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Business Advice and Financial PlanningThe newsletter of the ISBA’s Section on Business Advice and Financial Planning

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Newsletter articles from 2014

Are the company’s severance and settlement agreements enforceable? By Alan M. Kaplan July 2014 The decision in EEOC v. CVS Pharmacy, Inc., which was filed in February of this year, may affect what language can be used in enforceable severance agreements.
Choice of law can complicate collection of interest and attorney fees July 2014 A look at some of the lessons from VLM Food Trading International, Inc. v. Illinois Trading Company.
Fiduciary duty of fund investment advisers to investor clients By Elizabeth A. Bleakley February 2014 A guide to help legal counsel explain to private fund manager clients their fiduciary duties as investment advisers under federal and state securities laws.
ISBA unveils exciting new Member Directory! July 2014 Make sure the other members of this section know what sets you apart and can find you easily by activating your member directory profile today.
Mid-sized investment advisers and exempt reporting adviser status By Elizabeth A. Bleakley February 2014 The Dodd-Frank Act repealed section 203(b)(3) of the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, thereby adding a requirement that advisers to private funds register under the Act.
Terminating a corporation or LLC By John D. Gutzke February 2014 An overview of the steps required to close a business.
Update on all appropriate inquiries into land acquisitions By Gene Schmittgens July 2014 An update to the article published in this newsletter in February 2011.