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Alan Gilbert, Bill Mower, and Susan Markey Co-Author "Choice of Entity" Chapter Update for Corporations Deskbook

December 13, 2017

Alan Gilbert, Bill Mower, and Susan Markey have co-authored a chapter update for Minnesota CLE's Corporations Deskbook, titled "Choice of Entity." The 2017 Update to the Corporations Deskbook includes the latest case law and statutory changes, including new partnership audit provisions, noncompete agreements for executives, and securities law updates. The "Choice of Entity" chapter discusses types of entities; sole proprietorships; general partnerships; other partnership formats; corporations; limited liability companies; business trusts; entity classification for tax purposes; critical factors in choosing entity; and tax considerations.

Alan is a partner and co-chair of Maslon's Business & Securities Group, practicing primarily in the areas of securities, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate and commercial matters. He represents issuers, underwriters and placement agents in connection with private placements and public securities offerings, assists clients engaged in purchase, sale and merger transactions, and advises public companies on matters related to SEC regulatory compliance, corporate governance, and executive compensation. 

Bill has been helping clients solve problems and pursue opportunities with legal-related advice and counsel for more than 30 years and is a partner in Maslon's Business & Securities Group. He represents a wide variety of clients in connection with mergers and acquisitions and management buy-outs. Bill counsels public companies in connection with their securities law compliance and general corporate matters and represents issuers and underwriters in connection with public and private securities offerings, secondary offerings, and alternative offerings.

Susan is a member of Maslon's Business & Securities Group. She represents clients in general corporate and taxation matters. Susan's experience includes assisting clients with tax controversies, tax liabilities, and audits as well as researching tax law, drafting legal appeals and memoranda, and preparing tax returns. From 2007-2011, Susan served as a law clerk to The Honorable James T. Swenson, Chief Judge of the Hennepin County District Court.

For more information, go to: Minnesota CLE – Corporations Deskbook.


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