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HTMLAre You Doing Enough? How to Ensure Your Internal Investigation Remains Privileged
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Legal Alert/Article
May 8, 2014, previously published on April 29, 2014
The attorney-client privilege frees clients to speak frankly with counsel to obtain critical legal advice without worrying about sharing the questions and answers with the world. This confidential space to discuss sensitive legal questions is particularly important in internal investigations, where...

 

HTMLChanges to New York Estate Tax Included in Budget Deal
Harter Secrest Emery LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 21, 2014, previously published on April 16, 2014
As we discussed in our last letter, as part of his budget, Governor Cuomo proposed substantial changes to New York estate tax. The budget, as finalized, incorporates some of the Governor’s proposals, but the original proposal was changed significantly. One of those changes contains a...

 

Adobe PDFIRS Provides Guidance to Employers Regarding Same-Sex Spouse Rules for Retirement Plans
Harter Secrest Emery LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 16, 2014, previously published on April 2014
On June 26, 2013, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its opinion in United States v. Windsor. The Court ruled that Section 3 of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), which defined “marriage” as “only a legal union between one man and one woman as husband and wife” for...

 

HTMLTargeting Nursing Home Owners: New York State Seeks to Hold Owners Personally Responsible for Deficiencies
Harter Secrest Emery LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 16, 2014, previously published on April 8, 2014
In a press release earlier this year, the New York Attorney General announced a fraud and False Claims Act suit against the individual owners of a 320-bed, for-profit nursing home. The state’s liability theory relies on the contrast between the financial success of the owners and the serious...

 

HTML2014 - 2015 New York Budget: Changes to New York Estate Tax
Harter Secrest Emery LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 2, 2014, previously published on April 1, 2014
As part of his 2014-2015 budget, Governor Cuomo had proposed making significant changes to the New York estate tax. The budget, as finalized, incorporates much of the Governor’s proposal with some significant changes. This LegalCurrents describes the legislation and notes the more important...