Stay informed about the latest news and events taking place at Morningstar Law Group. Here is a look at how our attorneys are making headlines.
Dog Days of Summer Webinar Series: Session 4 - The State of Mergers & Acquisitions: Toto, We’re Not in Kansas Anymore!
June 12, 2020
Join us on June 25 from 1:00 – 2:00 PM for the final session of our 4 part webinar series. Our speakers will discuss the state of the mergers and acquisitions market, including impacts on M&A transactions from COVID-19 and the CARES Act. Presented by: Gene Jones (Morningstar Law Group), Kenneth Marks (High Rock Partners) & Grayson Hale (Morningstar […]
Dog Days of Summer Webinar Series: Session 3 - The Latest on the Ever-Changing Payroll Protection Program
June 12, 2020
Join us on June 24 from 1:00 – 2:00 PM for the 3rd session of our 4 part webinar series. Our speakers will discuss recent updates to the CARES Act Paycheck Protection Program. In particular, they will review updated guidance regarding the use of loan proceeds and the implications for loan forgiveness. Presented by: Heather Dean (Hughes Pittman […]
Dog Days of Summer Webinar Series: Session 1 - Reopening the Workplace During the Pandemic
June 8, 2020
On June 16, from 1:00 – 2:00 PM, we will take a cool dive into the challenges of reopening the workplace during the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more about your new responsibilities as an employer and managing your risks. The head of our employment law practice, Amie Carmack, will lead the discussion. There will be plenty […]
Morningstar Law Group Deepens Corporate & Finance Bench Strength with Addition of Scott Ryan
April 17, 2020
Morningstar Law Group is pleased to announce that Scott Ryan has joined the firm as Senior Counsel. Scott is an experienced corporate and finance lawyer, with considerable experience in strategic financial transactions, including acquisition finance, project finance, leveraged finance, refinancing and restructuring, and mergers and acquisition matters. Scott’s restructuring experience provides unique insights that enable […]
Partner Ken Carroll Elected Vice President
April 9, 2020
Just announced, the North Carolina Bar Association’s Board of Governors has elected our very own Ken Carroll to serve a two-year term, as Vice President. Congratulations Ken! And thank you for your service, support and dedication.
What Constitutes a Restrictive Covenant and Who Should Be Asked to Sign Them?
March 2, 2020
Morningstar Law Group attorneys Amie Carmack and Hank Gates answered this question and many more during their recent presentation “Restrictive Covenants in the Contexts of Sales of Business Interests & Employment” at the 2020 North Carolina Bar Association Business Law Institute. Click here for their presentation.
Morningstar Law Group Attorneys Presenting on Restrictive Covenants at 2020 Business Law Institute
February 10, 2020
Amie Carmack and Hank Gates will be presenting “Restrictive Covenants in Employment and Sale-of-Business Contexts” at the North Carolina Bar Association’s 2020 Business Law Institute. The Institute is being held in conjunction with the Bar Association’s 2020 Business Law and International Practice Sections Annual Meetings.
Partner Kip Johnson Providing Fuel for the Launch
February 5, 2020
Kip Johnson recently served as a panelist at the Investor Ready Entrepreneur seminar hosted in Danville, VA by The Launch Place. The Investor Ready Entrepreneur seminar helps to educate and prepare high growth entrepreneurs to engage with angel and venture capital investors. Kip has participated in the Investor Ready Entrepreneur program for more than ten […]
Employment Law Update Presented at RTAC-ACC's December 2019 Meeting
January 20, 2020
Amie Carmack and Hank Gates presented “Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes: Employers Race to Keep Up with a Host of New State and Local Regulations” at the Research Triangle Area Chapter of Association of Corporate Counsel December 11 lunch meeting. Click here to download a copy of the presentation.
16 Morningstar Attorneys Named in 2020 Edition of Best Lawyers in America
August 28, 2019
Morningstar Law Group is pleased to announce that 16 of our attorneys have been included in the 2020 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. Best Lawyers has published the list for over three decades, earning the respect of the profession, the media, and the public as a reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals. Its […]