Estate Planning: Properly Planning for Your Retirement Assets
According to recent data, approximately 34% of household financial assets are held in retirement accounts (approximately $28.0 trillion nationwide). The reason for this is largely tax driven as retirement accounts are (1) often funded on pre-tax dollars , ...
Corporate Law: "FTB/SOS SUSPENDED" - What Does That Mean?
Mr. I. N. Corporate and Ms. Elle L. Cee decide to form a business entity in the State of California and their operations are going smoothly. Suddenly, they hit a snag when they receive a notice that their business entity (e.g., corporation or limited ...
Posted By Andrew M. Sevanian
Poole & Shaffery Sponsors Minimum Wage Forum
On August 1, 2018, the Santa Clarita Valley Economic Development Corporation hosted a Minimum Wage Forum at the College of the Canyons. The Minimum Wage Forum was sponsored by Poole & Shaffery, LLP. Brian E. Koegle, a partner at Poole & Shaffery, delivered ...
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Poole & Shaffery Congratulates Partner Brian E. Koegle on Being Named President of the College of the Canyons Foundation
Poole & Shaffery congratulates its partner Brian E. Koegle on being named the new President of the College of the Canyons Foundation, a Santa Clarita non-profit organization that focuses on generating philanthropic support for the local community college ...
Posted By Brian E. Koegle
TOXIC TORT: Cell Phone Industry Handed Second Shot at Precluding Mandatory Cancer Warning On Cell Phones
On June 28, 2018, The U.S. Supreme Court instructed the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals (“9th Circuit”) to reconsider CTIA-The Wireless Ass’n v. City of Berkeley (2017) 854 F.3d 1105 ( CTIA ), which upheld a City of Berkeley’s ordinance requiring ...
Posted By Mario A. Gonzalez
PERSONAL INJURY DAMAGES: ASCDC Files Petition for Review in Pebley v. Santa Clara Organics, LLC
Last month, we discussed the potential negative impacts of the Dave Pebley v. Santa Clara Organics, LLC (May 8, 2018, B277893) ( Pebley ) decision in personal injury actions involving insured plaintiffs who choose to treat on a lien basis. A petition for ...
Posted By Jason A. Benkner