Tag Archives: Willful

Court Reverses Dismissal of Plaintiff’s Slip-and-Fall Case Based on Defendant’s Willful Ignorance of Hazard

Recently, a state appellate court issued a written opinion in a personal injury case that presents an interesting issue for Virginia slip-and-fall victims who are considering filing a premises liability claim. The case required the court to determine if the … Continue reading

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Courts Serve Deadly FBAR Cocktail: Easier IRS “Willful” Penalty Win

There has been debate as to the “burden of proof” that must be met by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in asserting that an FBAR violation was “willful”.  It appears now that enough legal authority exists giving the IRS a … Continue reading

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Without OVDP, IRS Offshore Willful Penalties Are Looming

Without OVDP, IRS Offshore Willful Penalties Are Looming Without OVDP, IRS Offshore Willful Penalties Are Looming by Golding & Golding, A PLC In the next six (6) months, individuals, estates, and businesses that were willful or need to take a … Continue reading

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A school board member who acts on the advice of counsel will not be found to have engaged in a willful violation or neglect of duty

A school board member who acts on the advice of counsel will not be found to have engaged in a willful violation or neglect of duty Citing a number of Decisions of the Commissioner of Education, including Application of Goldin, 39 … Continue reading

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Finding of willful infringement still doesn't merit injunction under Herb Reed

A.C.T. Prods., Inc. v. W.S. Indus., Inc., No. 16-0476, 2017 WL 4708152 (C.D. Cal. Jul. 14, 2017)Herb Reed strikes again.  The jury found that defendant had engaged in willful trademark infringement and false advertising, but also that the four-year statute … Continue reading

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