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When Your Bank Does Not Offer Tenants By Entireties Accounts

Florida law protecting tenants by entireties bank accounts from garnishment against one spouse is based mostly on the Florida Supreme Court decision in the Beal Bank case. Most attorneys, on the debtor and creditor sides, believe that case established the … Continue reading

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Secrets of Social Media: Who owns social media accounts?

Andy Bitter, a former sports journalist covering the travails and triumphs of the Virginia Tech football team, was sued last month by his former employer, a local newspaper, for trade secret theft. According to the plaintiff Roanoke Times he was … Continue reading

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FBAR & Whistleblower (2018) – IRS Laws Put Foreign Accounts in Jeopardy

FBAR & Whistleblower (2018) – IRS Laws Put Foreign Accounts in Jeopardy (Golding & Golding) FBAR & Whistleblower (2018) – IRS Laws Put Foreign Accounts in Jeopardy As if there are not enough things in life for you to worry … Continue reading

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Facebook Data Breach Exposes an Estimated 50 Million Accounts

Facebook said on Friday that a recent data breach has compromised the personal information of some 50 million users. The company says it discovered the breach this week. Hackers purportedly exploited a feature in the social media website’s code that … Continue reading

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EPA Provides Guidance to BFPPs Regarding Their Ability to Receive Reimbursement from EPA Superfund Special Accounts

One underused provision in the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) makes Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Superfund Special Accounts available for reimbursement to Bona Fide Prospective Purchasers (BFPPs). This provision has received greater scrutiny by EPA following the … Continue reading

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