St. Louis Legal Issues Blog

How can you make the most of an injury settlement?

These days, most new dads what to share the responsibilities of caring for their newborn child with the child’s mother. Some companies are recognizing the importance of these shared parenting responsibilities and are granting equal amounts of leave to parents of newborn or newly adopted children regardless of the employee’s gender. However, that’s not always […]

Jun 12 2019      On Behalf of  David M. Duree & Associates, P.C.      Business And Commercial Litigation

Lawmakers seek to keep out-of-state cases out of Missouri courts

Missouri has long been the venue of choice for business litigation with a lot of money at stake — even when the litigants have no connection to the state. Missouri lawmakers are trying to put an end to that. Both the Senate and the House recently passed a bill that would minimize the number of […]

May 19 2019      On Behalf of  David M. Duree & Associates, P.C.      Business And Commercial Litigation

Minimize the damage you have from a business lawsuit

Owning a business comes with a lot of responsibilities. It is imperative that you make decisions based on what is best for the company. Unfortunately, there might come a time when you have some difficult choices to make if your company is facing a lawsuit. The goal, in this case, is going to have to […]

Mar 6 2019      On Behalf of  David M. Duree & Associates, P.C.      Business And Commercial Litigation

5 reasons you need a contract, not a handshake deal

You sit down with a potential business partner and the two of you come to an agreement. You shake hands. You agree to work together. That’s when you suggest writing up a contract, but your new partner says you won’t need one. The handshake is enough, they claim. They promise to uphold their end of […]

Dec 6 2018      On Behalf of  David M. Duree & Associates, P.C.      Business And Commercial Litigation

Common types of business disputes

Business disputes are a common aspect of running a company. You can do everything possible to avoid these issues, but they can still crop upon occasion. When you run into a dispute, it’s important to resolve it as soon as possible in order to avoid lengthy problems. Disputes can be with other companies, employees and […]

Jul 12 2018      On Behalf of  David M. Duree & Associates, P.C.      Business And Commercial Litigation

What to expect when involved in commercial litigation

When it comes to running a business, there is so much to do. You will have daily responsibilities that take up most of your time. Even with a large number of employees, you could still run into issues that you will need to handle yourself. One such issue is that of commercial litigation. Here’s what […]

May 24 2018      On Behalf of  David M. Duree & Associates, P.C.      Business And Commercial Litigation

What is the Uniform Commercial Code?

Commercial litigation is a very important aspect of the legal world. It allows people to file lawsuits for various commercial issues that could affect their lives. Commercial law governs the distribution and sale of various goods. It also governs the financing of specific transactions. Commercial law is governed by the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC), which […]

Apr 25 2018      On Behalf of  David M. Duree & Associates, P.C.      Business And Commercial Litigation