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2 Answers | Asked in Business Law for Ohio on
Q: In Ohio, our LLC has no operating agreement, how are votes figured and do you need majority or unanimous?
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Neil Klingshirn answered on Nov 14, 2019

Unless changed by an Operating Agreement, which you don't have, Ohio limited liability companies makes operating decisions by a vote of a majority of their membership interests. Membership interests are the percentage of ownership that each member owns. Here is a link to ORC 1705, Ohio's limited... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Business Formation, Business Law and Contracts for Ohio on
Q: Hello I am helping my friend out with his single member LLC and we want to add me as a member. What steps would we tak
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Neil Klingshirn answered on Jan 27, 2019

First, you and your friend should each consult your own attorney. Becoming a member of a limited liability company is economically similar to becoming a partner in a business. You will have rights and responsibilities with respect to your friend and should know what they are and whether you are... Read more »

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Q: Can a company keep your vested amounts in a nonqualified deferred compensation plan after seperation?
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Neil Klingshirn answered on Jan 13, 2019

Anybody can do anything they want, but there may be consequences. The better question is whether you can recover your vested deferred compensation if your employer wants to keep it for itself.

If the deferred compensation program is covered by ERISA, you have a remedy under Section 510 of...
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1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law, Civil Litigation, Employment Discrimination and Sexual Harassment for Ohio on
Q: Should i Bring a sexual Discrimination lawsuit against my employer?

Im a woman, i currently work for my employer 3years in Akron Ohio, I asked the kitchen manager if i could transfer to the kitchen. His instant reply, very loudly, in front of multiple people was "No! Absolutely Not! You'll only F**K all my guys back there, thats the only reason you want to... Read more »

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Neil Klingshirn answered on Jan 13, 2019

Every case is different, so the best course is to get advice specific to your situation. That said, as a general rule you should evaluate the strength of the evidence for your claim, the amount of damages you could recover and the costs you will incur to recover those damages.

Here, your...
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