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November 1 2013

Uncertainty around real estate transfer tax haunts property transfers

Court rulings add confusion to transfers between related parties

Non-solicitation agreements really do have teeth November 1 2013

Non-solicitation agreements really do have teeth

Employers should seek appropriate relief from the courts to enforce the agreements

Same-sex spousal benefits: Are you in compliance? October 4 2013

Same-sex spousal benefits: Are you in compliance?

Although limited guidance has been issued so far, employers should begin to implement changes under the Supreme Court’s decision

October 4 2013

The risks and rewards of internships

Internships can make a business vulnerable to liability if they are not properly designed and monitored

New state law changes I&D rules for some trusts September 20 2013

New state law changes I&D rules for some trusts

Under the measure, proceeds from non-grantor trusts are not taxable

Criminal background checks and the hiring process September 6 2013

Criminal background checks and the hiring process

The practice is receiving heightened scrutiny enforcement guidance from the EEOC

September 6 2013

S corporations take notice of DRA ruling

There’s potential for significant long-term tax savings by converting to an LLC

Child support paid by high-income earners is recalculated September 6 2013

Child support paid by high-income earners is recalculated

Unfairness in the existing formula was a driving force for the Legislature’s adoption of the changes

September 6 2013

When do U.S. contractors owe taxes on Canadian construction projects?

American construction contractors and subcontractors should be aware that a Canadian tax may be payable related to projects undertaken in Canada

Municipal land use board decisions: the appeals process August 9 2013

Municipal land use board decisions: the appeals process

What you need to know to file a successful appeal