As an experienced contract attorney in Arizona I find it interesting that going into the 1860 Republican nominating convention, it was far from certain who would emerge as the presidential candidate for the young party. One of those with hopes of winning the nomination, Abraham Lincoln, did not attend the convention but had friends there lobbying … [Read more...] about When a Contract Is Not a Contract | Contract Attorney in Arizona
The football season is well under way, new fall television lineups are beginning, and presidential debates are attracting viewers in record numbers. Admit it, you love watching TV. And, if you have a commercial office or store somewhere, you might think it would be a good idea to set up some TV’s in your lobby to make your customers’ experience … [Read more...] about Don’t show satellite TV unless you’re paying for it!
As a business and corporate law attorney I find it interesting that many business owners do not understand there are significant advantages to forming a separate legal entity, such as an LLC or a corporation, to run a business, but fail to realize the full benefit these entities can provide.As a way to relate why it is important to get advice … [Read more...] about Corporate Law Attorney – The Importance of Corporate Designations #CorporateLawAttorney
Recently I met with a woman who was party to a contract with another person. The woman was extremely frustrated because the other party to the contract breached the contract. I read the contract and listened to the woman describe what happened. There was no doubt that a breach occurred. However, it was equally as clear that this woman did not … [Read more...] about You Breached a Contract, So What? #ContractLaw
Shakespeare reminds us that a rose by any other name would smell as sweet. However, this metaphor only goes so far. A contract signed in any other name is not necessarily enforceable in the same way.Some business owners, for example, have made the mistake of signing their personal name to a contract without making any indication in the document … [Read more...] about Your Name in Contract Law – Very Important!
It was widely reported recently that Apple, the maker of the iPhone, won a lawsuit against its competitor, Samsung, in the amount of more than $1 billion. It is commonly misunderstood that after a party wins a lawsuit, it will automatically receive the money awarded. Often times, however collecting the money from a judgment is even more challenging … [Read more...] about Contract & Litigation Law: Collecting on a Judgment
"Gather ye rosebuds while ye may," Robert Herrick wrote in his famous poem, urging people to act without delay. That same advice can apply to a person’s or a company’s decision on whether to seek justice through a court of law. If a person delays too long, a statute of limitations may prohibit a lawsuit from ever being filed.For example, in … [Read more...] about Contract and Business Lawyer | Don’t Lose Your Opportunity For Justice in a Lawsuit!
The other day, my family and I picked up some fast food on our way home from an outing. Despite knowing better, my wife and I failed to verify at the drive thru that the food we ordered was the same as the food placed in the bag. Several miles later, we opened the bag and realized we did not receive everything we paid for. We were entitled to the … [Read more...] about So Sue Me – Maybe | Litigation Lawyer Mesa Arizona | Nathaniel Wadsworth
It is an ancient saying that, according to the words that are written will the world be judged. This statement is at least true for many who take their matters before a court for a determination of their rights and interests. While courts also decide on matters not in writing, written words are generally far superior in a court of law than any oral … [Read more...] about Business and Contract Attorney Mesa AZ | To Write is Better Than to Wrong