Bouhan Falligant Hires Elizabeth Verner as New Attorney

Bouhan Falligant announced that it is expanding its practice, hiring Elizabeth Verner as a new associate attorney.    

Verner graduated from St. Andrew’s School, in Savannah, before attending the University of Wisconsin, where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in history. She earned her law degree from the University of Georgia School of Law […]

What Business Owners Need to Know about Spoliation

By Gregory G. Sewell, Bouhan Falligant LLP

Special to Business in Savannah

A case recently ruled on by the Georgia Supreme Court could have implications for business owners across Georgia when it comes to “spoliation,” the destruction of or failure to preserve evidence that is relevant to contemplated or pending litigation. Under Georgia law, the remedy […]

The Resurgence of the 1031 Tax Exchange

By J. Daniel Falligant

Special to SavannahCEO

A 1031 tax exchange — also known as a like-kind or Starker exchange — is essentially a swap of one investment asset for another with either no tax or limited tax due at the time of the exchange. The gain on a real estate sale in a 1031 is […]