Voluntary Disclosure In Italy For Capital, International And Domestic Income Tax Compliance

DATE POSTED November 28, 2016
By Roberto Salin of LEGALITAX Studio Legale e Tributario in Padova, Italy This article aims to illustrate the introduction of the voluntary disclosure procedure into the Italian system in order to enable non-compliant taxpayers to come forward and declare capital and income held in Italy and abroad in breach of the duty to report and […] Continue reading...

Massive Cyberattack Makes Internet Inaccessible

DATE POSTED November 1, 2016
A special to USLAW NETWORK and USLAW DigiKnow By Karen Painter Randall, Connell Foley LLP, Roseland, New Jersey A number of major websites were recently inaccessible to people across wide parts of the United States following a company that manages crucial parts of the internet’s infrastructure being the latest victim of a cyber-attack.  In particular, users reported […] Continue reading...

U.S. Acquisitions in the UK – how to manage UK pension risks

DATE POSTED October 18, 2016
US owners or would be owners of UK companies should take extra care in the case of a UK defined benefit pension scheme (“DB Scheme”), sometimes known as a ‘final salary’ scheme, in the UK group. This note provides suggestions as to how US acquirers/owners (“US Acquirer”) should seek to manage the pension risk of […] Continue reading...

Brad Wright receives USLAW NETWORK’s O’Hagan Award

DATE POSTED September 30, 2016
Bradley A. Wright, a past chair of USLAW NETWORK and partner-in-charge, Akron (Ohio) office & practice group manager, transportation and retail for USLAW member firm Roetzel & Andress in Ohio, has been named USLAW NETWORK’s 2016 O’Hagan Award recipient. The award is presented by the USLAW Chair to a USLAW member who demonstrates outstanding service […] Continue reading...

USLAW NETWORK Board of Directors announced

DATE POSTED September 29, 2016
During USLAW NETWORK’s annual member meeting in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on Sept. 22, the 2016-17 USLAW Board of Directors was determined and Lew R.C. Bricker of SmithAmundsen in Chicago, Illinois, was named Chair of USLAW. In addition, Ami C. Dwyer of Franklin & Prokopik, PC, in Baltimore, Maryland, was named vice chair and Kevin L. […] Continue reading...

Lew Bricker of SmithAmundsen in Chicago named Chair of USLAW NETWORK

DATE POSTED September 23, 2016
Lew R.C. Bricker, a partner of USLAW NETWORK member firm SmithAmundsen in Chicago, Illinois, has been named Chair of USLAW NETWORK for 2016-17. The announcement was made at the NETWORK’s annual membership meeting held Thursday in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Bricker succeeds Thomas L. Oliver II from Carr Allison in Alabama. “I am honored to be […] Continue reading...

2016 Fall issue of USLAW Magazine is available for download

DATE POSTED September 22, 2016
The 2016 Fall/Winter issue of USLAW Magazine has been published and is now available for download. USLAW Magazine is published each spring and fall and content is written by attorneys from USLAW member firms as well as industry leading corporate partners. The 2016 Fall/Winter issue covers topics ranging from insurance to cyber to employment law, […] Continue reading...

Register for upcoming webinar | An Employment Lawyer’s Conundrum

DATE POSTED September 20, 2016
An Employment Lawyer’s Conundrum: What Makes a Workers’ Compensation Injury Reportable to OSHA and When Do You Report? Oct. 13, 2016 at 1 p.m. ET – Register today! Workplace injuries and illnesses have a major financial impact on an employer’s financial status. The USDOL has reported that employers pay almost $1 billion per week for […] Continue reading...

New compendium focuses on subrogation rights for workers’ compensation liens

DATE POSTED September 16, 2016
USLAW NETWORK releases a new state-by state compendium of law focused on subrogation rights for workers’ compensation liens. Fred L. Hubbs, a partner at Hall Booth Smith P.C. in Georgia, served as the editor. Click here to view. This new subrogation rights for workers’ compensation liens compendium answers questions about an employer’s rights to recovery […] Continue reading...

USLAW NETWORK adds two member firms in Massachusetts

DATE POSTED September 15, 2016
Hinckley Allen and LeClairRyan to cover the Bay State USLAW NETWORK, an international network of independent, full practice law firms with roots in civil litigation, has expanded its longstanding relationships with two existing member firms to deliver legal services coverage in Massachusetts. Effective immediately, the Massachusetts offices of Hinckley Allen and LeClairRyan will serve as […] Continue reading...