When you work on legal issues for a company, either in-house or as outside counsel, you quickly learn that there’s a lot of ground to cover. From employment, operations, bylaws, litigation, to substantive issues, corporate counsel must be prepared for it all. FindLaw’s Corporate Counsel Center is here to help, with legal articles and news on topics that will help you support your business: Intellectual Property, Human Resources, Business Operations, Finance, Corporate Governance, and Litigation & Disputes. Our Law Library provides a collection of articles written by legal professionals for businesses about many different areas of substantive law. We also provide free access to a large archive of sample contracts from public companies spanning a wide variety of practice areas.
Corporate Counsel Practice News
FindLaw's anaylsis of the enforceability of non-competition agreements among various jurisdictions.
Letters of intent can be useful precursors to a finalized transation, but they can also have unforeseen legal consequences. With this article, FindLaw will provide you with guidance on how to protect yourself when preparing a letter of intent.
FindLaw's discussion of Pennsylvania's Act 72 which includes specific concerns regarding the authority that the Act provides financial institutions to pledge collateral on a poooled basis as a means to secure public deposits in excess of FDIC limits.
FindLaw's guide to usefruct rights under Polish law, which are similar to easements in the U.S. This article addresses the background of Polish usefruct rights and their basis in law, as well as the way in which foreign entities may obtain an usefruct interest under the law.
Assignee Liability and Set-off Rights: Steps to Mitigate Risks of Purchasing or Financing Residential Mortgage Loans
FindLaw's analysis of the assignee liability provisions contained in the Truth in Lending Act and their impact on purchasers and lenders.