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    Category Archive: Commercial

    Business Tort Series: Fraud

    Business Tort Series: Fraud Fraud is simply defined as a deliberate deception for an unlawful gain. Although it is frequently used in many contexts to describe various flavors of nefarious behavior involving an act of concealment, in Virginia there are six elements of fraud which have to be proven for a plaintiff to prosecute a […]

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    9 MichieHamlett Lawyers Included in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America

    MichieHamlett is pleased to announce that 9 lawyers have been included in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning the respect of […]

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    Business Tort Series: Tortious Interference

    Business Tort Series: Tortious Interference There are many issues that business owners contend with day-to-day from employee relations to contract negotiations to supply chain efficiencies. Infrequently, issues arise in the conduct of a business where the business’s relationship with another individual or business is negatively affected by a third-party that causes harm to your business […]

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    There Are Many Opportunities for Start-Up Small Business

    Amazon Announces Opportunities for Small Business Owners Small businesses in America continue to drive innovation and provide opportunities for people to enter the world of entrepreneurship. A recent example has been presented by one of the biggest giants of the commercial world. Amazon recently announced opportunities for small business owners to assist with its growing […]

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    Is Your Company Protecting Your Personal Assets?

    April 7, 2016 — The greatest benefit in forming a corporation or a limited liability company (LLC) is that the company is solely responsible for any debts that it incurs.

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    Investor Alert: Beware of Zika-Related Investment Scams

    March 17, 2016 — The SEC has issued an investor alert relating to the Zika virus.

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    Do I have a claim against my investment advisor? 

    March 3, 2016 — Investors who have lost their life savings, retirement, or a substantial sum of their investment are often confused on how this occurred.

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    10 Things Investors Should Know About Financial Professionals

    Jan. 6, 2016 — The financial professional you choose can make the difference between financial freedom, and being a victim of negligence, fraud and serious financial harm.

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    Act Quickly when Victim of Securities Fraud

    Nov. 23, 2015 — Why investors should act quickly when they believe that they are the victims of securities fraud.

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    MichieHamlett Receives “Best Law Firm” Ranking for 2015

    November 9, 2014 –

    U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers ranked MichieHamlett as the Metropolitan Tier 1 “Best Law Firm” in Charlottesville for Commercial Litigation, Family Law, Trusts and Estates Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs, Real Estate Law and Trusts and Estates Law.

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