ROCHESTER, NY — Wearable technology: it’s been the topic of discussion in technology circles for some time now. Pundits have forecasted that in 2014 there will be a rapid uptick in the use of wearable technologies such as smart watches ...Read More »
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When it comes to workers’ compensation, some states are friendlier than others, a fact attorneys should consider when deciding where to file a claim when more than one state has concurrent jurisdiction over a case. In its recent decision in ...Read More »
A former police chief’s $100,000 wrongful termination verdict against a Moore County town survived largely intact after an April 15 ruling in which the North Carolina Court of Appeals held for the first time that lost future wages and emotional ...Read More »
Attorney: Robert L. Scott Location: Greensboro Bar Membership: Member since 2005 Disciplinary action: Censured on April 2. Background: While handling real estate closings on behalf of The O’Brien Law Firm, Scott relied on non-lawyer firm employees to perform certain aspects ...
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Moore & Van Allen announced that Elizabeth A. “Beth” Buckner and Jacob J. “Jake” Roberts have joined the firm in the Charlotte office. Buckner works as an associate in the firm’s federal and international taxation practice group. Her practice strengths ...
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WASHINGTON — Avoiding what attorneys say could have been an “earthquake” effect from businesses rushing to file for a collective $1 billion in tax refunds, the U.S. Supreme Court recently held that severance payments are wages for federal tax withholding ...Read More »
How to say goodbye: As Boomers age, the legal community turns to the task of helping lawyers retire gracefully
The legal practice is facing a serious problem – and it has nothing to do with the law. As the bulk of the Baby Boomer generation ages, lawyers are struggling with how – and when – to end their practices. ...Read More »
Three of the firms on this year’s top 25 largest list are not only the biggest in the state but are also considered among the Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality in the nation. K & L Gates, Alston ...
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