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"No caso dos autos, como referido linhas retro, a Requerente é pessoa idosa, necessitada de constante acompanhamento médico-hospitalar e ambulatorial, em clínicas de tratamentos multidisciplinares e que, em vista de constar...more
On May 10, 2013, State Administration of Foreign Exchange (“SAFE”) released the “Regulations on the Foreign Exchange Administration of Domestic Foreign Direct Investment” (hereinafter the “Regulations”), which came into...more
The trust being a multi-party relationship, it is not always that easy to discern at any given time whom legal counsel is representing, or should be representing, in matters relating to the trust’s creation and...more
This document includes the requirements for the suggested framework which all IVES Participants must adhere to in order to participate using electronic signatures for IRS Forms 4506-T or 4506T-EZ....more
On October 17, 2012, Mexico's Ministry of Finance published the Federal Law for the Prevention and Identification of Transactions from Illegal Funds (Ley Federal para la Prevención e Identificación de...more
Almost every email I send out to anyone has this at the end:
Charles (Chuck) Rubin, Esq.
Gutter Chaves Josepher Rubin Forman Fleisher P.A.
Board Certified in Taxation
PRINCIPAL PRACTICE AREAS....more
Our Italian Desk advises Italian companies on matters of Belgian law and offers Italian law advice to foreign companies....more
Originally published in Law360, New York (June 27, 2012, 2:18 PM ET)
Karen S. Lovitch is a member of the firm and practice leader of Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky & Popeo PC's health law section.
Joint Venture Agreement
Ideal for protecting partner firms, companies, or organizations while entering into a mutual business relationship.
Three months under the new regulatory regime - how is your business adapting, what should you be thinking about, and what are the responsibilities of your COLP and COFA?
From 3rd January 2012, non-legal persons may now...more
One of the most interesting and controversial laws taking effect in 2012 involves greatly increased penalties for the willful misclassification of employees as independent contractors. I litigated quite a few class actions...more
Originally published in NEW JERSEY LAWYER | December 2011 WWW.NJSBA.COM.
Gone are the days when the predominant business model in the profession was individual lawyers or small law firms representing clients of relative...more
Rejecting rights and responsibility as the basis of the rule of law
With an ever-increasingly complex democracy which not only delivers more and more “layers” of representation to consumers already bombarded...more
Actas de la historia legislativa de la Ley de Responsabilidad Penal de las Personas Jurídicas (20.393), incluyendo todos los trámites en ambas cámaras....more
On 14 March 2011 the draft Statutory Maternity Pay (Compensation of Employers) Amendment Regulations 2011 (SI 2001/725) were laid before Parliament. The draft regulations provide that, from 6 April 2011, the additional...more
With effect from 1 April 2011, Her Majesty’s Court Service (HMCS) will merge with the Tribunals Service to form a new, single organisation: HM Courts and Tribunals Service (HMCTS), which will be responsible for all...more
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) is defined as a private corporation that acts as a self-regulatory organization (SRO). FINRA is the successor to the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD) and is...more
Buying or Selling a Business in Arizona
I am a business attorney in Phoenix Arizona. Here are some tips for buying or selling a business in Arizona:
BUYING A BUSINESS IN ARIZONA
1. Business Brokers, Pros and...more
Starting a new business? Need some advice from someone who has been there?
Giving advice regarding starting a new business is a little bit like the blind man describing an elephant: it depends on where you are standing....more
Charles E. Rounds, Jr., Lawyer Codes Are Just About Licensure, the Lawyer's Relationship with the State: Recalling the Common Law Agency, Contract, Tort, Trust, and Property Principles that Regulate the Lawyer-Client...more
With more than 5,000 barrels of oil a day pouring into the Gulf of Mexico, this might be the first time in history that an oil spill causes a flood. In this case, however, the flood will not be of crude, but of lawsuits....more
It is the most red-hot issue in patent litigation these days: How should courts calculate reasonable royalties as a measure of damages for infringement?...more
The National Bar Association is partnering with the U.S. Census Bureau to help achieve a complete and accurate count of our population as part of the 2010 Census.
You may already know that the census gives us a voice and...more
Facing increases in litigation and decreases in legal budgets, corporate defendants in patent and trademark lawsuits are employing a new tactic: joint defense pacts. ...more
A major revision to the federal rules governing expert witness reports is on track to take effect in December. Lawyers and experts alike agree that the changes are long overdue.
No longer would Rule 26 of the Federal Rules...more