Legal Blog

Subscribe To Our Blog!

By submitting this form, you're granting Offit Kurman the permission to email you. You can revoke permission to mail to your email address at any time using the Unsubscribe link found at the bottom of every email.

The Weekly Scenario from Steve Shane – 5.20.13

May 21, 2013

Question:  What happens if a tax-exempt organization fails to file its annual tax return filing (Form 990)? Answer:  Since the…

Friday Factoid – 5.17.13

May 17, 2013

For works of authorship created after 1978 that are not “made for hire,” the author has a limited right to…

Read|Delete 5.15.13

May 15, 2013

“Done is better than perfect.” – Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook and ranked on  Time’s “100 Most Influential People in…

Friday Factoid – 5.10.13

May 10, 2013

Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith, Hank Azaria and Harry Shearer each earn $300,000 per episode for lending their famous…

Read|Delete 5.06.13

May 6, 2013

“Don’t assume that only money makes people happy.” Source:  Ross McCammon, “Less is more: The Esquire guy serves up a…

The Weekly Scenario from Steve Shane – 5.6.13

May 6, 2013

Question:  My husband recently received an IRA from his mother who recently passed away.  What are the rules surrounding inherited…

Friday Factoid – 5.3.13

May 3, 2013

In 1790, Samuel Hopkins of Philadelphia was issued the first U.S. patent. The patent related to a method of making…

Read|Delete 4.29.13

April 29, 2013

“A leader sees greatness in other people. You can’t be much of a leader if all you see is yourself.”…

Friday Factoid – 4.26.13

April 26, 2013

According to a study published in April 2013, 82% of trademark applications prepared by an attorney received preliminary approval from…