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New York Child Custody Issues Involving Sperm Donors (Part I)

Child custody issues are often the most hotly contested area in divorce and family law cases. It would stand to reason, then, that New York child custody issues are not limited to situations in which the biological parents of the … Continue reading

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Case Comment: SM (Algeria) v Entry Clearance Officer, UK Visa Section [2018] UKSC 9 Part Two

Lady Hale found reason to consider that Susana qualified for automatic rights of entry and residence as a “direct descendant” which includes consanguineous children, grandchildren and other blood descendants in the direct line. The parties agreed that the expression must … Continue reading

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Hiring practices for employers in 2018 (part 1)

California employers need to review their hiring processes, interview questions, and on boarding practices to comply with California’s new laws regarding what types of questions can be asked and background checks. This video contains few portions of a presentation I … Continue reading

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Income Tax Basis in Estate Planning – Part 2

When considering different estate planning strategies and which direction to take, it’s important to consider the impact on basis. “Basis” is the benchmark used for income taxation. What does income tax basis have to do with estate planning? Property included … Continue reading

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Protect Yourself from Fraud In 2018 – Part One: Preventing Identity Theft

Unfortunately, we live in a time when identity theft and fraud are running rampant. Almost every month, we hear of major security breaches with companies like Yahoo, Uber, Equifax, and Dropbox all compromised. When these types of breaches occur, millions … Continue reading

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