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HTMLIRS Amends Regulations for Written Tax Advice: Say Goodbye to the Circular 230 Disclaimer at the End of Emails
Rachel F. Kelman; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 19, 2014, previously published on July 16, 2014
Effective June 12, 2014, the IRS has announced revisions to Circular 230: Regulations Governing Practice Before the Internal Revenue Service that are designed, in part, to provide a more flexible standard for all written tax advice. The regulations require that practitioners base all written advice...

 

HTMLHave You Upgraded Your XP Yet?
Gregory Bautista, Melissa K. Ventrone; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 19, 2014, previously published on July 15, 2014
Microsoft officially ended support for Windows XP in April 2014, but not everyone has made the decision to upgrade their operating systems. By choosing to stick with Windows XP, users may be leaving themselves vulnerable to security risks that would not be present if a different operating system...

 

HTMLNew York Court of Appeals Sustains Anti-hydrofracking Zoning Regulations as Permissible Exercise of Municipal Authority Under Home Rule Law
Alexander L. Betke, Carl J. Pernicone; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 18, 2014, previously published on July 1, 2014
In a closely watched decision, a majority of the New York Court of Appeals has held that local anti-hydrofracking zoning rules can trump the state’s pro-energy development oil and gas law. The Court’s decision came in a pair of cases, In the Matter of Mark S. Wallach, as Chapter 7...

 

HTMLCalifornia Supreme Court Holds Design Professionals Owe a Duty of Care to Future Homeowners
John R. Clifford, Edward P. Garson, Ian A. Stewart; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 18, 2014, previously published on July 11, 2014
The California Supreme Court in Beacon Residential Community Association v. Skidmore, Owings and Merrill LLP (July 3, 2014), held - based on common law principles - that an architect owes a “duty of care” to future homeowners in the design of a residential building. (July 3, 2014), held...

 

HTMLRound Three: California Appellate Courts Home in on Duty of Care in Household Asbestos Exposure
Eimi Watanabe; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 18, 2014, previously published on July 1, 2014
On June 3, 2014, Wilson Elser issued a Client Alert on the decision in Johnny Blaine Kesner Jr. v. Superior Court of Alameda County (2014) 226 Cal.App.4th 251, in which the First District Court of Appeal held that an employer owed a duty of care to a third party for exposure to asbestos through...

 

Adobe PDFThe Use of Botulinum Toxin Products in Cosmetic Applications - What’s the Litigation Risk?
Donna Marie Baloy; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 17, 2014, previously published on June 2014
Botulinum toxin products such as Botox® and Dysport® are used cosmetically for temporary improvement in the appearance of glabellar lines (“frown lines”) and lateral canthal lines (“crow’s feet”) in adults. Essentially, these products employ a neurotoxin,...

 

HTMLDe Facto Plan Administrator Claims in the First Circuit
Joshua Bachrach; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 17, 2014, previously published on July 10, 2014
According to 29 U.S.C. § 1132(c)(1)(B) of ERISA, it is within a court’s discretion to award a penalty of up to $110 per day based on an administrator’s failure to comply with a plan participant’s or beneficiary’s request for plan documents. Citing to Law v. Ernst &...

 

HTMLPoland Spring Wins Defense Verdict in High Exposure Trial
Gerard J. Heubel, Elizabeth D. Ho Sing, Stuart A. Miller; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 27, 2014, previously published on June 20, 2014
Nestlé Waters North America prevailed in a high-exposure case related to a 2011 automobile accident that occurred on Route 347 in Smithtown, NY, involving a Poland Spring truck and an automobile driven by the plaintiff, George Kohler. The case was venued in New York State Supreme Court,...

 

HTMLHow Courts Have Ruled on the Still-open Issue of Whether the Clean Air Act Preempts State Common Law Tort Suits
Carl J. Pernicone; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 27, 2014, previously published on June 24, 2014
In its landmark 2011 decision in American Electric Power Co., Inc. v. Connecticut, et al., 131 S.Ct. 2527 (2011), the U.S. Supreme Court held that the Clean Air Act (CAA) and the actions by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) it authorized displace - that is, preempt - “any federal...

 

HTMLStatute of Repose: A New Weapon in Environmental Defense Counsel’s Arsenal
Geewon Cha, Barbara H. Kelly; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 18, 2014, previously published on June 12, 2014
The June 9, 2014, Supreme Court ruling in CTS Corp v. Waldburger represents a victory for companies and landowners with legacy environmental liabilities in states with a statute of repose applicable to tort claims. Moreover, this decision may spawn tort reform in those states currently lacking a...

 


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