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Ohio House Bill 479m which was recently signed into law by Governor Kasich, permits the creation of a new type of trust in Ohio, the “Legacy Trust”, allowing an individual to more effectively ...
In the fall of 2011, the U.S. Treasury Department's Financial Crimes Unit (FINCEN) passed a rule that affects gift cards issued by retailers. The Prepaid Access Rule requires providers and ...
The following sets forth an overview of the liabilities and potential damages for violations of the Ohio Securities laws.
As the size of D&O settlements continues to escalate, there is less certainty today than ever before that a company’s D&O insurance program will be sufficient to fund all losses ...
One of the most important issues under excess insurance policies relates to when liability attaches to the excess policy.  In recent years, attachment disputes have arisen with increased ...
When a company becomes involved in an actual or proposed merger or acquisition (“M&A”), its directors are thrust into a highly volatile and dangerous claims environment. Particularly ...
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