partnership

A Few Key Items To Consider When Starting a Business With Multiple Partners

When starting a business with multiple partners, there should be some type of operating agreement or stockholders agreement in effect.  Too often our attorneys receive phone calls from prospective clients with issues regarding the operations of their company, and in particular, issues with thei...
Read More
partner_problems

My business relationship with my partner has gone bad – can my partner remove property from our office

Sometimes business relationships turn sour and the unfortunate task of winding down and dissolution of the business needs to occur.  However, generally speaking the property of the business should never be removed from the business property unless the partners have agreed to such removal (whether ...
Read More
no_guns

Nassau County District Attorney’s Office Bans Prosecutors From Applying For Gun Permits or Possessing a Weapon

So Long Island, New York what do you think?  Should Nassau County prosecutors be banned from applying for gun permits even if the weapon is intended for home protection only?  The Nassau County DA’s office seems to think its policy is constitutional, as its bans prosecutors from owning or posses...
Read More
deposition

What to expect when appearing at a New York deposition

Your appearance at a deposition can be an overwhelming experience.  This is especially true if you have never appeared at a deposition.  So what is a deposition?  Why is it necessary?  A deposition is a part of the discovery process authorized under Article 31 of the New York Rules of Civil P...
Read More
Superlawyers

Erik M. Bashian and Andreas Papantoniou selected to the 2014 Rising Stars for Attorneys of Super Lawyers magazine

Bashian & Papantoniou is proud to announce the selection of Erik M. Bashian and Andreas Papantoniou to the 2014 New York Rising Stars List of Super Lawyers. The Rising Stars list of Super Lawyers is a multiphase selection process that recognizes attorneys that are 40 years old younger for their ...
Read More