Bankruptcy and the Series LLC: Can Creditors Pierce the Veil?By John T. Wagener and Kenneth D. PetersMay 2014Article, Page 236The Series LLC gives sweeping liability protection to those who use it. But will it shield an umbrella entity in bankruptcy and under UCC Article 9 from liability incurred by debtor subunits?
Puelo v Topel: the Court Got It WrongBy Lin Hanson and Charles (Bud) W. MurdockMarch 2008Column, Page 158Puelo wrongly held that a dissolved LLC was on the hook for liabilities incurred after the dissolution.
LLCs and Asset ProtectionBy Lin HansonDecember 2007Column, Page 662LLCs afford clients protection from creditors, but not unlimited protection.
LLC PotpourriBy Lin HansonDecember 2005Column, Page 646Series LLCs are a valuable tool, but they're expensive. here are some money-saving tips.
Are series LLCs right for your clients?By Helen W. GunnarssonNovember 2005LawPulse, Page 558This form of business organization, newly authorized in Illinois, can help some clients limit personal liability while enjoying certain advantages of partnership.
A bouquet of business-friendly billsBy Helen W. GunnarssonSeptember 2005LawPulse, Page 438Thanks to the Illinois General Assembly, purveyors of business advice have good news to deliver to their clients.