Laidlaw Slight Fiduciary Duty

Fiduciary duty is a responsibility one owes to another, be it an individual or a person. The definition in legal terms, a “person” is a corporation, an artificial-person and a legal entity. Consequently, when Relmada Therapeutics’ amended their complaint with an added legal claim based on Laidlaw’s breach of the fiduciary duty, what did that mean?

The Relmada board avowed Laidlaw disclosed confidential information. Relmada board affirmed the information the investment bank Laidlaw publicized was privileged, and only was obtained by virtue of its capacity as Relmada’s banker. Hence, this information was confidential.

It is stated that a fiduciary duty is the highest standard of care, so did Laidlaw—a capital market firm break this trust with Relmada Therapeutics? In consideration, the United States District Court for the District of Nevada did grant a temporary restraining order and associated injunction against Laidlaw and its Principals, Matthew Eitner and James Ahern. All this was a result of their spreading of false and misleading proxy materials.

In Relmada Therapeutics’ claim they necessitate damages. Fiduciary duties are real to uphold needed relationships agreed upon as binding on each other, such as rules and obligations; relationships to make lawful the faith and trust between two parties, which as stated above, most certainly is between two corporations.

In conclusion, when a clinical-stage company like Relmada develops therapies treatments for pain suffers, and hires an investment bank for services, it is understood information is shared to the exclusion of the general public. So when Laidlaw disclosed confidential information belonging to Relmada Therapeutics it causes the breach of faith. As the details are known, Relmada told Laidlaw that they were displeased with their services concerning a road show to draw in new investors, of which Laidlaw arranged. In due course, Laidlaw disclosed confidential information concerning Relmada’s raising capital. Was it a slight slip of the tongue, pen, or keyboard stroke? No, corporations generally know exactly what they do, so no, it was not a slip, but a slight.

The Financial Awards Coming

The coming weeks bring an highly anticipated event in the financial world. It’s 2016, and the 15th Annual M&A Advisor Awards Gala is expected to turn out crowds and name the best in this year’s world of finance. This year’s event is hosted at the New York Athletic Club, and the showcase is set for Wednesday, November 9th, 2016.

This awards ceremony finds and acknowledges great achievements of those working in the professional world of finance. From restructuring, to deal making and leading firm contributions, there’s a wide range of expertise in finance covered. Participants will witness awards given to individuals and businesses alike.

And there’s one particular firm that stands out and comes to mind.

Madison Street Capital is expected to display its greatest achievements as it’s done in previous years. The year 2016 has this firm nominated for two award titles that are held in high esteem for the world of finance. These nominations are for “International and Industrials Deal of the Year” and the “Boutique Investment Banking Firm of the Year.”

There are a few big deals the firm closed that lets it qualify for those titles. The Initial part of 2016’s business year was a busy time as Madison Street Capital managed the acquisition of Acuna & Asociados S.A. That account was started and then completed by the firm’s very own Karl D’Chunha who leads the agency as Senior Managing Director.

The firm’s public statements show a great deal of excitement and anticipation for the coming event in November. Madison Street Capital is often recognized by the financial industry for its ability to work non-stop and in every time zone around the globe. It’s this relentlessness that’s often attributed for leading the firm to its continued growth and expanded business clientele.

Madison Street Capital emerged as an international firm in the field of investment banking since it started. Its specific history and track record focuses on corporate services in whole. This history of expertise includes work in the areas of merger and acquisitions; financial advice, private business services and valuation of assets at corporate levels.

Completing this work over the years has enabled Madison Street Capital to carve out a niche in the global marketplace as a lead investment banking firm. The strategic position that the firm takes today relies on the advancing growth of emerging markets as technology and overall society develop new sectors.

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Brian Bonar’s Bellamy Serves Appetites

Among the occupations that serve people is the culinary occupation. Entrepreneur Brian Bonar is very passionate about serving his customers. One of the best ways to serve his customers is through food. He has given customers places where they can enjoy meals.

He has recently decided that he has wanted to build a restaurant empire. The first restaurant he has built is Bellamy’s. Bellamy’s has provided a lot of great tasting food for people that is also healthy. Many people have enjoyed the service, the people and the food that were offered to them. The menu has offered a lot of different items that they could enjoy.

According to Bloomberg and Dalrada, Brian Bonar himself is an entrepreneur who goes after what he is passionate about. It is very important for people like him to pursue their passions. For one thing, everyone is going to be aced with set backs as they chase after their own business. This is why it has to be something that they are passionate about.

Then they could push through the obstacles and disappointments. Brian Bonar himself has pushed through all kinds of disappointments. As a result, he was able to not only experience success for himself, but also share his story with others so that they could be encouraged to pursue what they are after.

There are also other restaurants that Brian Bonar made possible that other people can enjoy. They can look from the many items on the menu and realize that they are cooked at least as well as at home.

The seasoning and the cooking oils that they use not only make for a great tasting meal, but also one that is very healthy for people to enjoy. As a result, Brian Bonar is very happy about the creativity that he has put into the restaurants that he has started as an entrepreneur.


The US Money Reserve is famous for a few things. One of them, in particular, is helping people get their finances back on track. Part of today’s content is discussing some of these tips.

“We believe you don’t have to be a brain surgeon to get your finances in order. Even the simplest of choices can put a few extra bucks back in your pocket.”

—U.S. Money Reserve, Source:

1) Have you ever thought about limiting the times you go out to eat? Some people might find this difficult. It’s not difficult for those who are already on a fixed income. Consider reducing your days of eating out and learn to cook more at home. It will not only be healthier, but it’s going to save you lots of money.

2) Another thing we try to tell clients is to turn off the t.v. Some people don’t understand this principle, but there is something to it. The less you have on the t.v., then the more money you save. This means the less junk you will be watching, too. This will cut your bill by at least 20%, depending on your bill.

3) This tip is for the collectors out there. Some of what you collect is not really worth anything. Did you know that? It’s advisable to start selling some of the stuff you don’t really want. It’s amazing what some things will sell for. You can put that money back into your bank account. You can also use it to start an emergency fund. There was a time when collecting was the big thing. It’s not as big as it used to be. We suggest to our clients to hold on to the valuable items and ditch the rest.

4) It’s time to master the 30-day rule. We advise our clients on this all the time. This cuts down on the impulsive shopping and instant gratification. Give it 30 days. If you still want it after that, then it’s not going to be an impulse buy. How many of you have items in your possession that are from impulse buying? It’s time to get rid of the items and start saving money.

5) Create a shopping list and stick with it. This will reduce the impulse buying and the unplanned, costly purchases. A list will also reduce the amount of money and food you waste.

For more information on these financial tips and others, please find us on our web page.

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Dr. Clay Siegall’s Appointment To Mirna Therapeutics’ Board Of Directors

Mirna Therapeutics, a Texas-based company, announced the appointment of Clay Siegall to its board of directors. Here, he will serve as an external director. Founded in 2007, the company has made great strides in cancer research. Mirna Therapeutics has been zeroing in on MicroRNA-based therapeutics. Dr. Paul Lammers acknowledges that Clay Siegall’s experience will be of great value to the company’s decision-making process. Dr. Clay played an instrumental role in founding Seattle Genetics. Over the years, the entity has been creating anti-body based therapies. Its antibody-drug conjugate (ADC) enhances the anti-tumor activity besides reducing the toxic outcomes of chemotherapy.

Seattle Genetics Co-Founder Appointed to Board of Directors for Mirna Therapeutics Inc.
About Clay Siegall
In 1998, Clay Siegall and his partners formed Seattle Genetics. The company is famed for developing antibody-drug conjugate (ADC). Currently, he is the president and chief executive officer of the company. He also serves as an active member of the board of directors. Previously, Dr. Siegall worked for Bristol-Myers Squibb Pharmaceutical Institute. Between 1988 and 1991, he served at the National Institutes of Health and National Cancer Institute. Clay sits on the Fred Hutchinson Cancer research Business Alliance’s board of governors. His immense experience and knowledge has seen him serve on the Biomedical Association (WBBA) and Washington Biotechnology’s board of directors. The company has entered into strategic collaborations with different ADC companies such as Progenics, CuraGen, MedImmune, Genentech and Bayer.
Dr. Siegall holds a Ph.D. in Genetics. He is an alumnus of the George Washington University. Clay is also a graduate of the University of Maryland where he received a B.S. in Zoology. He has played a pivotal role in the success of the Seattle Genetics, especially on its capital-raising endeavors. One of his successful events was when he spearheaded the raising of over $330 million by means of both public and private financing. In addition, Clay made huge efforts towards raising much capital through Seattle Genetics public offer of 2001. As an author, Clay Siegall has over 70 publications. Moreover, the doctor holds 15 patents.

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The Lovaganza 2020 Announcement Recap

At the beginning of August 2016 an announcement was made regarding the touring schedule of an event known as Lovaganza 2020. Specifically announced to be happening between May to September of 2020, Lovaganza 2020 will be something that the world hasn’t witnessed yet.

What is Lovaganza 2020?
Lovaganza is an event very similar to the World’s Fairs, except instead of being hosted by a single country at a time with a theme for the entire event Lovaganza has a much different plan. Lovaganza will be all about showing off the cultures of the world through movies, performances, and live events.

Furthermore, Lovaganza will be touring across the world instead of being in just one country for its duration. One could say this will be a celebration of humankind’s history on Instagram and show the best of humanity for all to see. Originally, Lovaganza 2020 was titled Lovaganza 2015 and was going to occur in 2015 as well but due to the rise of 3D technology it was put on hiatus to make use of the new technology to enhance the experience.

Where will Lovaganza 2020 show up?
According to the recent announcement, Lovaganza 2020 will be taking place in specified locations in America, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, and Oceania. At this time however, no information has been given about the exact locations where the tours will take place at.

But wait, there’s more!
Starting in 2017, an event known as the Traveling Show will begin to tour across the globe for the sole purpose of promoting Lovaganza 2020. In addition to promoting the main show, the Traveling Show will also be displaying a look into the glasses-free 3D technology that Lovaganza 2020 will have. That’s not all however as following the Traveling Show will come a trilogy of movies about Lovaganza 2020 that will be shown in standard 2D and 3D theaters as well as within the Lovaganza pavilions during the tours. This movie trilogy will also make use of the glasses-free 3D technology that will be first shown by the Traveling Show.

Lovaganza aims to be a bohemian adventure unlike any other.

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Lovaganza from Colin Hesterly on Vimeo.