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Start Up Financing: Overview

Various methods exist for financing a new business or enterprise. Most financing, however, falls into two broad categories: debt or equity. Debt financing is when a business seeks a loan from a bank or other entity (or an individual) for money to capitalize a new business or new endeavor within an existing company. In the [..]

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Small Business Programs in Federal Procurements: Part Two

This article is the second of two posts on small business programs in government contracts. Here, we will follow up to our first article that gave a general overview with more details on the specifics of each program. As part of the small business / socio-economic programs in federal procurements, the government and the SBA [..]

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Weitz Morgan Secures Favorable Hidalgo County Jury Verdict Against PlainsCapital Bank

Weitz Morgan is pleased to announce that its Litigation Practice Group, along with co-counsel Reynaldo Ortiz of the Law Office of Reynaldo Ortiz, LP, recently obtained a favorable verdict in a jury trial against PlainsCapital Bank. The jury found PlainsCapital Bank liable for the fraud committed by former First National Bank’s President Saul Ortega against Plaintiff, Ricardo [..]

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Small Business Programs in Federal Procurements: Part One

This article is the first of two posts on small business programs in federal procurements. Here, we provide a general overview and will follow up in a related post with more details on the specific programs. Procurement opportunities exist for large and small businesses alike. While formal, large-scale contracts (typically those greater than $150,000) are [..]

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Authority to Bind the Government

Who Can Bind The Government Oftentimes in procurements multiple individuals will represent the government, handling various aspects of the contract award and administration. Procurements will have a “contracting officer,” also known as a CO or KO, as well as one or more “contracting officer representatives,” also known as a COR, such as assistant contracting officers, [..]

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Welcome

To our new site and blog! We are thrilled to have launched the improved website with new features such as this blog and a client log-in. Here, we’ll post information and insights focused on our three main practice areas: litigation, commercial and corporate transactions, and government contracts. We are also rolling out a new practice [..]

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