Business Law Newsletter - March 2014

In This Issue:

- The Hidden Power of Routine Contract Provisions

- Bankruptcy: Preference Defendants Don’t Feel “Preferred"

- What’s That Symbol All About? Protecting Your Trademarks with Proper Notice Symbols

- Excerpt from Bankruptcy: Preference Defendents Don't Feel "Preferred":

This year, many unsuspecting businesses will be hauled into court by a trustee seeking return of a “preferential” payment made by a party now in bankruptcy. To those uninitiated, a bankruptcy trustee’s power to “avoid” or recover payments made by a debtor in the 90 days prior to its bankruptcy filing is not only surprising but seems unthinkably unfair. Below is a primer on the law of preferences, mostly for those who wish they had never encountered it and those who hope they never do...

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Topics:  Commercial Bankruptcy, Contract Drafting, Contract Interpretation, Trademarks

Published In: Bankruptcy Updates, General Business Updates, Intellectual Property Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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