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Hail Damage Helps Sales and Use Tax Revenue Soar
KGWNOctober 1, 2011

Sales and use tax collections typically lag the point of sale by about two months, which means the work load from the hail storm events that happened in July are just now starting to show in the state's tax numbers. "We're seeing this work load ...more »

Kodak denies bankruptcy plan but shares plummet
Economic TimesOctober 1, 2011

Eastman Kodak Co shares lost more than half their value on Friday as the company hired a law firm well-known for bankruptcy cases, triggering speculation that the photography pioneer could file for bankruptcy. Kodak, which delivered the first consumer ...more »

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Asset Protection
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Ice Storm
The American LawyerOctober 2, 2011

The code did not meet international standards set by UNCITRAL, the United Nations commission that regulates international trade. "Icelandic law did not cover a reorganization proceeding for banks that was capable of being recognized outside of Iceland ...more »

Guardianship & Conservatorship
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Slain girl's grandmother appears in court
San Antonio ExpressOctober 7, 2011

Suzy Bianchi-Peters was one step closer Thursday to securing guardianship over the estate of her granddaughter, Samvastion “Sammy” Ochoa after a Bexar County Probate Court judge granted an injunction to keep the girl's father from ...more »

Charitable Trusts
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'Qamrul influencing trial of grenade cases'
Bangladesh News 24 hoursOctober 1, 2011

Why is the state minister for law talking about it?" the senior lawyer said and hinted that the minister had a hand in the creation of the statement. He added that the graft case filed against the opposition leader over the Zia Charitable Trust is also ...more »

Meet Peoria City Councilman Tony Rivero
Arizona RepublicOctober 5, 2011

Peoria Councilman Tony Rivero, who represents the Acacia District, will conduct a neighborhood meeting at 6:30 tonight at Ira A. Murphy Elementary School, 7231 W. North Lane. The annual "Casting the Night Away" family fishing night is 5-7:30 Friday at ...more »

Living Trusts
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Jefferson Street Christian Church to sponsor free estate planning seminar
Lincoln CourierOctober 21, 2011

Topics include wills, revocable living trusts, limited powers of attorney, health care representative designations, and estate tax reduction mechanisms. Advantages and disadvantages of the various instruments will be discussed, and there will be ...more »

Estate Administration
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Still alive and kicking
The Tand D.comOctober 4, 2011

Fortunately, lawyers such as Rick Law of Chicago and Catherine LaFond of Charleston have recognized this need and have begun to develop ways to respond realistically. A new legal specialty, called elder care law, has emerged to help people more ...more »

Power Of Attorney
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Wine Scott W. (press release)October 11, 2011

POWER OF ATTORNEY KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS THAT I, SCOTT W. WINE, hereby make, constitute and appoint ERIC I COHEN, JEFFREY A. GERSHOWITZ and SCOTT J. POSNER, as my true and lawful attorneys-in-fact, to execute and file all instruments, ...more »

Lee family donates $15 million for UNLV's business school
Las Vegas SunOctober 13, 2011

... major gifts to Harvard University, the University of California, Berkeley, the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco and the Smith Center for the Performing Arts. In 2001, Ted and Doris Lee established the first endowed professorship in law at UNLV's ...more »

Revocable & Irrevocable Trusts
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MFS Series Trust I, et al.; Notice of Application
Insurance News Net (press release)October 7, 2011

Each Trust is organized as a Massachusetts business trust and is registered under the Act as an open-end management investment company. Each Trust may consist of one or more series and may offer additional series in the future ("Funds"). ...more »


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