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New Delaware Chapter 11 Filing - ATD Corporation (American Tire Distributors)

USA - October 4 2018 ATD Corporation, along with nine affiliates and subsidiaries, has filed a petition for relief under chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code in the

New Delaware Chapter 11 Filing- The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc.

USA - February 5 2018 The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ: BONT), a department store retailer headquartered in York, PA, has, along with nine (9) of its affiliates and

Should I be a C Corp? Choice of Entity after Tax Reform

USA - January 22 2018 The recently enacted 2017 Tax Act (originally called the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act - "Tax Reform") made major changes to the US tax system. Because C

Enforcement of Non-Competition Agreements Under Florida Law

USA - September 12 2018 Non-competition agreementsor non-competes as they are routinely referred toare common and are regularly enforced and upheld by Florida courts. A

Moved to Florida, but still can’t let go of New York - Will your estate be subject to New York estate tax?

USA - April 11 2016 Many New Yorkers who want to move to Florida still desire to retain a home, an apartment, or some other type of property in the place where they grew

BYOB - It’s a Jersey Thing

USA - January 9 2019 New Jersey restaurant and club owners who do not possess a coveted New Jersey liquor license can now advertise that they allow customers to bring

U.S. Copyright Office Provides Clarity On Single Application Eligibility

USA - January 9 2019 Lost in the shuffle of the holidays was the U.S. Copyright Office’s adoption of a Final Rule clarifying the eligibility requirements for the Single

PTAB Wastes Aircraft Lav Patent

USA - January 8 2019 On October 23, 2018, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (the “PTAB”) invalidated a design patent over the shape of an aircraft lavatory, because it

Execute Your NJ Construction Lien Properly or Face Forfeiture

USA - January 8 2019 New Jersey’s Appellate Division has once again served a stark reminder to prospective construction lien claimants regarding who may validly sign a

Cannabis in the Workplace: How the Decriminalization of Medical Cannabis has Impacted New Jersey Employers

USA - January 7 2019 The legalization of medical cannabis under New Jersey’s Compassionate Use of Medical Marijuana Act (“CUMMA”), and Governor Phil Murphy’s recent