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Most Common Shareholder Disputes in Small Business Partnerships and How to Anticipate Them.

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Shareholder disputes are unfortunately not uncommon. Partners start with plenty of enthusiasm and ideas, but little of these ideas are placed in concrete sentences, in a binding piece of paper. Let’s make this graphic but describing a situation we’ve faced with many clients through out the years. In a normal partnership, let’s say of two that are 50/50 in ownership, there is always one partner…

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Ayala Files Lawsuit Against Financial Advisor and His Company for Negligent Investment and Breach of Fiduciary Duties

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  Ayala filed a lawsuit against GTA advisors and its owner (“Defendants”), alleging that Defendants were negligent in the management and investment of its client’s funds. Ayala’s client main owner, Mr. Ubieto, was 75 years old at the time he started investing with the Defendants. Mr. Ubieto, from Guatemala, had a history of choosing extremely conservative investments, as part or most of the funds where…

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Common Types of Terms that Create Contract Disputes and How to Address Them

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Contracts can be complicated. In your typical business relationship there is, at the inception, a sense of trust, camaraderie, or even friendship, that leads the parties to agree to just the very basic terms of the contract, leaving the specifics for later, or signing them out of a pre-written form. Here are some of the most typical issues we’ve encountered: 1. Unknowingly waiving jury trial….

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The Daily Business Review Interviews Ayala’s Attorney on His Path to Becoming a Commercial Litigator.

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The Daily Business Review interviewed attorney Eduardo A. Maura, and wrote an article about his life story. In the article, Maura described his struggles in leaving a strict conservative religious group where he was a part of for 8 years, and how that led to his pursuit for a better life in the United States as an immigrant. The article also described how Maura went…

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Diario Legal Hispano LexLatin Publica Articulo de Opinion de Abogado del Estudio Ayala Sobre el Sistema Legal Americano

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El diario legal hispano Lexlatin.com tuvo la gentileza de publicar el articulo de el abogado Eduardo A. Maura acerca de la fortaleza del sistema legal Estadounidense en el contexto politico actual. En el articulo, el abogado Maura enfatiza como el sistema judicial americano funciona como una suerte de salva guarda que mantiene chequeado a las otras ramas del gobierno. El articulo se puede encontrar en…

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Ayala Law Firm’s First Edition of The Ayala-Open Tennis Tournament Set to Take Off This Weekend

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  Ayala law firm, in partnership with Taco Tennis Academy is launching the first edition of the Ayala Open. A open tennis tournament. Ayala and Taco Tennis’ owners are long time friends (16 years and counting) both of whom share a passion for tennis. Given their passion, they decided to team up to organize a local tennis tournament that can bring a mix of professional…

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Ayala Represents Its Client in $2.2 Million Purchase of Two Multifamily Buildings in Little Havana Area in Miami.

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Ayala represented its client, an investor, in the purchase of two multifamily buildings in the Little Havana area in Miami. The transaction included two buildings, one with 6 apartments and another with 7.  The deals were financed by both, Iberia Bank and one of the Sellers. Ayala represented its client in all aspects of the transaction including, negotiations, escrow, financing, and title insurance work. As…

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The Daily Business Review Discussed Jury Verdict Ayala Obtained in Favor of Its Client in Real Estate Case

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The Daily Business Review discussed Ayala’s Jury Trial win for its client. The lawsuit alleged that Ayala’s client, the buyer of a warehouse in Miami, interfered in the relationship between the Plaintiff/Realtor and the Seller, not present in the case. After prior attempts to get the case dismissed for failure to join the party who actually had to pay the real estate commission, the Seller,…

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Ayala Obtains Jury Verdict in Favor of Its Client in Tortious Interference with Contract Rights Lawsuit

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Today, May 14, 2019, a Miami Dade Jury entered a verdict in favor of Ayala’s client ruling that its client did not tortuously interfered with the business relationship of the Plaintiff (a realtor) and the Seller of a warehouse property in Miami (the “Property”). The lawsuit alleged that Ayala’s client, the buyer of the Property, interfere in the relationship between the Plaintiff/Realtor and the Seller,…

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Ayala Files Lawsuit Against Former Partner of its Marine Insurance and Reinsurance Client

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Ayala filed a lawsuit in the Miami Dade Circuit Court on Behalf of its client, Names– a prestigious international marine reinsurance brokerage firm with offices in Miami, Madrid and London. The lawsuit alleges that a former partner of Names violated its duties to the company when he, without notice and from one day to the next, destroyed all records of the company computer assigned to…

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