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Dealing with Non-Probate Transfers: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

40th Annual Kansas City Estate Planning Symposium

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ESG Spotlight: Focus on the “E”

Earth Day Webinar

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Biden Infrastructure Proposal Plants Seeds for a Greener Tomorrow

Schiff Hardin Energy & Environmental Law Adviser

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FinCEN Seeks Public Comment on Corporate Transparency Act

On April 1, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) issued an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) to solicit comments from the public on issues relevant to the implementation of the Corporate Transparency Act (CTA). The CTA was enacted into law as part of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021.

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California Supreme Court Holds that Cellular Eavesdropping Statute Applies to Businesses

A recent California Supreme Court decision clarified that businesses and other organizations may be held liable for not advising customers that the company records calls, which will have significant ramifications for businesses, nonprofits, or any other entity that records telephone calls. This eavesdropping statute provides both for criminal and civil liability.

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Cannabis Legalization in Key States: Virginia Passes Governor’s Amended Bill to Legalize Possession in July, Sales in 2024

Virginia has become the latest state to legalize adult recreational cannabis use, although the legislation will not be effective immediately.

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Faycurry Named WCC Foundation 2021 “Shero”

Partner Joanne Faycurry has been recognized as a 2021 “Shero” by the Washtenaw Community College Foundation, honoring her commitment to empowering teens and women and advancing women through the community college system.

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EPA Considering Revised Effluent Limitations Guideline Relating to PFAS

Schiff Hardin Energy & Environmental Law Adviser

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Schiff Guides Altaris in Sale of Senior Helpers

Schiff Hardin represented Altaris Capital Partners, LLC in the sale of Senior Helpers, an owner and franchisor of professional home care services designed to allow elderly individuals to stay in their homes as long as possible.

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Schiff Hardin Boosts White Collar Criminal Defense Group With Partner G. Michael Bellinger in New York

Schiff Hardin LLP announced today that Michael Bellinger has joined the firm’s White Collar Defense and Government Investigations Practice Group as a partner in the New York office.

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Bart Compiles ACTEC Comprehensive Pocket Tax Guide

Schiff Hardin LLP is pleased to announce that Partner Susan Bart served as one of the compiling editors for the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) Pocket Tax Tables guide.

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Post-Mortem Planning Techniques

American Bankers Association 2021 Wealth Management and Trust Webinar Series Suite

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Schiff Announces New Litigation and Environmental Practice Group Leadership

Schiff Hardin LLP is pleased to announce new leadership teams for two of the firm’s prominent practice groups, Litigation and Dispute Resolution and Environmental.

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Cannabis Legalization in Key States: New York Fast Tracks Legalization Bill

After years of regulatory stalemate, New York has legalized recreational cannabis use.

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Diederich Named to Civil Rights’ Advocates Board of Directors

Schiff Hardin LLP is pleased to announce that Partner Adam Diederich has been named to the board of directors of the Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights, a group of civil rights lawyers and advocates committed to securing racial equity and economic opportunity for all through pro bono legal representation.

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Schiff Counsels Placement Agent in WiMi Hologram Cloud’s $83.8M Registered Direct Offering

Schiff Hardin LLP acted as counsel to the placement agent in WiMi Hologram Cloud, Inc.’s registered direct offering of more than 11.1 million units at a purchase price of $7.50 per unit for a total offering size of approximately $83.8 million.