Cole, Schotz, Meisel, Forman & Leonard, P.A. News/Blogs Feedhttp://www.coleschotz.com/?t=39&format=xml&directive=0&stylesheet=rss&records=10en-us20 Aug 2019firmwisehttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssNew Jersey M&A Conferencehttp://www.coleschotz.com/?t=40&an=95789&format=xml&p=586029 Oct 2019Events<p><strong>Details:</strong><br /> Doubletree By Hilton<br /> 690 Route 46 E Fairfield, NJ 07004<br /> 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM <br /> <br /> For more information or to register please <a href="https://tcms.njsba.com/PersonifyEbusiness/Default.aspx?TabID=1699&amp;productId=44454584">click here</a>.</p>http://www.coleschotz.com?t=39&format=xml&directive=0&stylesheet=rss&records=10Clinical Practice Compliance Conferencehttp://www.coleschotz.com/?t=40&an=90319&format=xml&p=586027 Oct 2019Events<p>Hilton Nashville Downtown<br /> 121 Fourth Avenue South<br /> Nashville, TN 37201<br /> <br /> October 27 - 29, 2019<br /> <br /> To see the full event schedule and register please click <a href="https://www.hcca-info.org/conferences/national/2019-clinical-practice-compliance-conference">here.</a></p>http://www.coleschotz.com?t=39&format=xml&directive=0&stylesheet=rss&records=10International Tax Compliance in a Post-OVDP World CLE Presentation at Cole Schotz NJ Officehttp://www.coleschotz.com/?t=40&an=95993&format=xml&p=586017 Oct 2019EventsIn 2018, the IRS discontinued the Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program that had been in place for a decade and had raised millions of dollars for the government. In its place, the IRS has implemented a new voluntary disclosure policy. The program will address how to address past non-compliance with international tax requirements using the different options currently offered by the IRS. The program will also discuss recent developments related to international tax penalties and practical pointers in dealing with international examinations. International tax reporting is complex and the penalties for failing to file required returns can be exorbitant. Understanding these issues is vital to successfully defend taxpayers and to mitigate their penalty exposure.http://www.coleschotz.com?t=39&format=xml&directive=0&stylesheet=rss&records=10Identifying and Managing Risks in M&A Transactions CLE Presentation at Cole Schotz NJ Officehttp://www.coleschotz.com/?t=40&an=95991&format=xml&p=586019 Sep 2019EventsThe acquisition of new companies can be an exciting time for growing businesses and for entrepreneurs looking to embark on a new venture. However, there is a myriad of risks they need to be aware of and manage in order to mitigate exposure to liability and maximize value. This webinar will examine the types of risks that may exist in M&amp;A transactions, discuss ways to identify them during the due diligence process, and provide tools to manage them through drafting and beyond.http://www.coleschotz.com?t=39&format=xml&directive=0&stylesheet=rss&records=10Opportunity Zones Take Flight – What the Latest Regulations Mean for Your Dealhttp://www.coleschotz.com/?t=40&an=96004&format=xml&p=586018 Sep 2019Events<u><strong>Details:</strong></u><br /> September 18, 2019<br /> 1:00pm<br /> <br /> <br /> <u><strong>Topic:</strong></u><br /> The panel will explore the scope of who can benefit from investing as well as what planning opportunities and traps may lie for those structuring a QOZ fund or a partnership operating in a zone including:<br /> <ul> <li>Expanded deadlines for investing in a QOZ fund and for a fund investing capital into the zone</li> <li>Traps for pulling cash out of a fund</li> <li>The scope of eligible real estate projects and operating business that can qualify for QOZ benefits</li> <li>The benefits of a two-tier ownership structure</li> </ul> <br /> For more information or to register please click <a href="https://www.americanbar.org/events-cle/mtg/web/378507053/">here</a>.http://www.coleschotz.com?t=39&format=xml&directive=0&stylesheet=rss&records=10Webinar- New Jersey Construction Lien Law Basics & Update: 2019http://www.coleschotz.com/?t=40&an=89267&format=xml&p=586015 Aug 2019Events<u><strong>Event Details:</strong></u><br /> <br /> August 15, 2019<br /> Time:12:00 PM - 1:40 PM ET<br /> <br /> The New Jersey Construction Lien Law provides that &ldquo;Any contractor, subcontractor or supplier who provides work, services, material or equipment pursuant to a contract, shall be entitled to a lien for the value of the work or services performed, or materials or equipment furnished in accordance with the contract&hellip;&rdquo; However, to take advantage of the right to file a construction lien, a lien claimant must carefully follow the statutory procedures.<br /> <br /> At this conveniently scheduled luncheon webinar, our panel of extremely respected construction lawyers will review the process for filing construction lien and then discuss the most up to date recent developments that affect you and your clients. The program will offer background on situations where a construction lien is appropriate, the accepted practice for filing a lien, and then address recent developments in this area of law.<br /> <br /> For more information or to register please <a href="https://tcms.njsba.com/PersonifyEbusiness/Default.aspx?TabID=1699&amp;productId=43111881">click here</a>. <br /> <br />http://www.coleschotz.com?t=39&format=xml&directive=0&stylesheet=rss&records=10Best Lawyers Recognizes 29 Cole Schotz Attorneys on 2020 Listhttp://www.coleschotz.com/?t=40&an=96151&format=xml&p=585815 Aug 2019News<strong>HACKENSACK, NEW JERSEY &ndash; August 15, 2019 &ndash;</strong> Cole Schotz P.C. is pleased to announce that 29 of the firm&rsquo;s attorneys have been recognized by Best Lawyers&reg; on its 2020 Best Lawyers in America list. Many of the firm&rsquo;s attorneys are regularly featured on the annual list, with 20 attorneys being featured for 10 years or more years.<br /> <br /> Best Lawyers, among the oldest peer reviewed guides to the legal profession, identifies honorees through a detailed peer-review process in which 50,000 attorneys evaluate their colleagues based on legal abilities within similar geographical locations and legal practice areas. A description of the methodology can be viewed on the Best Lawyers website. <br /> <br /> From those selected as Best Lawyers, an additional &ldquo;Lawyer of the Year&rdquo; title is awarded to those individual attorneys who receive the highest peer-feedback overall in a specific practice area and geographic location. <br /> <br /> Four Cole Schotz attorneys were recognized as &ldquo;Lawyer of the Year&rdquo; in their respective practice areas: Mitchell W. Abrahams, Glenn R. Kazlow, Steven D. Leipzig and Norman L. Pernick. The full list of firm honorees is listed below by location. <br /> <br /> <strong>Baltimore, MD </strong><br /> <br /> G. David Dean &ndash; Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law<br /> Gary H. Leibowitz &ndash; Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Litigation - Bankruptcy<br /> Irving E. Walker &ndash; Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Bet-the-Company Litigation; Litigation &ndash; Bankruptcy<br /> <br /> <strong>Fort Worth, TX</strong><br /> <br /> Michael Warner &ndash; Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law<br /> <br /> <strong>Hackensack, NJ</strong><br /> <br /> Mitchell W. Abrahams &ndash; Real Estate Law<br /> Richard W. Abramson &ndash; Real Estate Law<br /> Gary M. Albrecht &ndash; Real Estate Law<br /> Wendy M. Berger &ndash; Land Use and Zoning Law; Real Estate Law<br /> Marc R. Berman &ndash; Litigation - Trusts and Estates; Trusts and Estates<br /> Jordan A. Fisch &ndash; Corporate Law<br /> Michael H. Forman &ndash; Litigation - Trusts and Estates; Tax Law; Trusts and Estates<br /> Michael E. Jones &ndash; Real Estate Law<br /> Glenn R. Kazlow &ndash; Commercial Litigation; Litigation &ndash; Environmental; Litigation - Trusts and Estates<br /> Steven R. Klein &ndash; Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Litigation - Trusts and Estates<br /> Stuart Komrower &ndash; Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Litigation - Bankruptcy<br /> Steven D. Leipzig &ndash; Trusts and Estates<br /> Jan Alan Lewis &ndash; Real Estate Law<br /> Leo V. Leyva &ndash; Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Commercial Litigation; Litigation - Bankruptcy<br /> Jason R. Melzer &ndash; Commercial Litigation<br /> W. John Park &ndash; Real Estate Law<br /> Alan Rubin &ndash; Corporate Law<br /> Jeffrey H. Schechter &ndash; Litigation and Controversy &ndash; Tax; Tax Law<br /> Michael D. Sirota &ndash; Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Bet-the-Company Litigation; Litigation &ndash; Bankruptcy<br /> Warren A. Usatine &ndash; Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Commercial Litigation; Litigation - Bankruptcy<br /> Samuel Weiner &ndash; Trusts and Estates<br /> Lori I. Wolf &ndash; Trusts and Estates<br /> <br /> <strong>New York, NY</strong><u><br /> </u><br /> Gary A. Phillips &ndash; Trusts and Estates<br /> Michael D. Sirota &ndash; Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Bet-the-Company Litigation; Litigation - Bankruptcy<br /> <br /> <strong>Wilmington, DE</strong><br /> <br /> Norman L. Pernick &ndash; Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Litigation - Bankruptcy<br /> J. Kate Stickles &ndash; Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law<br />http://www.coleschotz.com?t=39&format=xml&directive=0&stylesheet=rss&records=10NJ Tax Stop: Where State Trusts Should Look For Tax Insighthttps://www.law360.com/articles/1188647/nj-tax-stop-where-state-trusts-should-look-for-tax-insight?te_pk=cf1f5012-0481-430f-aa28-0eb99041a34f&utm_source=user-alerts&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=tracked-entity-alert14 Aug 2019Publicationshttp://www.coleschotz.com?t=39&format=xml&directive=0&stylesheet=rss&records=10Recent Amendments to the NJLAD May Have Unintended Consequenceshttps://www.law.com/njlawjournal/2019/08/09/njs-recent-amendments-to-the-lad-may-have-unintended-consequences/09 Aug 2019Publicationshttp://www.coleschotz.com?t=39&format=xml&directive=0&stylesheet=rss&records=10Industry experts examine environmental regs' impact on real estatehttps://rew-online.com/2019/08/industry-experts-examine-environmental-regs-impact-on-real-estate/07 Aug 2019Newshttp://www.coleschotz.com?t=39&format=xml&directive=0&stylesheet=rss&records=10