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International Litigation – Dealing With Witnesses in Foreign Countries

International litigationIn the increasingly global economy, it is not uncommon for business disputes to involve international witnesses.   Depositions (the obtaining of witness testimony) in foreign countries requires meticulous planning and… Read more »
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Working Capital – Where’s The Cash?

Working capitalRemember the Wendy’s fast food chain tagline, “Where’s the Beef?” Buyers ask, “Where’s The Cash?” Working capital is essential to operating a successful business. There must be free flowing… Read more »
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How and When to Protect Your Company With a Non-disclosure Agreement (NDA)

Non-disclosure agreementThe importance of protecting company secrets cannot be gainsaid.   Many entrepreneurial projects are dependent upon the protection of trade secrets of proprietary technology.   Entrepreneurs seeking funding at early stages… Read more »
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Attorney Fee Arrangements – Finding the Right Fit

Fee arrangementIn today’s economy, business must think creatively about managing their legal costs. The following will briefly summarize different ways legal costs are charged. Hourly Rates In most cases, attorneys… Read more »
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Why Corporate Bureaucracy Sucks: It Costs PepsiCo $1.26 Billion

PepsiCo litigationPepsiCo Inc has its legal document buried for weeks, causing it not showing up to court and losing $1.26 billion default judgment – all thanks to big corporation bureaucracy.… Read more »