Q: If I own 50% of a business can the other partner sell their 50% to anybody even if I don't agree?
It depends on the agreement between you two. If it is an LLC, there would be an operating agreement that would address this issue. If it is a partnership, there should be a partnership agreement that addresses what happens here.
You need to review the relevant documents and see what they say about transfers. Some of these documents have restrictions on transfers, some do not.
A full consultation would be necessary to properly advise you.
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