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More Seniors Are Filing for Bankruptcy Due to Rising Costs of Long Term Care

If you can’t afford long-term care, you should be prepared to qualify for Medicaid as quickly as possible. But this kind of advanced planning is often overlooked and could be catastrophic depending on your individual situation. The cost of long … Continue reading

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Dark Pool Costs Citigroup $12 Million

Citigroup Inc was ordered to pay more than $12 million by U.S. regulators on Friday after it was found that the bank’s investment banking and financial advisory unit misled users of a “dark pool” operated by one of its affiliates.https://www.reuters.com/article/citigroup-investigation-sec/sec-orders-citigroup-to-pay-12-mln-to-settle-dark-pool-probe-idUSL3N1W053P … Continue reading

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Sharfman on the Agency Costs of Agency Capitalism

Bernard Sharfman has an interesting post over at the Delaware Corporate and Commercial Litigation Blog discussing the agency costs generated by the dominance of institutional investors as shareholders of record of the voting stock of publicly traded companies. In part,… … Continue reading

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Negotiated Settlement Means No Costs Award

After several motions and a series of settlement discussions, the parties were able to settle all the issues in their family dispute and ultimately, signed a settlement agreement. However, after the settlement the respondent, Mr. Dwyer, asked the court to … Continue reading

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Second District Affirms Order Awarding CEQA Record Preparation Costs to Agency That Took Over Process After Unreasonable Delays, Notwithstanding Petitioner’s Election to Prepare Record

In an opinion filed June 28, and later ordered modified and published on July 27, 2018, the Second District Court of Appeal (Div. 6) affirmed the trial court’s $21,160.46 cost award in favor of a prevailing party public agency for … Continue reading

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