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Trust Grantor Fails to Exercise His Retained Power Properly
  • Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP
  • USA
  • November 12 2018

A recent Rhode Island case illustrates the need to carefully exercise any power of appointment retained by a grantor over a trust. Jaffe v. Pournaras


Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation adopts mortgage foreclosure disclosure amendments
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • November 8 2018

On October 1, the Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation adopted amendments to its regulations relating to mortgage foreclosure disclosure


Accentuate the Positive
  • Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP
  • USA
  • November 7 2018

Chief Justice Mark Martin has named 2018 "The Year of Legal Professionalism" in North Carolina. This proclamation will not be the only focus on the


Rhode Island Public Utilities Commission Green Lights Grid Modernization Plan, Establishes Performance-Based Incentive Framework For National Grid
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • September 4 2018

On August 24, 2018, the Rhode Island Public Utilities Commission (“PUC”) adopted an amended settlement in the Narragansett Electric Company (“National


Which awards were entitled to a summer vacation?
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • September 4 2018

I have saved up six opinions that considered whether to vacate an arbitration award over the summer. Only one of those opinions vacated the award


Rhode Island Supreme Court Holds Lender Entitled to Summary Judgment in Attorney Defalcation Case
  • Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP
  • USA
  • August 21 2018

The Rhode Island Supreme Court recently affirmed the granting of a lender’s motion for summary judgment, holding that a settlement agent’s defalcation


Rhode Island statute on voluntary restructuring of solvent insurers amended to provide increased options and greater flexibility
  • Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
  • USA
  • July 23 2018

Earlier this month Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo signed into law changes to the state's runoff statute that are intended to make it a more


Rhode Island and New Hampshire prohibit security freeze fees
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • June 27 2018

On June 14, the governor of Rhode Island signed S2562, which prohibits consumer reporting agencies from charging a fee for security freeze services


If Pain, Yes GainPart XLVIII: Rhode Island Releases Final Sick Leave Regulations; Effective Date is Near
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • June 12 2018

Last month, the Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training released the State’s final paid sick and safe leave regulations. As the state paid sick


July Is the New January: From Salary History to Data Security Breaches, New State and Local Laws Are Set to Take Effect Soon
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • June 12 2018

Every year state laws and local ordinances take effect after the first of the year, and 2018 is no exception. As always, Littler’s Workplace Policy