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Shapiro v. Ettenson
Citation:4015 WL 5096026 (2015)
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The action involves a dispute concerning the validity of an operating agreement for nonparty ENS Health, LLC, a New York limited liability company owned equally by plaintiff Robert Shapiro and defendants Gabriel Ettenson and David Newman. Plaintiff alleges that the operating agreement and capital call relied upon by defendants were null and void and that no members of ENS may receive a salary unless consented to by all of ENS’s members, and damages for any outstanding salary owed to Shapiro as a result of salary payments to defendants that exceeded amounts agreed upon by the parties.
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