How are Mineral Rights Passed Down?

how are mineral rights passed down

A will is a legal document expressing an individual’s wishes about how they would like their property managed and distributed after death. It is common to think of these properties as things you can see and physically touch. But mineral rights can also be passed down, giving the recipient ownership of resources under the ground….

What is Fraudulent Misrepresentation​​ in Business?

fraudulent misrepresentation

When entering into a commercial contract, a variety of declarations are typically made outlining the terms and history of the transaction. Misrepresentation occurs when someone enters into a contract based on a statement that later turns out to be false. Fraudulent misrepresentation can lead to disastrous consequences. When entering into a business contract, it is…

Common Causes of Partnership Disputes

partnership disputes

One of the more popular entrepreneurial business structures is the partnership. Partnerships can be beneficial by allowing for shared decision-making, flexible tax options, and someone to share the workload with. Though there are many benefits, partnerships can also be a source of conflict. Often, partnership conflicts are caused by disagreements about the running of the…

Disputes Related to Pasture Leases

Disputes Related to Pasture Leases

Landowners commonly lease their properties to ranchers and farmers for agricultural purposes. To avoid leasing disputes, some details should be ironed out before any agreements are made. These involve the expectations of both parties. Understanding the facts before entering into a contract can avoid disappointment, money, and future litigation. Considerations Before Entering a Lease Agreement…

How To Navigate A Small Business Divorce

How To Navigate A Small Business Divorce

Just like with any relationship, business partners can experience hardships throughout their working relationship. This is true both in high-level corporate entities and for partners involved in a small business or startup endeavor. Small business partners can experience more business disputes than one may think due to their operations being much more contained. While experiencing…

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