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The IRR Ate My Capital! How IRR Hurdles in Real Estate JVs May Cannibalize Contributions Made After Promote Distributions
"IRRs may seem simple and typical formulations in real estate ventures work as expected in many cases — but not in every case. It is important for investors in real estate ventures, and their counsel, to understand the nuances of IRRs to avoid surprises and ensure that the joint venture agreement includes appropriate provisions to achieve the desired economics."
Worst Case Scenario
Brett Godfrey details the events that took place when his airplane experienced double engine failure over mountainous terrain. He also describes the lessons that this experience taught him.
A Difficult Year To Predict For Real Estate
There are multiple factors that are most likely responsible for the current hit-or-miss real estate market. Find out more about those potential factors.
Are You Paying Your Summer Intern Correctly?
As summer approaches, employers need to carefully review whether or not interns are being compensated correctly.
The Tiring Terrain Of Insurance Contract Exhaustion
"Exhaustion is a fundamental requirement that generally is discussed in connection with excess insurance. "
The Pros and Cons of Making a Submission to a Parliamentary Inquiry
"There is a natural concern about the time and effort involved in preparing a submission, and whether the possible benefits justify the organisation’s cost and investment."
Social Media Assets in Bankruptcy: Facebook and Twitter Accounts Subject to Reach of Creditors
According to Morrison & Foerster, "Social media sites are transforming not only the daily lives of consumers, but also how companies interact with consumers. "
The Black Market Peso Exchange and the Small Exporter
Small businesses are encouraged to export goods internationally, which in return has increased their risk for trade-based money laundering. Find out more about trade-based money laundering and the black market peso exchange in this article.
Is Mandatory Joint Custody In The Best Interests of Children?
Richard S. Victor discusses some of the problems he sees with the proposed law to change the Michigan Child Custody Act.
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