Aug 15

Qualified Opportunity Funds: An Opportunity for Arkansas Real Estate Investors

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, enacted December 22, 2017, brought about significant changes intended to promote investment and stimulate the economy. Among the changes was the creation of a new investment vehicle called “qualified opportunity funds,” which provide tax incentives for investments in economically distressed communities designated qualified opportunity... read more →
Nov 12
May 11

Arkansas Employers Should Update Employee Non-Compete Agreements to Enhance Enforceability

In the past, Arkansas employers that desired to protect their business interests by implementing covenants-not-to-compete (non-competition agreements) with their employees were faced with uncertainty as to the enforceability of such agreements. Non-competition agreements are not generally favored by Arkansas courts from a historical perspective. With respect to covenants-not-to-compete between an... read more →