Online Business Reputation and Defamation Cases: Part 5 ON APPEAL

By Fredrick P. Niemann, Esq. of Hanlon Niemann & Wright, a Freehold, NJ Business Litigation Attorney In this 5 part series, I have discussed a case involving a business that claimed defamation against negative online reviews believed to have been made by the defendant to retaliate as their landlord-tenant relationship dissolved. Early on we discussed […]

Online Business Reputation and Defamation Cases: Is there a Legal Remedy for Business Reputation Defamation? Part 1

By Fredrick P. Niemann, Esq. of Hanlon Niemann & Wright, a Freehold, NJ Business Litigation Attorney Often landlords and tenants have problems with each other. These disputes commonly end up in court.  In the case Kinda v. Carpenter, an interesting series of events transpired.  The plaintiffs were tenants in a commercial lease. They owned a […]

Understanding New Jersey’s Limited Liability Partnership Act

By Fredrick P. Niemann, Esq. of Hanlon Niemann, a Freehold, NJ Partnership Attorney What is a Limited Liability Partnership? A limited liability partnership (LLP) is a form of general partnership which, under New Jersey law, limits the liability of individual partners, for certain kinds of debts and obligations. An LLP is distinguished from a general […]

Should My Family-Owned LLC Consider Independent Directors?

By Fredrick P. Niemann, Esq., a NJ LLC Attorney  It’s no surprise that more and more family-owned LLCs are being created in today’s society, as business-minded families are becoming more prevalent. With this has come a constant evaluation as to how these LLCs should be run. Proper business governance is key to ensuring family-owned LLCs […]

Family-Owned NJ Partnerships Must Be Aware Of Potential Problems That May Arise

By Fredrick P. Niemann, Esq., a NJ Partnership Attorney  Family-owned and run enterprises have been the cornerstone of American business for a long time. While there are many great success stories, some family-owned businesses have been forced to face unfortunate situations that arise due to the unique structure of these enterprises. Family-run partnerships face several […]

NEW JERSEY LLC DISPUTES

By Fredrick P. Niemann, Esq. a New Jersey LLC Attorney An LLC lawsuit may be useful when you feel members of an LLC have abused your rights.  An LLC dispute can be used to dissolve an LLC or litigate an LLC, or to settle for the amount of an agreement. Filing an LLC lawsuit can […]

BUSINESS PARTNER DISPUTES IN NEW JERSEY

By Fredrick P. Niemann, Esq. a New Jersey Business Attorney Do you feel that your business partner has been taking advantage of you or your business relationship?  Do you feel that you have been exploited or mistreated by your business partner?  Has your contract with that business partner been violated? You have probably conceived of […]