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.
Morningstar Law Group's Jennifer Van Doren to Speak to RTAC-ACC
August 25, 2020
Morningstar Law Group Partner Jennifer Van Doren, along with Jennifer Venable, VP and General Counsel at Capitol Broadcasting, Inc., will present the webinar “Avoiding Pitfalls in Promotions and Advertising While Keeping the Peace With Your Marketing Team” to the Research Triangle Area Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel at noon on Sept. 16, 2020.
19 Morningstar Law Group Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers
August 25, 2020
We are pleased to announce that 18 lawyers have been included in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, including 5 selected as Lawyers of the Year for the Raleigh, NC metro. For the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, 9.4 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in the inclusion of […]
Welcome Marie Farmer! Marie joins as Litigation Associate.
July 9, 2020
MorningstarLaw Group would like to welcome Marie Farmer to our team. Marie joined our firm on June 1st as an associate attorney in our Litigation Practice Group. Marie’s passion is tracking down the answer to obscure and complex legal questions, and then transforming legal analysis into practical action for clients and effective arguments to courts. “We are thrilled […]
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.