In the May 2017 issue of Los Angeles Lawyer, JMBM tax attorneys Brad S. Cohen and Scott J. Loresch write about Tax and Estate Planning for Postmortem Celebrity. “Does a studio have the right to use a celebrity’s image after his or her death? If so, is there any way to plan ahead to avoid the […]
Stan Gibson’s blog article “District Court Granted Voluntary Motion to Dismiss Against Named Defendant But Disallowed Reservation of Rights as to Unnamed Third Parties” was featured on the stock page of MSN Money.
Bob Braun’s blog article “Beyond Tabletop Exercises: Running a Data Breach Drill” was featured in Citadel Information Group’s Cyber Security News of the Week report.
Gordon Schaller’s and Eric Bardwell’s article, “Double Whammy: Federal Estate Tax Repeal Could Substantially Increase Tax For California Residents” was published in the LISI Estate Planning Newsletter.
Jim Butler and Marty Orlick’s blog article “Judge Dismisses ADA Website Lawsuit” was republished by Hospitality Trends.
The California Legislature Bites Back in Look Who’s Crying Woof, Part II The Crisis Over “Emotional Support” Animals By Martin H. Orlick With alarming frequency, building owners, property managers, apartment owners, restaurants, theaters and shopping malls are confronted with making decisions as to whether a dog is a bona fide “service animal”, an “emotional support […]
Jim Butler’s blog article “What’s Happening with EB5 Financing for New Development Projects? Is it Still Available?” was published by Hotel Online.
With all of the talk about potential repeal of the federal estate tax1, many people have decided to postpone further estate planning, hoping that the repeal will occur. However, Californians should hold out no such hope. On February 21, 2017, California State Senator Scott Wiener announced a ballot measure, Senate Bill 726, that would create […]
Stan Gibson’s article “District Court Stays Case Pending Inter Partes Review After Non-Petitioning Defendant Agrees to Be Bound By Estoppel Provisions” was published by Mondaq.
Kerry Shapiro and Matt Sanders’ article “Important News for Mining Companies With Existing or Future Projects in the California Desert” was published by Mondaq.