Monthly Archives: July 2020

Sophie, white pit bull - Oberg Law Group APC
27 Jul

Introducing our Chief Wellness Officer

The Oberg Law Group wanted to take a minute to introduce our Chief Wellness Officer, Sophie. Sophie was born and raised in Agoura Hills until she found herself at the Agoura Animal Care Center (“ACC”) when she was seven. Fortunately for Sophie, this is the shelter where Madison volunteers and they hit it off right

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23 Jul

Biz Brief: Recent Case Affirms the Importance of Corporate Formalities for LLCs

An Ohio appellate court recently held in Denny v. Breawick, L.L.C., 2019-Ohio-2066, that the doctrine of piercing the corporate veil applied, and found the sole member of two limited liability companies was personally liable for a judgment.  This case, although not binding in our Circuit, is a reminder of the importance for maintaining corporate formalities.

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13 Jul

Biz Brief: Force Majeure Clause Triggered by COVID-19

On June 2, 2020, an Illinois bankruptcy court considered the force majeure clause in a restaurant’s lease.  In re Hitz Restaurant Group, 2020 Bankr. LEXIS 1470.  The court held that the force majeure clause was triggered by the government mandated shutdown order due to COVID-19 and thus restricted the amount of rent that the tenant

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