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Recognizing Your Fiduciary Duties and the Many Curveballs that Accompany Them

New England Family Business Conference - Omni Parker House, Boston, MA

6/7/2016 - 6/8/2016

Hemenway & Barnes is pleased to present a panel discussion on “Recognizing Your Fiduciary Duties and the Many Curveballs that Accompany Them,” at the New England Family Business Conference, on June 7 and 8, 2016 at the Omni Parker House, Boston, MA.

When acting in another party’s interest, you have a fiduciary duty to do what’s best for them. But what happens when the lines between right and wrong are blurred? Learn from a distinguished panel of professionals as they discuss fiduciary duties for owners of closely held businesses. Owners will learn how to empower themselves by fully understanding their fiduciary duties as well as business and legal issues that can present unexpected curveballs for owners both professionally and personally. Panelists will provide a summary of owners’ duties under the law, illustrations of how those duties can impact decision making, and information about common pitfalls to avoid. If you’re a family business owner – or will be one in the future – this is a can’t-miss breakout session.

The New England Family Business Conference will be an opportunity to meet face-to-face with family business owners and managers who will gather to learn from their peers, hear from experts, study a variety of best practices and network. The program is designed for professional development and will feature high-end keynote speakers and a selection of educational breakout sessions with panels of family business owners sharing their knowledge.

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[PDF] Recognizing Your Fiduciary Duties and the Many Curveballs that Accompany Them handout

To read a related discussion paper on this subject, please click here:
[PDF] Shared Business Ownership Brings Shared Obligations


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