It is important to understand what you are getting yourself into when it comes to starting a business with a partner. When a problem does occur, it’s important to resolve the issue in a swift fashion that does not impact your business in the long term.
So, with that in mind, here are some of the key factors you need to keep in mind when it comes to a partnership dispute and potential criminal wrongdoing involved.
What is Wrongdoing?
Misconduct in a partnership can range across several issues: aggressive behaviour, substance abuse (which is harming professional performance), theft of business opportunities, and serious breaches of the partnership agreement. It becomes criminal wrongdoing in such cases where one partner commits fraud.
Fraudulent behaviour in a business can cover a number of issues; some more mundane than others. One partner could simply take more money than due, fabricate expense reports, or even …