Legal Articles: Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP

 







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Adobe PDFPublic Works Contractors Beware: Starting July 1, 2014, Your Bid Must Include the License Number of Each Listed Subcontractor
David B. Kuhlman; Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 11, 2014, previously published on May 2014
With some exceptions, contracts for public works construction projects in California must be competitively bid and awarded to the lowest responsive and responsible bidder. Generally speaking, a bid is “responsive” only if it promises to do what the public entity’s bid instructions...

 

Adobe PDFProtecting Confidences: Applicability of the Attorney-Client Privilege to Communications Made in Japan
Miku H. Mehta, Robert H. Sloss; Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 11, 2014, previously published on May 29, 2014
The attorney-client privilege has been a part of Anglo-American jurisprudence for centuries. With the increased importance of globalization and the prevalence of cross-border transactions of all kinds, the availability of the privilege to protect the confidentiality of sensitive communications...

 

Adobe PDFHave You Budgeted for the July 2014 Minimum Wage Increase?
Wendy L. Tucker; Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 21, 2014, previously published on May 7, 2014
As you are preparing your school’s budget for the coming school year, be sure to take into account increased operating costs due to the coming increase in California’s minimum wage. This increase will affect both hourly and salaried employees. On July 1, 2014, California’s minimum...

 

Adobe PDFCompensating Employees for Time Off Due to California Fires
Marie Burke Kenny; Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 21, 2014, previously published on May 19, 2014
Southern Californians are struggling to cope with the significant losses and other challenges caused by the recent fires. Many employees were forced to miss work due to mandatory evacuations or due to school closures. Employers in several areas were asked by civil authorities to shut down...

 

Adobe PDFAre You FCPA Compliant?
Robert G. Marasco, Edward C. Walton; Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 18, 2014, previously published on March 2014
The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (“FCPA”) is alive and well-utilized by both the U.S. Department of Justice (“DOJ”) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) these days. Fines and penalties from FCPA violations can reach into the tens of millions and...

 

Adobe PDFWhistleblowers and the California Supreme Court’s Decision in Fahlen v. Sutter Central Valley - Toward a Workable Balance for Promoting Advocacy for Patient Care
Richard "Rick" D. Barton; Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 7, 2014, previously published on March 2014
On February 20, the California Supreme Court handed down its long awaited decision in Fahlen v. Sutter Central Valley Hospitals. In a lengthy opinion, the Court ruled that a physician is not required to exhaust administrative remedies in the hospital peer review process before proceeding with a...

 

Adobe PDFCan Use of Another’s Trademark in an AdWord Constitute Infringement?
Heather A. Cameron, Lisel M. Ferguson; Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2014, previously published on February 2014
You have just negotiated a settlement between your client and a trademark infringer. The bad guy has admitted infringement, and you are drafting a settlement agreement when a dispute arises. The bad guy refuses to agree not to purchase AdWords containing your client’s trademark to advertise...

 

Adobe PDFThe IRS’s Current Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program: Is This the Only Option Available for An “Accidental American”??
Pedro E. Corona de la Fuente, Eric D. Swenson, Raul Villarreal Garza; Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 30, 2014, previously published on January 10, 2014
Since primarily 2008, the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) and the Internal Revenue Service (the “IRS”) through their well publicized international tax enforcement initiative, have targeted, among others, U.S. individual taxpayers who have: (i) knowingly failed to disclose...

 

Adobe PDF“Privileged” Information for the World Citizen When Communicating with Tax Attorneys in Multiple Jurisdictions
Laura Benini Candido, Eric D. Swenson, Raul Villarreal Garza; Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 30, 2014, previously published on January 10, 2014
Globalization has become a constant reality; capital, income, and individuals flow across borders every split second of every day and often require tax advice from attorneys in multiple jurisdictions. This article will: (i) analyze the general rules protecting confidential information provided by...

 

Adobe PDFOops . . .Did I “Expatriate” and Never Know It: Lawful Permanent Residents Beware!
Patrick W. Martin; Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 21, 2014, previously published on January 10, 2014
“Expatriation” from the U.S. is often very controversial in the context of U.S. citizens who formally renounce citizenship. There is probably no other U.S. international tax topic for individuals that can strike greater personal emotions than leaving the U.S. To some, it sounds like...

 


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