Tag Archives: 2017

Article on How the 2017 Texas Legislature Modernized Durable Powers of Attorney

Gerry W. Beyer and Lora Davis recently published an Article entitled, How the 2017 Texas Legislature Modernized Durable Powers of Attorney, Wills, Trusts, & Estates Law eJournal (2018). Provided below is an abstract of the Article: The 2017 Texas Legislature… … Continue reading

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Not So Simple Estate Planning Considerations After 2017 Tax "Simplification"

After the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed in December of 2017, the majority of the public's focus has been on the changes to personal and business income tax. There has not been a lot of media attention or awareness… … Continue reading

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The Most Popular Baby Names Of 2017

Shutterstock The most popular names for babies born in the United States for 2017 are Liam and Emma. Emma (1), the most popular name for a girl, topped the list for the fourth year in a row. Liam (1) made … Continue reading

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IRS TE/GE FY 2017 Accomplishments

In connection with the release of the IRS Tax Exempt and Government Entities FY 2018 Work Plan (which we wrote about here), the IRS promised to release the complete FY 2017 accomplishments when final results became available. The Tax Exempt and Government … Continue reading

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Pharma Patent Litigation Increases Nearly 30% in 2017: Lex Machina’s 4th Hatch-Waxman/ANDA Report

Legal Reader is pleased to announce the release of the fourth Hatch-Waxman/ANDA Report by Lex Machina. Analyzing pharmaceutical patent litigation, it states that in 2017, such litigation increased by nearly 30%, among other information useful to attorneys in that field. … Continue reading

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