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You Can Fight Fraud. And Win.

We all know Smokey the Bear’s slogan. “Remember – only you can prevent forest fires.” You can use the same slogan for fraud: only you can prevent fraud in your company. 461 more words

Lessons For CEOs

7 Ways to Avoid the Feuds that Destroy Family Businesses: A Litigator's View

Family and other closely-held businesses typically start off as ventures between relatives or close friends who trust each other. They often operate informally without following, or even without creating governing documents or agreements. 101 more words

Avoiding Litigation

Advice for Managing Conflicts in Family Businesses

Placing its focus on providing high standards of customer service and competitive pricing to its customers, DV Medical Supply offers a range of medical, pharmaceutical, and surgical supplies to the veterinary and medical industries. 155 more words

DV Medical Supply

Family Businesses Play a Key Role in the American Economy

Financial sector executive Darin Pastor, currently the chairman and CEO of Capstone Financial Group Inc., previously served high-profile companies such as JPMorgan Chase & Co. 196 more words

Darin Pastor

* The Wangs Vs. The World

The Wangs Vs. The World attempts to be a madcap road trip of a freshly bankrupted family from its no-longer home in Los Angeles to upstate New York, where the older daughter lives in a house that may be the only asset that escaped repossession. 47 more words

New Fiction

*** Original Sin by P.D. James

Original Sin takes us inside a family owned book publisher where lots of people are dying, some suspicisouly enough to demand an investigation from Adam Dalgliesh and team. 46 more words


Valuation Discounts for Family Businesses Under Attack

This past summer, the Treasury Department issued a controversial set of proposed regulations designed to prevent the long-standing practice of discounting the value of interests in family businesses given to other family members. 669 more words

Family Businesses