Just Sue ’em!

Although the linked case does not involve a business dispute, the procedural history serves as a cautionary tale to business owners and all other people who think litigation is the magic pill that will quickly cure and resolve a business dispute. In the case of Moore...

Why Lien Searches Are Important

Here is a link about a recent case where the Indiana Court of Appeals held that a secured creditor could obtain pre-judgment possession of its collateral, despite the fact that the borrower had sold that collateral to a third party. The Court rejected the idea that...

Business Partners are Like Spouses

When deciding to go into business with a partners or partners, people need to be aware that in many ways a business partner is like a spouse. Business owners who succeed together do not need to always agree, but the successful owners have a relationship of trust,...

Beware Of The First Breach

Businesses deal with contracts on a daily basis. While it is always preferable to have your contracts in writing, oral contracts are enforceable, with certain limited exceptions. This is not news to most of you in the business world. A lesser known tenet of contract...