Legal Opinions 2013

Legal Opinions is an invaluable tool for business professionals and certainly an issue to keep on the shelf for future reference.

Attorneys, like doctors, have highly specialized skills that are in high demand, especially in today’s increasingly legalistic world. The following pages feature a special report that gives the reader the opportunity to receive legal advice at a fraction of the cost (in essence 100 percent off the lawyer’s normal rates). The following pages offer free… [More...]

Chapter 11 for Individuals: Three Key Differences from Business Reorganizations

Chapter 11 is primarily a vehicle for businesses to reorganize, but can also be utilized by individuals.

Chapter 11 is primarily a vehicle for businesses to reorganize, but can also be utilized by individuals (i) who have debts that exceed the limits for “wage earner” repayment plans under Chapter 13; and/or (ii) earn too much to be eligible for a Chapter 7 liquidation. For example, Chapter 13 is only available to debtors… [More...]

Shea & Carlyon’s James Patrick Shea and three Colleagues join Armstrong Teasdale

James Patrick Shea has joined Armstrong Teasdale and three of his colleagues from the Las Vegas boutique commercial insolvency and litigation law firm.

LAS VEGAS - James Patrick Shea, a founding partner of Shea & Carlyon, has joined Armstrong Teasdale along with three of his colleagues from the Las Vegas-based boutique commercial insolvency and litigation law firm. A prominent figure in the national business bankruptcy field, Shea is a partner in Armstrong Teasdale’s Financial and Real Estate Services (FRE) practice… [More...]