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Impact of globalization and technology on professional sports

October 15 2010 Technological advances are bringing sporting events to more people than ever before.

Royalty payments deemed deductible as current expense

May 19 2010 Trademark licensees, and likely copyright and patent licensees, can now take comfort in deducting royalty payments as a current expense in light of a recent federal appeals court decision.

Delaware adds new short-form merger statute

August 18 2010 Delaware has enacted a simplified method for effecting a merger between a parent and a subsidiary—often referred to as a "short-form merger"—when the parent is a Delaware non-corporate entity (such as a general or limited partnership, or a limited liability company) and the subsidiary is a corporation in which the parent owns at least 90% of the outstanding shares of each class of stock.

What is the Homestead Exemption and when does it come into play?

February 21 2013 Public policy in New York prompted the establishment of, and recent increase to the Homestead Exemption (the "Exemption"), codified in the CPLR at…

How a condominium association can beat the bank to money

October 5 2012 In today’s economy, banks and courts are processing foreclosures at a historically slow pace, evidenced by the New York Times article predicting that it will take close to 62 years for the foreclosures currently pending in New York State to come to a disposition.

Application of Copyright to Art

January 12 2022 Copyright is the primary source of legal protection for all forms of original works of art. While such protections have been engrained in US Copyright…

Snapshot: buying and selling art in USA

April 9 2021 A look at some of the key legal and practical issues surrounding the sale and purchase of art, antiques and collectibles in USA.

In brief: IP rights in art law in USA

April 9 2021 A concise Q&A guide to IP rights in art law in USA, including creator copyrights, copyright duration, reproduction of works in catalogues and adverts and more.

Spotlight: art transactions in USA

January 17 2021 This article examines the key legal and practical issues surrounding art transactions in USA, including with regard to private sales and auctions, loans, cross-border transactions and finance.