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Watch Out: If Your Nonprofit Is Active Online, You May Need to Register in Multiple States

February 23, 2020

Starting a charitable organization is a great way to give back and make a difference in your community. Thanks to…

How to Stop Unsolicited Marketing Calls and Make Money in the Process | Part One

February 23, 2020

A Guide to Starting a Self-Represented Lawsuit in New York Introduction   Ring ring. “Hi. This is Rachel with card…

The Weekly Scenario: What Happens in a Guardianship or Conservatorship?

February 21, 2020

Question:  What happens in a guardianship or conservatorship?

Jersey City Voters Say “Yes” To Regulating Airbnb

February 21, 2020

On November 5, 2019, voters in Jersey City, NJ approved expansive regulations on “short term rentals” commonly listed on Airbnb, VRBO and…

New Jersey Law Permits Pass Through Entities to Bypass the Federal Cap on State and Local Tax Deductions.

February 20, 2020

New Jersey has passed legislation to limit the impact of the $10,000 cap on state and local tax (“S.A.L.T.”) deductions…

Friday Factoid Quiz: Mardi Gras-Related Names

February 20, 2020

During February, people in New Orleans enjoy large and festive Mardi Gras parades and parties. The parades occur during the two weeks leading up to Mardi Gras, the day before Ash Wednesday (when Lent begins). The parades provide a great opportunity to witness decorative floats, elaborate costumes, original music and other forms of creative artistic expression. Many parades are named for characters from ancient mythology and are conducted by social clubs known as “krewes.” To mark this annual cultural celebration, test your knowledge of these branded Mardi Gras-related product and event names:

USPTO Update: Owner Email Address Requirement

February 19, 2020

This is an update to our recent announcement of the new US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) rule requiring direct…

About Charitable LLCs

February 19, 2020

A charitable organization is organized and operated exclusively for exempt purposes, under the relevant sections of §501(c) of the Internal…

Turkish Data Controllers Registry and Effect of the GDPR on Relevant Turkish DPA Decisions

February 18, 2020

The Personal Data Protection Board (“DPA”) in Turkey once again extended the deadline for mandatory registration on the Data Controllers…

D.C. Property Management Minute: What is a Motion to Vacate Default?

February 18, 2020

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.