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Kellett, Cooney, Farrell and Kolozsvary Co-Author Chapter on Partnerships in ABA’s Business and Commercial Litigation in Federal Courts, 4th Edition


Dykema is pleased to announce that Detroit-based attorneys Peter M. Kellett, Michael P. Cooney, Sherrie L. Farrell and Andrew J. Kolozsvary, each a member of the firm’s Litigation Department, have co-authored a chapter in the Thomson Reuters and American Bar Association Section of Litigation book, Business and Commercial Litigation in Federal Courts, 4th Edition.

The treatise is a step-by-step practice guide that covers every aspect of a commercial case, from the investigation and assessment that takes place at the inception, through pleadings, discovery, motions, trial, appeal, and enforcement of judgment. This edition contains 25 new chapters, and 78 substantive law chapters covering the subjects most commonly encountered in commercial cases including securities, antitrust, banking, contracts, insurance, sale of goods, intellectual property, professional liability, business torts, franchising and many other business and commercial law topics.

Kellett, Cooney, Farrell and Kolozsvary’s chapter, titled “Partnerships,” explores the multitude of strategic, procedural, and substantive legal issues when partnerships are parties in commercial litigation in federal courts. The chapter covers the following areas in depth: 

  • Strategic Considerations;
  • Substantive Law of Partnerships;
  • Procedural Issues and Considerations When Asserting and Defending Partnership Claims;
  • Limited Partnerships;
  • Limited Liability Partnerships;
  • and Practice Aids.

For more information on the book, click here.