Rutgers University Program Looks At Business Divorce

Tuesday, October 4, 2011 - 00:00

On Thursday, October 27, Rutgers Law School is offering a course on Business Divorce: The Causes, Dynamics and Framework.

The event begins at 6:00 p.m. and ends at 8:00 p.m. at Rutgers School of Law, 123 Washington Street in Newark, New Jersey.

This program will examine the legal issues and strategies for handling business divorces in circumstances in which closely held business entities are no longer viable due to disagreements among the owners and partners.

The topics include the impact the type of entity has on the legal rights of co-owners; the impact the state of incorporation or formation has on the legal rights of the co-owners; ethical considerations for accountants involved in a business divorce; pre-litigation considerations; buy-sell agreements; and business valuation techniques used by the courts.

The faculty is Nicholas San Filippo, IV, Christopher S. Porrino and Steven B. Fuerst of Lowenstein Sandler PC.

For information see CLE Events on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

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