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UK Expels 23 Russian Spies in Retaliation for Poisoning Double Agent on UK Soil

In an address to the House of Commons on Wednesday, UK Prime Minister Theresa May announced the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats in retaliation for the poisoning of former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia, in Salisbury, England. … Continue reading

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Patent Agent Privilege in Texas

In an important new decision, the Texas Supreme Court has recognized “patent-agent privilege” as a form of attorney-client privilege.  The court writes: [B]ecause patent agents are authorized to practice law before the USPTO, they fall within [Texas Rules of Evidence] … Continue reading

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Mostly Incapacitated Patient Can Fire Healthcare Agent

The California Court of Appeals has correctly ruled that capacity is decision specific. Even a largely incapacitated patient may still have the capacity to name and fire surrogates. Earlier this month, the appellate court upheld a trial court ruling dismissing … Continue reading

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Wyoming Supreme Court holds that Agent under Power of Attorney had authority to consent to arbitration in nursing home admission contract

  It is not uncommon for nursing home admissions contracts to include provisions requiring the resident to consent to binding arbitration of any dispute. In this recent case in Wyoming, the question was the enforceability of an optional arbitration clause. … Continue reading

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Foreign Trust (3520A) – U.S Agent & Confidentiality | IRS Trust Reporting

Foreign Trust (3520A) – U.S Agent & Confidentiality | IRS Trust Reporting by Golding & Golding Foreign Trust (3520A) – U.S Agent & Confidentiality | IRS Trust Reporting Form 3520-A Form 3520-A is an Annual Information Return of Foreign Trust … Continue reading

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