Resources tagged with 'Kenneth M. Greene'

 

Eighteen Carruthers & Roth Attorneys Named to the 2018 Best Lawyers® List; Two Named “Lawyer of the Year”

Greensboro, N.C. - Carruthers & Roth, P.A. is pleased to announce that 18 attorneys representing 26 practice areas have been named to 2018 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Of the 18 attorneys, four were named for the first time by the publication. In addition, among the 18 honorees, two have been selected as “Lawyer of the Year” for their particular areas of practice in Greensboro - June L. Basden wa ...
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Words in a Contract Matter

Every contract generally implies a covenant of good faith and fair dealing in the course of it performance by each party. What if party’s reliance on the express words contained in a contract is not in good faith? Can that negate the express provisions of the agreement? Such was the issue in the recent case of Transit Funding Associates, LLC v. Capital One Equipment Finance Corp., 48 N.Y.S.3d 110, 2017 WL 754335, decided February 28, 2017 by the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court of the ...
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Fourteen Carruthers & Roth Attorneys Named to 2017 Best Lawyers® List

Greensboro, N.C. - Carruthers & Roth, P.A. is pleased to announce that 14 of the firm’s attorneys have been named to 2017 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Joining the list for the first time is Elizabeth J. Zook in Real Estate Law. In addition, three Carruthers & Roth attorneys were named as a Best Lawyers® 2017 “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective practice areas. The publication awar ...
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Seven Carruthers & Roth Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in 2016 North Carolina Super Lawyers List

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Carruthers & Roth, P.A. announced today that seven of the firm’s attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2016 North Carolina Super Lawyers list. The annual list is published by North Carolina Super Lawyers Magazine, a rating service of outstanding lawyers in North Carolina who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only approximately 5 percent of eligible North Carolina attorneys were chosen for inclusion in North C ...
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Be Careful in How You Transfer Property to Minors

By Kenneth M. Greene

North Carolina has adopted the Uniform Transfers to Minors Act, N.C.G.S. §33A-1 et seq. Careful attention to its details in transferring property to a minor is required in order to avoid unnecessary legal expense or litigation over such a transfer. That is the take away from the recent case of Northen Blue, LLC, Chapter 7 Trustee v. Linda Lee Novara, adversary proceeding number 15-09005 decided November 2, 2015 by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of North Carolina. Th ...
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Thirteen Carruthers & Roth, P.A. Attorneys Named to 2016 Best Lawyers® in America List; Real Estate Attorney Named “Lawyer of the Year”

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Carruthers & Roth, P.A. is pleased to announce that 13 of the firm’s attorneys have been named to the 2016 Edition of Best Lawyers®, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. In addition, Howard L. Borum was named 2016 "Lawyer of the Year" for Real Estate Law in the Greensboro area. Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year,” making this accolade partic ...
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When Does a Commercial Lender Have a Fiduciary Relationship to Its Borrower?

By Kenneth M. Greene

The North Carolina Court of Appeals is not required to publish an opinion in each of its decisions.  The appellate rules state that the reasons for that are to minimize the cost of publication and of providing storage space for published reports (each of which seems like an anachronism in an electronic era where everything is stored in the cloud).  If the panel that hears the case determines that the appeal involves no new legal principles and the opinion, if published, would have no precedent ...
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