In the seminal opinion Meinhard v. Salmon, future Supreme Court Justice Benjamin N. Cardozo wrote, “Joint adventurers, like copartners, owe to one another … the duty of the finest loyalty. … A trustee is held to something stricter than the morals of the marketplace. Not honesty alone, but the punctilio of…
Times of crisis bring out either the good in people or the bad in people.
Multiple times during the Panic of 1907, J.P. Morgan was called upon to help avert disaster. In one particularly noteworthy episode, Morgan summoned the presidents of the largest New York City banks to raise $25…
As disruptive as the current M&A landscape has been, deal practitioners have seen and successfully navigated similar disturbances before. Doing so is never easy, however, especially during dark days like March 16, 2020, when the Dow Jones Industrial Average sharply dropped 2,997 points due to COVID-19. Many presumed that deal…
A new Ohio LLC statute will bring flexibility in structuring the management of a limited liability company formed in Ohio.
When establishing or revisiting the management of your business organization or any private business organization you invest in, it is vital that you consider what duties the owners and managers of the business will owe to each other.
Tucker Ellis represented Ampex Brands – a Yum! Brands Inc. and 7-Eleven franchisee with more than 400 Pizza Hut, KFC, Taco Bell, Long John Silver's and 7-Eleven locations – in its June 29 acquisition of bakery-café chain Au Bon Pain from Panera Bread.
Members of the Tucker Ellis Ohio corporate team have authored the Chambers USA overview for Corporate/M&A (Ohio: North).
Tucker Ellis represented DJO, LLC, a subsidiary of Colfax Corporation (NYSE: CFX), a leading global provider of medical technologies, in its acquisition of MedShape, Inc., a privately held orthopedic medical device company.
Beginning January 1, 2022, a limited liability company formed in Ohio can be organized as a series LLC.
Tucker Ellis represented DJO, LLC, a subsidiary of Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX), a leading global provider of medical technologies, in its acquisition of Trilliant Surgical, a national provider of foot and ankle orthopedic implants.