In a little noticed case reported on December 19, 2011, Condo v. Conners, the Colorado Supreme Court issued a decision on a common contract drafting problem - the effect of an anti-assignment clause.
Last year the SEC announced it was adopting new procedures to encourage greater cooperation in its enforcement investigations, including the use of cooperation agreements, non-prosecution agreements and deferred prosecution…more
The Colorado Supreme Court has reversed a lower court ruling in Lucht's Concrete Pumping, Inc. v. Horner, and reinstated the status quo business practice of having eligible employees sign non-compete agreements without paying…more
What does a "sports lawyer" do? A "sports lawyer" is a business lawyer who has clients in the business of sports and entertainment; and except for the application of certain unique league or organization rules, the business of…more
"Deal Lawyers", otherwise known as a "transactional lawyer", a "mergers and acquisitions lawyer" or a "business lawyer", are the lawyers who help their clients put together mergers, acquisitions, financing, buy-outs, and similar…more
The Small Business Jobs Act of 2010 provides many tax benefits and incentives for small business. These include a health insurance deduction, the suspension of capital gains tax on certain small business stock, cell phone and…more
The Small Business Jobs Act of 2010 provides new loan programs and extends existing loan programs under the Small Business Administration (SBA). The ARC loan program has been extended and the size of some SBA loans have been…more
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act requires extensive studies by the SEC, the GAO, the Federal Reserve and the Treasury to implement regulations respecting accredited investors, short selling and swaps, investment advisors,…more
The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act has changed the definition of "accredited investor" to provide that the total net worth of individual investors now excludes the value of that person's primary…more
Two Colorado cases restrict and add clarity to the interpretation and enforceability of non-compete agreements in Colorado…more
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