Tag Archives: Gift

The Sentinel Strike: The Hartford’s Gift to New York Insurers in the War to Stop Policyholder Experts from Claiming Ambiguities Exist in Clear Policy Exclusions

In this age of exponentially increasing technology, we can rely on one certainty in property casualty jurisprudence – that is, bold policyholder assertions supported by even bolder “expert” opinions. In BF Advance, LLC v. Sentinel Insurance Company, No. 16-cv-5931 (E.D.N.Y. … Continue reading

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Article on Minority Discounts: The Alchemy in Estate and Gift Taxation

James R. Reptti published an Article entitled, Minority Discounts: The Alchemy in Estate and Gift Taxation, Wills, Trusts, & Estates Law eJournal (2018). Provided below is an abstract of the Article: A pernicious force is stalking the American economic landscape…. … Continue reading

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As Royal Wedding Gift Bags Hit The Market, Here’s How They’re Different From Award Bags

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle stand on the steps of St. George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle in Windsor, near London, England, as they leave after their wedding ceremony Saturday, May 19, 2018. (Ben Birchhall/pool photo via AP) On May 19, … Continue reading

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New York’s Court of Appeals Gives New York Personal Injury Lawyers and Their Clients A Big Gift

Warning:  This blog may be a little too “legalese” for many of my readers, but it is an important development in New York personal injury law, so I feel compelled to write about it for my many lawyer-readers and others … Continue reading

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The Gift that Keeps Giving? If Elected to U.S. Senate, Sheriff Joe Arpaio will to Revive Birther Movement, Challenge Barack Obama's Presidency

Photo courtesy of Sheriff Joe Arpaio for U.S. Senate Website NPR reports that Joe Arpaio, the former Maricopa County (Arizona) sheriff who is running for U.S. Senate in Arizona, says that once elected, he will renew his quest to demonstrate… … Continue reading

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