Searching Content indexed under Corporate/Commercial Law by Dickinson Wright PLLC ordered by Published Date Descending.
Links to Result pages
1 2 3 4 5 6  
Two Dickinson Wright Lawyers Recognized In The 2020 Edition Of Chambers Canada
Dickinson Wright LLP, Canada's leading full-service business law firm specializing in cross-border counsel, is pleased to announce that Lawyers Ned Levitt and Michael Lipton
United States
27 Sep 2019
F Drops: It Is Not A Profane Concept For S Corporations!
While partnership vehicles (particularly multi-member LLCs) are ordinarily the flow-through entity of choice, many businesses
United States
26 Sep 2019
Recent Department Of Justice Guidance On Antitrust Compliance Programs
On July 11, 2019, the Department of Justice Antitrust Division (DOJ) issued guidance with respect to significant changes to its incentive policies for antitrust compliance in the context of criminal antitrust investigations.
United States
8 Aug 2019
Compensation Of Shareholders Of Closely Held Companies: Is Yours Reasonable?
There is no one-size-fits-all answer for closely held corporations when choosing to be taxed as an S-Corp or a C-Corp.
United States
31 Jul 2019
Remedying The Inadvertent Termination Of An S Corporation Election
For certain eligible businesses, electing to be taxed as an S corporation is a smart choice.
United States
15 Jul 2019
Avoiding The Tennessee Retainage Requirements
In Vic Davis Construction, Inc. v. Lauren Engineers & Constructors, Inc., the Tennessee Court of Appeals approved a contractor's use of closeout costs to "holdback" 5% of the contract price without complying with the...
United States
11 Jul 2019
IRS General Counsel Opinion On Deductibility Of Health Insurance Premiums Paid For Family Members Of S Corporation Shareholders
The IRS recently issued a Chief Counsel Memorandum clarifying when a family member of a 2% shareholder in an S corporation is entitled to a deduction under Section 162(l) of the Internal Revenue Code...
United States
4 Jun 2019
The Big Reveal: Changes To The CBCA End An Era Of Anonymity For Beneficial Owners Of Private Corporations
The new securities register will not be directly available to the public.
10 Apr 2019
Tax Tip: Generation-Skipping Transfer Trusts
Generation-Skipping Transfer (GST) trusts have long been a popular estate tax planning tool used to defer transfer tax to a future generation. While the estate tax exemption is at a historical high,
United States
28 Mar 2019
Caveat Contractor: Arizona Court Of Appeals Interprets Prompt Pay Act As "Prompt Billing Act" To Deny Relief To Unpaid Contractor
The Arizona Court of Appeals recently denied a contractor's claim that the owner had violated Arizona's prompt pay act despite the owner's admission that it had not paid the contractor or objected to the payment application within the statutory time.
United States
5 Mar 2019
What You Need To Know About Nashville's Equal Business Opportunity Program
On January 4, 2019, Mayor David Briley approved the enactment of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County Equal Business Opportunity Program (the "Program").
United States
30 Jan 2019
New Ohio Law On Joint Employer Status Limits Franchisors From State Employment Laws
Joint employer status continues to be a major issue at all levels of the debate, including with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) and federal and state courts.
United States
29 Jan 2019
"Non-Performing Artists" Wait On IRS Final Regulations Under Section 199a
In early August, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued proposed regulations under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) that provide guidance to owners of pass-through businesses
United States
10 Jan 2019
Cybersecurity Update: First SEC Enforcement Action Involving The Identity Theft Red Flags Rule Results In Settlement
On September 26, 2018, the Securities and Exchange Commission announced that a settlement was reached in its first enforcement action involving the Identity Theft Red Flags Rule (the "Red Flags Rule").
United States
18 Dec 2018
2018 Charitable Gifts
Giving Tuesday," which follows Black Friday and Cyber Monday, is a day set aside each year to remind us to contribute to organizations that are important to us.
United States
6 Dec 2018
A Change In The Tax Rules Relating To Foreign Credit Support Of U.S. Debt
In the continuing stream of IRS guidance relating to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (the "TJCA"), recent IRS guidance may impact not only a taxpayer's tax situation, but ultimately...
United States
30 Nov 2018
Year End Tax Planning: Charitable Contributions
First, in order to claim a deduction for a contribution to a qualified charitable organization, a taxpayer must itemize deductions.
United States
28 Nov 2018
Using Tax-Free Section 355 Split-Off In Corporate Division
Sometimes, it becomes necessary for a corporation to be divided, in which a shareholder or a group of shareholders would separate from the corporation and take with them a business division, unit...
United States
13 Aug 2018
California's Data Privacy Law: What It Is And How To Comply (A Step-By-Step Guide)
Just as U.S. companies were settling into the idea of the EU's General Protection Act, California just passed the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018, Cal. Civ. Code §§ 1798.100 et seq...
United States
17 Jul 2018
M&A Update: Considering A Sale? 6 Keys To Maximizing Value
Today's M&A environment continues to be a seller's market in many industries.
United States
6 Jul 2018
Links to Result pages
1 2 3 4 5 6