Thought leaders from around the world contribute their perspectives on landmark cases, new legislation, and legal perspectives on new technologies, business practices, and civil procedure.
Peter W. Kryworuk
Whether it be the result of a devastating fire loss, a significant errors and omissions claim, or as a victim of fraudulent activity by a trusted employee, insurance coverage is hugely important.
Richard R. Meneghello
Last week’s election of Donald Trump and the expected shift to a more business-friendly U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) in the new year should resolve any doubt about the future of this rule.
Dussias Wittenberg Koenigsberger
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Martin C. Brook
The Michigan Supreme Court, in a 2002 case, has commented that a “cent or a pepper corn, in legal estimation, would constitute a valuable consideration.” Essentially, this means that courts refrain from evaluating the quality of the deal, i.e., whether it was good or bad for one party.
Edward D. Gehres
Four things every tribe and its partners can’t miss.
Control the narrative and bring attention to your work and expertise with these publishing tips.
José Vinícius Bicalho Costa, Jr.
Often we come across statements about the complex business environment in Brazil—questions about the difficulties of starting a business, the slowness of the judiciary, and the legal aspects of tax, labor, and business.
William W. Hurst
Some Uber drivers earn well below the minimum wage rate per hour.
Hank Matri co-chairs the corporate department at Cole Schotz that he founded nearly three decades ago.
Robert A. Royal
So many things can lead business owners to divorce, but there are persistent commonalities.
Anna Babych discusses AEQUO's 2019 Ukranian "Law Firm of the Year" award in Mergers & Acquisitions Law with Best Lawyers.
John W.H. Denton AO
Globalization and technology are converging in a way that challenges orthodoxy.
Mariano Roca López
Limitations of the Spanish taxation system to effectively tax certain incomes.
Ideas can be stolen, just like the machines or products they were used to create.
If the trend of decriminalizing the use of small amounts of marijuana for recreational and/or medicinal purposes continues, marijuana may be widely available across the country within a matter of years.
Michael B. Fein
Where can you be sued for patent infringement?
So, what should business borrowers – private equity or otherwise - keep front of mind right now when it comes to financing debt?
Frederic M. Wilf
Cloud computing continues to be a powerful and cost-effective means to build a business with international reach.
Between a Rock and a Hard Place: The Preparation and Filing of Sensitive Tax and Information Returns, and the Practitioner’s Dilemma
Richard J. Sapinski
Richard J. Sapinski and Eric L. Green discuss defending someone under investigation in a criminal tax case and examine how these cases can get complicated by “sensitive tax returns.
Catherine M. Brennan
If a true lender challenge is successful, the Fintech company may face significant civil and criminal penalties for failing to be licensed as a lender, and the loans may be usurious and void in some jurisdictions.