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Trump’s Tax Reform Affects Settlements of Sexual Harassment Claims, But Training Remains the Best Answer

Just days before we rang in 2018, in the wake of the #MeToo movement, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act became the law, including the special clause titled “Denial of Deduction for Settlements Subject to Nondisclosure Agreements Paid in Connection … Continue reading

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How Utilization Review Affects Workers' Compensation Cases

After employees are granted workers’ compensation for their workplace injuries, employers and insurance companies may still dispute what medical services the compensation should cover. Workers want treatments that can help them fully recover and regain a quality of life. Insurers want … Continue reading

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It Only Affects 14,000 Doctors. And Their Patients.

New York’s largest medical malpractice insurance company is owned by its doctors. But pretty soon, it will be sold to Warren Buffet’s profit-hungry Berkshire Hathaway. And that’s gonna be a problem. That company is Medical Liability Mutual Insurance Company, which … Continue reading

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Borders Bankruptcy Affects Boston Consumers

Down the street from the Boston Bankruptcy Court is the giant Borders Books bookstore at the historical intersection of Washington Street and School Street. This is two blocks from our Boston bankruptcy law office. Borders Group, http://www.borders.com/online/store/Home Inc. filed for … Continue reading

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How Bankruptcy Affects Home Ownership – Part II

Yesterday, in How Bankruptcy Affects Home Ownership – Part 1, I discussed how to calculate the amount of equity in your home. If you own a home this is a crucial first step in the pre-bankruptcy planning process. Today, I'll … Continue reading

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