A big issue in law and technology right now is client confidentiality: I take all... more
A big issue in law and technology right now is client confidentiality: I take all precautionary measures to protect confidences, and at the same ensure that the client's hardship is clearly outlined to the opposing side. While being guarded, the client's story must be told to make it known that he/she deserves an award of monetary or other relief. This is how I achieve cost-efficient resu... view profile
Laura Marquez-Garrett has an active litigation practice focusing on complex... more
Laura Marquez-Garrett has an active litigation practice focusing on complex litigation including class action defense, construction and government contracts, insurance, antitrust, employment, bankruptcy and white collar crime litigation at both the state and federal levels. Prior to joining Lane Powell, Lauras practice focused on the area of financial institutions, including the representation ... view profile
When you buy something on credit, you borrow the money from a lender and put yourself in debt. The paperwork documenting this transaction is a debt/lending agreement. For example, simple debt / lending agreements are used to finance RV or boat purchases. More complicated debt / lending agreements for commercial business operations may include complex credit agreements, promissory notes, security and guarantee agreements, subordination or inter-creditor agreements, patent or trademark collateral security agreements, assignment and assumption agreements, hazardous substance indemnity agreements, mortgage agreements, and accounts receivable letters. When substantial amounts of money are involved, you'll want to use a business attorney with experience in negotiating and drafting debt and lending agreements.