Thursday, June 18, 2015
Second Circuit rules debt buyers cannot rely on National Bank Act preemption when collecting on debt purchased from nationally chartered banks.
Thursday, January 29, 2015
The United States Supreme Court has addressed the issue of lifetime health benefits for employees. Does 'lifetime' really mean until the end of your life? That may depend on the working of your employment agreement.
Monday, December 15, 2014
New York has toughened its regulations for the debt collection industry. What does this mean for your business, as well as consumers in the Empire State?
Thursday, September 25, 2014
Latest action by the SEC is taking aim at pubic companies, investors.
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Revised filing system aimed at streamlining process
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
A recent presentation by noted forensic scientist and author Jonathan Zdziarski (https://twitter.com/JZdziarski) recently has identified several undocumented services running on Apple’s iOS operating system which powers Apple’s iPhone and iPad products. Mr. Zdziarski suggests those undocumented or back door services may make the Apple iOS products susceptible to commercial … More »
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
A recent case affirmed by the Sixth Circuit (Westfield Ins. v. Talmer Bancorp 2013 WL 5812027, October 30, 2013) stated that a secured lender named as a loss payee on a borrower’s insurance policy is not afforded certain rights that are available to a lender’s loss payee as a result of borrower fraud. Being named as a loss payee under a borrower’s insurance policy does not … More »
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Liquidnet investigation spotlights SEC approach to reigning in Alternative Trading Systems
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
New York business owners will want to keep on eye on what other states are doing to restrict, or in some cases eliminate, non-compete employment agreements.
Thursday, October 10, 2013
New York State must bring its laws into the 21st century. Many of the crimes that today devastate New York’s businesses and individuals were not even possible, much less problematic, as recently as the mid-1980s. Cybercrime, electronic identity theft and online money laundering present new and unique challenges to prosecutors and businesspeople alike. In an attempt to better protect the … More »