RESULTS FOR PRACTICE AREA CATEGORY: Business Formation
Feb. 3, 2012 – The Dickinson Law Newsroom
On January 27, 2012, the Delaware Chancery Court issued a 75-page opinion explaining how fiduciary duties are owed by a manager to an LLC’s members absent an expressed limitation or elimination in the operating agreement.
U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers® release 2011-2012 “Best Law Firms” rankings; Dickinson earns excellent placement
Nov. 8, 2011 – The Dickinson Law Newsroom
U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers® have released the 2011-2012 “Best Law Firms” rankings, and once again Dickinson, Mackaman, Tyler & Hagen, P.C. is well represented in the rankings for the Des Moines metropolitan area, having received Tier 1 rankings in 19 areas of law.
Oct. 12, 2011 – The Dickinson Law Newsroom
Twelve attorneys from Dickinson, Mackaman, Tyler & Hagen, P.C. were selected by their legal industry peers for inclusion in 15 areas of law in the recently-released 2012 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® (Copyright 2011 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.).
Jul. 7, 2011 – The Dickinson Law Newsroom
Risk Management Services, LLC v. Moss provides an interesting lesson on the importance of covering all elements of an LLC’s existence within the operating agreement, including the expulsion or termination of a fellow member.
Ambiguous provisions may blur line between customary capital call and personal liability of LLC members
Jun. 16, 2011 – Benjamin D. Bruner
In Racing Investment Fund 2000 v. Clay Ward Agency, Inc., 320 S.W.3d 654 (Ky. 2010), an LLC creditor attempted to force the LLC to call for capital from the members in order to satisfy the creditor’s judgment claim for unpaid insurance premiums. The creditor’s attempt was based on a capital call provision in the LLC operating agreement.