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September 16, 2019

Business Insurance: What Coverage(s) Does Your Company Need?

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Whether you are starting a small business, preparing to expand or simply seeking to mitigate your company’s risk exposure, it is worth carefully assessing your company’s insurance needs. Purchasing adequate insurance coverage can provide critical protection in the event of a lawsuit or casualty and being able to rely on insurance coverage when you need it can even help you avoid filing for bankruptcy. Read More

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August 30, 2019

Internal Disputes: Dealing with Disagreements Among Shareholders or Members

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When a business has multiple owners, there is a persistent risk for internal disputes. Whether co-owners disagree over financial matters or the company’s trajectory, disputes aren’t necessarily a bad thing—they can often generate strategic and innovative ideas that no one owner would have had on his or her own. But animosity can lead to contentiousness, and contentiousness can lead to disruption. When a dispute is headed in the wrong direction, owners must take appropriate action to protect the company and themselves. Read More

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August 16, 2019

7 Key Provisions in LLC Operating Agreements

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While choosing the right entity structure requires a thorough assessment of various legal, financial and practical considerations, the limited liability company (LLC) is a popular choice for companies of all sizes and in a broad range of industries. Forming an LLC requires two primary documents: (i) Articles of Organization, and (ii) an Operating Agreement. Read More

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July 31, 2019

C Corporation vs. S Corporation: What’s the Difference?

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When forming a new business or subsidiary in Florida, you have no shortage of business structures to choose from. However, while Florida law recognizes numerous types of business entities (and Florida-based businesses can form entities in other states as well), the corporate structure remains a popular choice for a variety of different reasons. Read More

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July 26, 2019

Starting a Business in Florida: What are the Legal Risks Involved?

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Operating a business in Florida involves both financial and legal risks. From a legal perspective, as a business owner, virtually every decision you make has the potential for legal ramifications. In order to protect your company (and yourself), you need to manage the risks appropriately, and this starts with simply being able to identify the types of scenarios in which mistakes and oversights could lead to liability. Read More

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January 25, 2019

Saavedra Goodwin Successfully Closes on a Multi-State $640M Syndicated Credit Facility for Sheltair Aviation

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Fort Lauderdale based law firm Saavedra-Goodwin recently closed a $640,000,000.00 syndicated loan transaction on behalf of their long-time client, Sheltair Aviation Services, LLLP. Read More

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November 21, 2017

Another Threat to Business Websites - this time through the ADA.

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In a landmark ruling from June 2017, the Southern District of Florida held that the ADA applies not just to physical structures, but to websites as well.

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