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I'm getting ready to register a non-profit in the state of

I'm getting ready to register a non-profit in the state of Maryland. I'm working to make sure the vision and mission of the non-profit is protected. In setting up by-laws, I would like to find out if I can have the founder be on the board of directors in a permanent position unless the founder decides to relinquish this position at which point, he/she can appoint someone else in their place.In addition, I would like to find out if I can setup a founder position that has the power to veto a board decision and the power to change a board member is indicated.Lastly, i would like to find out if the founder can be the sole member of the organization

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Under what circumstances is an international union permitted

Under what circumstances is an international union permitted to seize the charter of an affiliated local union?

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I dont' know how this service works...I just clicked on your

Hi Pearl; I dont' know how this service works...I just clicked on your website and was going to look around to see if thiscould help my brother when your box popped up.JA: What state are you in? And have you consulted a local attorney?Customer: Missouri I don't know if my brother has or not.JA: Has anything been officially filed? If so, what?Customer: Not sure...my brother has been founder and co-owner of a general contracting construction company for 25+ years with his business partner. Recently weird things started happening, my brother can't get the other owner to return his calls, has changed the BBB listings to Sole Proprietorship, has changed all of their websites to a new phone number and contact info...they are completely shutting my brother out and he started the company. I am wanting to know about hostile takeover laws. My brother has trusted this partner and has not audited their books and now he realizes that he needs to start auditing to see what all this guy has done.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: What are your charges? How do you work?

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I'm just looking for information if a founder of a non

I'm just looking for information if a founder of a non profit can be the president of the board, hire staff, manage programming and do fundraising...JA: Can you tell me where the nonprofit is registered?Customer: It's in Richmond, IN. The name is*****JA: Has anything been officially filed? If so, what?Customer: I guess so. I'm part of the Hispanic community in this town and I didn't hear good things about this organizationJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No. I'm perceiving that the founders of this organization are manipulating the board and clients.

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Thanks. I hope that i could get answer from Attorney Iwpat.

Hi, Thanks. I hope that i could get answer from Attorney Iwpat.JA: Has anything been officially filed? If so, what?Customer: Yes, I just submit my question but some random lawyer tried to answer. I did not get good answer from the another lawyer. He basically just direct me to some statute.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Hi, I have a question related to leave a LLC in Illinois. I am one of the 3 founders of a business that just started last Oct. we had equal share to start with. We do not have operation agreement. It was mainly due to the personality conflict and different values, plus one member wants to change the share structure and I decided to exit.I have submitted my resignation letter to . We had some sort of agreement on buyout but has not finalized yet. But I Would like to leave the LLC as soon as possible so that I could start my own business without any non-compete agreement or other hassles. Does my resignation letter to them sufficient to exit the LLC or do I have to file a UPA805? Do I have to sign any official document for the buyout? Do I have to wait until all money is paid off to start a new business? If that is the case, what if they do not pay on time?JA: OK. To minimize me, please click the down arrow at the top right corner of this box.Customer: please help find some one with a lot more satisfied customers.JA: Can you tell me what state the LLC is registered in?Customer: Illinois LLC

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Providing bookkeeping is clean in the past, is there any

Providing bookkeeping is clean in the past, is there any concern if i start making individual 1040 donation to a 501c3 which I've set up years ago?

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I started a company with an investor and was told I would

I started a company with an investor and was told I would receive 10% equity in the project. Almost a year later and two million dollars into the project I was terminated. They now want me to turnover all of the intellectual property that I provided while with the company, while still not honoring the 10% equity I was given as a founder of the company. I do not see how they can still own my intellectual property if they aren't honoring that part of the agreement. I am looking for some advice on how to fight a millionaire on this. I feel I am being abused due to the immense difference in our net worth.

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I own an LLC (formed in Ohio) that specializes in computer

I own an LLC (formed in Ohio) that specializes in computer software development. I have been using a Chicago-based data center (i.e., "colocation") for the past two years to store a server. The contract between my company and the data center was signed by my co-founder, who left the company two years ago.Recently, I decided I do not want to use this data center anymore. Therefore, I want to get my server from them. Upon emailing them to close my account so I can pick up my server, I was told that they would not let me pick up my server until my remaining invoice was paid. Since I've always paid monthly, I had assumed the contract was month-to-month. I asked them for the contract that my co-founder signed. Sure enough, it contains an "evergreen" clause that the contract auto-renews every year (around June) and that they must be notified 90 days in advance to cancel the account.You can view the signed contract here:https://www.dropbox.com/s/26dym6824ux9kx7/Continuum%20Contract.pdf?dl=0Do they have the right to keep my server indefinitely until I pay for the remaining 7-8 months of this auto-renewed contract? What are my options?

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I have a 50/50 partnership, I am secretary and v. president.

I have a 50/50 partnership, I am secretary and v. president. We are an s-corp in ca my partner told me that I was fired today this weekend he cancelled all of my company credit cards, blocked me from all software, turned my cell phone off, shut my email down. We are a HVAC company I am qualifier/Rmo of contractor license my partner is an ex-felon/narsasistic. can he fire me?JA: What state is this in? And when did the issue begin?Customer: California, Began Friday he fired me by email today hes also in the middle of a divorceJA: Has anything been officially filed? If so, what?Customer: Should I take his email seriously? Or is it threats he sent me an emailJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I want to go to work but he says he will have me removed I'm 50% shareholder and founder

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