John C. Sciaccotta Contributes Recent Business Divorce Litigation Insights in an ABA Business Law Today Article


John C. Sciaccotta recently helped discuss key trends in business divorce litigation in American Bar Association’s Business Law Today.

In the article, “Recent Developments in Business Divorce Litigation,” John and attorneys across the country summarize nationwide legal proceedings from 2019 and 2020 with respect to the following topics:
• Access to books and records
• Business judgment rule
• Dissolution
• Jurisdiction, venue and standing
• Claims and issues in business divorce cases
• Valuation and damages

John highlighted the Breach of Fiduciary Duty Illinois case Flynn v. Maschmeyer, 2020 IL App (1st) 190784 in which a member of an Illinois limited liability company was awarded a judgement on his counterclaim for the fair value of his interest in the LLC after failing to respond to a to a purported capital call.

The full article can be found here.

John has nearly 35 years of trial and litigation experience advocating for clients in complex civil litigation, arbitration, mediation and business counseling matters with an emphasis on complex civil trial and appellate cases brought in federal and state courts and tribunals throughout the United States.

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