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Patricia Galteri and James Garbus Present: How to Avoid the Murder of Your Business


  • Event Date: November 18, 2015
  • Event Time: 6:00 PM
  • Venue: The Milleridge Inn, 585 N Broadway, Jericho, NY 11753

This NYSSCPA program, “How to Avoid the Murder of Your Business” features a dynamic fact pattern based on real-life scenarios addressed by attorneys Patricia Galteri and James D. Garbus of Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C. and Jack Wilk of Wilk Auslander LLP.

Topics to be discussed include:
*Succession planning
*Inheritance issues
*Buy-sell and other agreements among shareholders
*Shareholder rights
*Using mediation to salvage relationships
*Tax issues and consequences

Speakers:

Patricia Galteri is Chair of Meyer Suozzi’s Wills, Trusts and Estates Department. Her practice includes the development of estate and family business plans to ensure the tax efficient transfer of wealth to the next generation.

James Garbus is Chair of Meyer Suozzi’s Corporate Law Department and Co-Chair of the Corporate Finance group. He represents established as well as start-up businesses, providing day-to-day general corporate representation including legal and business advice to management on strategic planning, operational issues and exit strategies, and focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance.

Jack Wilk co-founded Wilk Auslander LLP in 1987 and serves as the firm’s Managing Partner. He practices extensively in all aspects of federal, international, and New York taxation law and has developed a particular expertise in advising on the tax consequences of investments in partnerships and limited liability companies involved in real estate and other types of business.