Changes Regarding Liability, Statement of Authority, and More in Florida’s New LLC Act from a Fort Lauderdale Business Acquisition & Sales Attorney

If you have an LLC in the state of Florida or will be registering one this year or in the future, you have probably heard about the numerous changes in Florida’s New LLC Act. Consult an experienced Fort Lauderdale business acquisition & sales attorney at Schecter Law today to learn more about how these changes [...]

Fort Lauderdale Business Formation Attorney: The Revised Florida LLC Act Eliminates the Concept “Managing Member”

The Revised Florida LLC Act has eliminated the concept of a “managing member” which the Existing Act uses. There are two main recognized structures for LLCs: “member-managed” and “manager-managed”. The Existing LLC Act offered an extra option that allowed an LLC to be managed by “managing-members” which was eliminated in the New Act due to [...]

Fort Lauderdale Business Acquisition & Sales Attorney: New Fairness Standards in the New Florida LLC Act

Fairness standards that are used to determine whether or not a contract is fair and reasonable to an LLC are clarified in the new Florida LLC act. The Existing Act did not provide any standards to determine if a transaction was considered fair and reasonable. The new changes offer more guidance in this area. Under [...]

Always Hire a South Florida Real Estate Lawyer Before you Sign a Contract

 Signing a real estate contract before hiring a South Florida real estate lawyer is almost always a mistake and can result in major financial losses to you if an issue arises at any point after the contract has been signed. For instance, problems with the structure such as mold, flooding or foundation issues can spring [...]

First Time Buyers Should Hire a Fort Lauderdale Real Estate Attorney to Review Their Contract

 Although everyone should hire a Fort Lauderdale real estate attorney to review their real estate agreements, it’s especially important for first time buyers to hire a lawyer right at the beginning of negotiations or even prior to negotiations. First time buyers do not have the experience to be able to review the terms of a contract on [...]

The Most Common Real Estate Disputes by a South Florida Real Property Litigation Lawyer: Part 2 of 2

Below are a few more of the most common real estate disputes that can occur. If you find yourself involved in these real estate disputes or others, don’t hesitate to call a skilled South Florida real property litigation lawyer immediately to guarantee that your best interests are represented. Zoning disputes Zoning disputes can arise when [...]

The Most Common Real Estate Disputes Handled by a Fort Lauderdale Real Property Litigation Attorney – Part 1 of 2

Both commercial and residential real estate disputes are quite common and sometimes inevitable. If you find yourself in any type of real estate dispute, you will want a Fort Lauderdale real property litigation attorney with experience in dispute resolution and a deep understanding of the litigation process to advise you. Real estate disputes are not [...]

Hire a South Florida Residential Real Estate Attorney to Represent you at Closing Before you Sign the Contract

 You should never sign a contract without having a South Florida residential real estate attorney  review the contract before you sign the contract, as you may have no adequate legal remedy even if there are unfavorable or unfair terms. Any questions or concerns you have about the contract and the property need to be addressed [...]

South Florida Luxury Residential Real Estate Attorney: Fort Lauderdale to get more Luxury Waterfront Condos

Fort Lauderdale will be getting more luxury waterfront condos in 2015 at a desirable location north of the Ritz Carlton, and prices will start at $2.4 million. The project will begin in September of 2014, and will be completed by the end of 2015. There is expected to be a high demand for the units [...]

Utilizing a South Florida Real Estate Lawyer in Real Estate Negotiations

Many buyers and sellers of real estate choose to work exclusively with their real estate agent for the majority of the negotiation process, even all the way until the point of closing. This is often a mistake, as a South Florida real estate lawyer is best suited to offer you advice during real estate contract [...]