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How Hard Is It To Prove Cohabitation And Stop Paying Alimony?

It is difficult but not impossible, depending upon your facts. The good news is that the law of cohabitation and alimony was “modernized” in New Jersey back in 2014 which was part of the greatest overhaul I have ever witnessed … Continue reading

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Paying for Performance in Private Equity: Evidence from VC Partnerships

Posted by David T. Robinson (Duke University), on Saturday, January 13, 2018 Editor's Note: David T. Robinson is the J. Rex Distinguished Professor at Duke University Fuqua School of Business. This post is based on a recent paper by Professor Robinson; Niklas … Continue reading

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Confused About Paying Interns? The Rules Just Changed Again

By Scott R. Flick Back in 2015, I wrote a post on CommLawCenter discussing the prevalence of interns in the communications industry, and the Department of Labor’s crackdown on businesses illegally failing to pay their interns.  That crackdown began in … Continue reading

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Some Extreme Climate Events Would Not Have Happened But For Climate Change: Lawyers Are Paying Attention

Today’s ClimateWire (subscription required) contained a long summary of evidence that scientists are increasingly able to demonstrate that climate change is what we lawyers would call the “but for” cause of extreme weather events.  One of the most interesting is … Continue reading

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If an estate is not solvent, generally creditors of the deceased should not be paid. A decedent's debt will not be extinguished if it was a joint debt. The surviving individual will generally remain liable. Sometimes people assume the debts … Continue reading

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