, therefore, are admissible in evidence. As an example, an offer made by a seller to sell his car to a prospective buyer for $5000, and the [...]

21 06, 2017

Want to Make a Federal Case of it?

By | 2017-09-11T05:42:21-08:00 June 21st, 2017|Business Litigation, Civil Litigation|Comments Off on Want to Make a Federal Case of it?

It amuses me when I find myself resorting to one of the many “sayings” or “expressions” I learned early in my childhood, and have always understood, but the derivation of which I did not bother to investigate or learn until much later. Just now, for example, remembering how my mother would say “I don’t want [...]

26 04, 2017

BATTLING A TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT LAWSUIT

By | 2017-04-26T11:47:41-08:00 April 26th, 2017|Civil Litigation, Intellectual Property, Trademark, Uncategorized|Comments Off on BATTLING A TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT LAWSUIT

What is trademark infringement? In a nutshell, trademark infringement is the unlawful use of an established trademark or a confusingly similar one with the same or similar goods or services. Depending on the circumstances, a trademark owner who believes its mark is being infringed may file a civil lawsuit in either state or federal court. [...]