Tag Archives: Designations

Orphan Drug Designation Requests and Designations Dipped in 2018, But Orphan Approvals Are Up Again!

By Kurt R. Karst — Okay, okay . . . .  It’s now a month after Rare Disease Day (on which Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, P.C.’s own Frank J. Sasinowski took part in some of the festivities).  We’re a little … Continue reading

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Supreme Court of the United States Issues Opinion on Beneficiary Designations of Divorce Spouse's Life Insurance Policies

Today, the Supreme Court of the United States issued an opinion regarding a Minnesota state statute that retroactively revokes designations of spouses of beneficiaries of life insurance policies upon divorce.  You can read the full opinion:  Sveen et al v. … Continue reading

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6 Important Estate Planning Considerations – Part 4: Beneficiary Designations

This is part of a series of 6 blogs on important estate planning considerations. I’ll intersperse these blogs with other timely blogs. The first article in the series showed how an estate plan prepares one for incapacity during life and … Continue reading

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Alpha proposes new order designations to avoid crossed markets

Last week, Alpha ATS LP announced plans to introduce two new order designations, intended to reduce instances of unintentional locked or crossed markets and trades at worse prices than available on other marketplaces by providing price protection for directed action … Continue reading

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Retirement Accounts and Beneficiary Designations – Myths and Misconceptions

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