Business Litigation

Unlocking the Mystique of the Lis Pendens – A Real Estate Investor’s Guide to Understanding the Mysterious Notice Called the “Lis Pendens”

In the California real estate and lending community, and especially for  non real estate attorneys (normal people !!), there is some misunderstanding and hidden mystery about what a notice of  lis pendens is, what is its function, and what is its place in the law and the world of California Read more…

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Business Litigation

Business Litigation – Realistic Litigation Objectives and Limitations

REALISTIC LITIGATION OBJECTIVES AND LIMITATIONS Companies seldom seek lawsuits; however, in certain instances, civil litigation is a necessary or effective means of achieving business objectives. Whether the disputed proceedings concern a business entity or enterprise, real property or some other property rights, realistic goals and assessments, as well as recognition Read more…

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Business Litigation

Tips For Surviving Business Litigation – Business not Personal

TIPS FOR SURVIVING BUSINESS LITIGATION: BUSINESS NOT PERSONAL By Anthony C Duffy Paraphrasing the famous line in the Godfather movie for non-criminal purposes, business litigation is or should be about “business”- not “personal” animosities or disputes. Humans have emotions and unique and diverse personalities. Disputes almost inherently create adversarial attitudes Read more…

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