As the economy improves, development is slowly making a comeback to Orange County. However, the Orange County that developers face today is much different than the developer friendly world that existed for decades through the OC’s golden age of building and development.
Essentially, land use litigation is used when one is looking to build a property on a piece of land that is located in any given area.
Under the “one final judgment” rule, one cannot file an appeal from a judgment that disposes of some of the causes of action by a dismissal with prejudice, while other causes of action have been dismissed without prejudice by the parties who waive operation of the statute of limitations.
It is widely understood that the United States offers a wealth of opportunity for business owners to achieve enormous success.
I receive many calls weekly from people wanting to start up a new MLM company. They come with the typical claims of how they are different from everyone else, and that they will be the greatest and biggest MLM company of all time.
Whenever I introduce myself to a company owner as an attorney who handles trade secret cases, most company owners tell me that their company does not have any trade secrets.
Every state has a law or several laws dealing with the topics of unfair and deceptive trade practices. In addition to the states, the Federal government has also enacted statutes that prevent unfair and deceptive trade practices.
Let me begin this discussion with an evaluation of the two entities with comparisons and contrasts as approached from the standpoint of a consumer and then follow it up with a discussion of how a company can prevent itself from falling into the pyramid scheme trap.