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M&A Nuggets: Taxing Matters – The 336 Election

November 12, 2019

Most corporate buyers of businesses know about the 338(h)(10) tax election available under the Internal Revenue Code. The 338(h)(10) election…

D.C. Property Management Minute: The basics of rent control in D.C.

November 12, 2019

When it comes to property management, the District of Columbia has a unique set of laws. Join Billy each week as he gives you advice on dealing with a common property management problem in D.C. and how to quickly solve it.

Offit Kurman Telebriefs® | Title VII in the Supreme Court, Workplace Accommodation Toolkit, & More

November 11, 2019

On October 8, 2019, the US Supreme Court heard oral arguments on three significant, employment-related discrimination cases involving what protections…

Read Delete: The Fastest Growing Online Shops in the United States

November 11, 2019

In a study prepared by ecommerceDB, numbers reveal that Prettylittlething.us is the fastest growing online shop in the United States.…

The Monday Morning Minute: Modification requests to the interior of a unit – what is reasonable?

November 10, 2019

Access to Rental Housing on a fair and equal basis is a right – and it’s the law. As a property owner, management agent or if you make your living from residential real estate, spend a minute a week to protect yourself from fair housing claims and suits. Check out today’s The Monday Morning Minute.

Saturday Side Hustle: A Three-Tier Compliance System

November 8, 2019

In the United States, businesses have to be mindful of federal, state and local laws, all of which require compliance.…

The Weekly Scenario: IRA Special Rules for Spouses

November 8, 2019

Question: What options will my spouse, who is named as beneficiary on my IRA, have once she receives the account after…

FBO is Shutting Down – What Contractors Need to Know

November 7, 2019

On November 12th, the General Services Administration will decommission Federal Business Opportunities or FBO. This is a big change.  For…

Friday Factoid Quiz: German Brands

November 7, 2019

November 9th, 2019 marks the 30th anniversary of the date when East Germany eased travel restrictions to West Germany and border guards permitted open passage through the Berlin Wall. The Berlin Wall was a guarded concrete barrier that physically and ideologically divided Berlin from 1961 to 1989. With the removal of the Berlin Wall, people, goods, and ideas flowed freely between West Germany and East Germany. To recognize the day that symbolizes the reunification of Germany, test your knowledge of these famous German brands:

A Lesson on Trademarks

November 6, 2019

Watch this video to get an overview of trademarks and how they work and then download our Intellectual Property Audit Checklist to make sure that you are making the most of your IP assets!