Tag Archives: Professional

Investment Professional Liability Insurance Claims

The massive decline in the value of real estate, stocks and other investments will likely trigger investor suits against investment professionals, and will likely result in an uptick in professional liability insurance claims. In anticipation, we are seeing more disciplined … Continue reading

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Remedies for Breach of Fiduciary Duty by a California Real Estate Syndicator or Other Real Estate Professional

Author: Staff Investing in California real estate often requires assistance from real estate professionals, who have specialized education and experience in particular aspects of the real estate business. The term “professional” often means that a person has obtained a license or … Continue reading

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Can a Professional Gambler Take the Foreign Earned Income Exclusion?

I was asked that question this past week: Can a professional gambler take the Foreign Earned Income Exclusion? The Exclusion allows one to exclude about $100,000 of income from income tax. The IRS website (which is quite good) has a … Continue reading

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Professional Review and Rating: David C. Sarnacki, Super Lawyers 2018

Super Lawyers selected David C. Sarnacki to its 2018 Michigan Super Lawyers list. Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, uses “a patented, multi-phase process that includes peer nominations, evaluations and independent research” to select the top 5% of attorneys in… … Continue reading

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Fred C. Zacharias Memorial Prize for Scholarship in Professional Responsibility

Submissions and nominations of articles are being accepted for the ninth annual Fred C. Zacharias Memorial Prize for Scholarship in Professional Responsibility. To honor Fred's memory, the committee will select from among articles in the field of Professional Responsibility with… … Continue reading

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