Family Businesses


Exploring the FTC’s Aggressive Effort to Limit Employment Agreements
Holland & Knight
Consumer Protection Attorney Anthony DiResta takes a look at the Federal Trade Commission's proposed rule to ban non-compete clauses in employment agreements. Mr. DiResta analyzes wide-ranging
Compliance Management System: You Better Have One, or Else
Holland & Knight
In today’s environment, it’s crucial for a company to have a compliance management system (a CMS) to manage risks associated with changing product and service offerings and also helps
Ten Minute Interview: Business Succession Planning
Foley & Lardner
Drawing examples from HBO’s hit show Succession, where the members of the wealthy Roy family each vie for control of their family-owned business, attorney Stephanie Derks of Foley & Lardner
Strategic vs Financial: A Side-by-Side Comparison
William Blair & Company
Leaders of founder-owned businesses likely know that the buyer universe essentially breaks down into two main categories—strategic buyers, who focus on synergies and operational integration,
A Road Well-Traveled: How Family Businesses Are Guiding the Sustainability Journey
Sustainability is now a business imperative across the world, as much as it is a stewardship one, and those companies that fail to adapt may struggle to compete in a new, low-carbon environment.
Hidden Dangers in the Use of Artificial Intelligence
Warner Norcross + Judd
There are a lot of upsides to using Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology, but there are also a lot of risks. In this edition of Warner’s Emerging Media and Technologies Industry Update,
The Unique Perspectives of Investors and Company Leaders in a Liquidity Event
William Blair & Company
Many liquidity events involving founder-owned companies face the same underlying challenge: The business owner and outside investors often have diverging perspectives on everything from debt to
Executive Compensation: Equity Compensation Continuum
Baker Tilly
Retaining and recruiting top talent has been a challenge for employers over the last few years, with companies struggling with how to best hold onto and reward employees. Even though there have been
No Action for Theft of Personal Information Without Loss
Cozen O'Connor
In Canada, as in many other jurisdictions, data breaches that pose a real risk of harm to individuals must be reported. Apart from class action liability, data breaches can trigger large fines and
Cybersecurity Resource Guide
Hawthorn, PNC Family Wealth
Cyber threats and fraud schemes are designed to infiltrate and compromise your business. By using this cybersecurity resource guide and taking proactive actions to prevent cyber threats, you can