personal liability

Does a DBA Protect Me from Personal Liability?

Joseph G. Ballstaedt801.365.1021joe@snjlegal.com A client of mine owned a company that was involved in a lawsuit, and he was not worried about personal liability because the company was a DBA (“doing business as”). He, personally, had applied for and obtained the DBA, so he was mistaken. He, personally, was liable for any claim or judgment …

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How to Pierce Through the Corporate Veil to Hold Individuals Personally Liable

Joseph G. Ballstaedt801.365.1021joe@snjlegal.com It might be argued that the American Dream—the opportunity and right to pursue prosperity and financial success—is based upon the corporate structure. To avoid much of the personal liability associated with running a business, an individual can form a corporation or limited liability company that is separate from the individual and that bears …

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