Tag Archives: Risk

Accidental disability retirement benefits are available to an applicant if the precipitating event is not a risk of the work ordinarily performed by the applicant

Accidental disability retirement benefits are available to an applicant if the precipitating event is not a risk of the work ordinarily performed by the applicantLarivey v DiNapoli, 2019 NY Slip Op 00018, Appellate Division, Third DepartmentBecky C. Larivey, a bus … Continue reading

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Retirement Accounts & Divorce: Lerbakken Opinion Puts Accounts at Risk

The 8th Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel has issued a new opinion that is really causing a lot of anxiety and uncertainty about the exemption status in bankruptcy cases of retirement accounts awarded to debtors during a divorce case. If a … Continue reading

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Romano on Global Harmonization of Financial Innovation Risk Regulation

Roberta Romano (Yale Law School; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER); European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI)) has posted Pitfalls of Global Harmonization of Systemic Risk Regulation in a World of Financial Innovation on SSRN.  Here is the abstract: The working hypothesis … Continue reading

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THAT’S NOT GOOD: PTSD drug may increase nightmares, insomnia, suicide risk….

THAT’S NOT GOOD: PTSD drug may increase nightmares, insomnia, suicide risk. Read more detail on Recent Law Professor posts –

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"Alcohol Use and Risk of Related Problems Among Cannabis Users Is Lower Among Those With Medical Cannabis Recommendations, Though Not Due To Health"

The title of this post is the headline of this encouraging article recently published in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs authored by Meenakshi Subbaraman and William Kerr. Here is its abstract: Objective: A small body of work … Continue reading

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