A panel of judges discuss how to appear for court over Zoom, proper courtroom decorum, attire and presentation, and an explanation about local rules, standing orders, and how to properly complete an Order.
Failure to protect yourself against various client frauds makes you personally susceptible to substantial financial and criminal liability. Learn how to proactively protect yourself, your reputation, and your finances from false allegations and client fraud.
One of the most consequential decisions (and often the last one) in estate planning is trustee selection. The trustee who seems like the most ideal choice at first glance may not necessarily have the diversity of subject matter expertise and oversight to allow for continuous, efficient, and robust administration. Learn about important considerations for trustee selection, the pros and cons of including a professional fiduciary in your estate plan, and how to counsel clients to make informed choices when crafting an estate plan and choosing a trustee.
COVID-19 is impacting business valuations and the market in general with depressed company values and extremely low interest rates. Learn about estate and gift planning strategies that may be advantageous during this volatile situation, including planning opportunities with Intentionally Defective Grantor Trusts, Grantor Retained Annuity Trusts, and Spousal Lifetime Access Trusts.
The COVID-19 crisis is having an unprecedented effect on business valuations. A panel of experienced attorneys and financial experts explains how valuations are affected by market volatility and offers in-depth review of specific issues like underwater stock options, financial accounting, and executive compensation, incentives and severance.