JD Supra Law News & Updates: Most-Viewed Documents

iStock_000007756620XSmall.jpgTax exemptions, estate planning, bankruptcy rules, employee misclassification, immigration issues, nonprofit governance, Facebook e-discovery, medical marijuana, and more … here’s a look at some of the most-viewed legal news and updates on JD Supra during the last month:

  1. Are You Being Sued by Midland Funding, LLC? Why You Should Fight Lawsuits by Debt Buying Companies – by John Skiba
  2. How Financial Advisors Can Use the New 401(k) Advice Rules to Their Competitive Advantage – The Rosenbaum Law Firm
  3. Super Committee May Target $5 Million Gift Tax Exemption for 2012 – by Manatt
  4. Important Changes to Federal Bankruptcy Rules Effective December 1, 2011 – by Patricia Antonelli, Esq. at Partridge Snow & Hahn
  5. A Deeper Dive into Canada’s First Significant Foreign Bribery Case: Niko Resources – by John Boscariol
  6. Why 401(k) Plan Sponsors Should Make Sure Education and Advice is Offered To Their Participants – The Rosenbaum Law Firm
  7. 8-Year-Old Quadriplegic Awarded $29 Million in Medical Malpractice Case – by Jonathan Rosenfeld
  8. Cold Stone Creamery and Its Franchisees Take Joint Action Against Negative Publicity: A Behind-the-Scenes Look – by Snell & Wilmer LLP
  9. 2013 Estate and Gift Tax Exclusion Rollback Being Advanced? – by Gregory C. Picken
  10. New California Laws Increase Penalties for Employee Misclassification and Wage Theft – by Epstein Becker & Green
  11. Top Ten Things a New Nonprofit General Counsel Should Investigate – by Venable LLP
  12. Stanford v. Roche: The Importance of Precise Contract Drafting – by Venable LLP
  13. Another Excellent Facebook E-Discovery Opinion – Dechert LLP
  14. Recent Developments in the Life Settlement Industry – Dechert LLP
  15. California Governor Signs S.B. 459, Dramatically Increasing Penalties for Misclassifying Employees as Independent Contractors – by Schnader
  16. In Surprising Decision Court Finds That The California Trucking Industry Does Not Have To Comply With California’s Rest And Meal Break Laws – by Ford & Harrison LLP
  17. 10 Key Questions That Law Firms Should Ask Clients – Pamela Woldow
  18. Summary of Medicare Shared Savings Program Final Rule on Accountable Care Organizations – by Manatt
  19. The Super FBAR Is On Its Way and With It Comes Enhanced Enforcement – by Sanford Millar
  20. Checklist for Defending FCPA Cases – by Thomas Fox
  21. Rumors Circulating About Possible Early Reduction of Estate & Gift Tax Exemption – by Loeb & Loeb LLP
  22. Medicare Issues Final Rule for the End- Stage Renal Disease Prospective Payment System – by Sheppard Mullin
  23. Tackling Pollution Exclusions To Chinese Drywall Claims – by Zelle Hofmann
  24. Door to U.S. May Open Wider for Highly Skilled Immigrants – Ronald Shapiro
  25. COA Opinion: Assertion of “medical marihuana” defense is barred because the marijuana was not kept in an enclosed, locked facility – by Warner Norcross & Judd Appellate Practice Group

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