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Wine Damage During Bottling Underscores Importance of Insurance

From Helsell Fetterman Wine is a very fragile product that can be damaged by heat, light, physical damage to bottles, or even during the bottling process itself.  The damage suffered by a Washington cult winery during bottling underscores the importance of obtaining proper insurance. Cayuse Vineyards recently sent an email to its customers informing them…

201708.310

Top 3 Considerations when Volunteering your Company’s Drones

From Berman Fink Van Horn During an emergency, such as hurricane Harvey in Texas, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) puts Temporary Flight Restrictions (TFR’s) in place that prohibit flights of drones (manned or unmanned aircraft) within the geographic boundaries designated in the TFR.  Only specially authorized flights can take place within the area covered by the TFR, and…

201708.230

Be Proactive: What to Look for in Cyber Insurance

From Berman Fink Van Horn At Berman Fink Van Horn P.C. we just completed a full-scale review of our Cyber Insurance Policy. We have had Cyber Insurance for a few years but our recent full-scale review was in part based on a meeting I attended at which Suzanne E. Spaulding spoke about cyber security. Suzanne is the…

201708.010

Don’t Get Caught With Incomplete Terms of Use

From Berman Fink Van Horn A recent unpublished decision by the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals serves as a strong reminder of the importance of clear and complete terms of use for digital services, and presenting those terms to users early and often. In EarthCam, Inc. v. OxBlue Corp., et al., 2017 WL 3188453 (11th Cir. 2017),…

201707.280

Business Judgment Rule in Georgia Strengthened By New Law

From Berman Fink Van Horn On July 1, 2017, a new Georgia law, which amends both the Georgia Business Corporation Code and the Financial Institutions Code of Georgia, came into effect. The new law strengthens the business judgment rule applicable to officers and directors of Georgia corporations, including officers and directors of financial institutions. The…