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Offsite Construction #Trending

Offsite construction is trending in the U.S. All one needs to do is perform a quick Google search to see that offsite projects are impacting US markets from coast to coast.

by Aaron R. Klein January 11, 2019
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Building Blocks of Construction Contracts

This article highlights common, but often overlooked, terms routinely found in construction contracts. Understanding how each clause operates is critical to protecting your rights and interests on every project.

by Megan K. George, and Rebecca M.W. Sherman December 18, 2018
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Getting to Know the Forum: Fall Meeting Recap through the Eyes of Young Lawyers

This article is designed to provide you with two unique perspectives of young lawyers at the fall meeting. The first from a first-time attendee and a YLD Ambassador at the Fall Meeting, Aaron Klein.

by Aaron R. Klein December 05, 2018
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IRS Issues the Opportunity Zone Regulations; The Race Is On

On October 19, 2018, the U.S. Department of Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service released the first set of the proposed regulations (the “Proposed Regulations”), along with Rev. Rul. 2018-29 and an updated Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) Frequently Asked Questions, which provide guidance on exactly how the Opportunity Zone program is intended to work.

by James C. Seiffert, and Jameson M. Seiffert November 14, 2018
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A Primer on the Kentucky Opportunity Zones Initiative

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, Pub. L. 115-97 (the “Act”), signed into law on December 22, 2017, introduced the Opportunity Zone program (Internal Revenue Code §1400Z-1 and §1400Z-2) which provides a new federal framework for stimulating private investment in economically distressed areas across the country.

by James C. Seiffert, and Jameson M. Seiffert July 26, 2018
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Telehealth reform: Coverage expansion, reimbursement criteria will improve access to care

Technology advancements have had a significant impact on the way healthcare is delivered, particularly to patients in rural areas and to those with restricted access to medical care.

by Ozair M. Shariff, and Sarah Cronan Spurlock June 29, 2018
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Hospitals get a regulatory and statutory exemption on ownership and licensure of physician practices

Certificate of Need (CON) has been both a blessing and a burden for hospitals as they have adapted to some of the biggest changes in the healthcare market. While CON laws can assist a hospital...
by Janet A. Craig June 01, 2018
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Rapid changes in the Chinese legal system, an increasingly attractive venue for IP litigation

For many years, foreign companies were reluctant to seek and enforce intellectual property protection in China. The Chinese intellectual property legal system has matured rapidly, however.

by Jeffery P. Langer Ph.D. May 07, 2018