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Comparing the Handling of the Justin Fairfax and Brett Kavanaugh Situations

by Neil H. BuchananThe intense media coverage of the situation in Virginia — with the Governor and Attorney General admitting to having engaged in racist behavior, and the Lieutenant Governor having been accused by two women of sexual assault — … Continue reading

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Nongrantor Trusts Can Be Very Useful in Certain Situations

A trust may be taxed as either a grantor trust or a nongrantor trust. Each type of trust has advantages and disadvantages. This article examines a nongrantor trust and situations in which it might be useful. Nongrantor Trusts Can Be … Continue reading

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Special Situations team publishes article on abusive short selling in Globe and Mail

Orestes Pasparakis and Walied Soliman, co-chairs of Norton Rose Fulbright’s Canadian special situations team, and Joe Bricker, associate, have published an article highlighting the growing problem of abusive short selling in Canada and calling for legislative reform. The article ran … Continue reading

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The Situations in Which You (or Your Ex-Spouse) Can Undo a Florida Timesharing Agreement that Both of You Signed Onto

In any type of binding agreement, it is very important be sure that you understand all of the terms of the agreement and that you are sure that you’re willing to follow those terms. That includes family law-related matters like … Continue reading

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6 awkward situations in new associate networking (and how to get through them)

Q: The networking events that are part of new associate orientation seem awkward. Conversations lag or they will go on forever – or I won’t have anything in common with the other person. It’s tedious and draining. What can I … Continue reading

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