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How to build an effective board of directors: Handling conflicts of...

The duty of loyalty requires directors to put the organization’s interests ahead of their own personal interests, and to disclose any actual or potential...

Looking toward 2022: a legal year-end review for companies and nonprofits

During these last few weeks of 2021, do a little organizational self-reflection. What did you do well in 2021? What could have been done better or differently? What do you hope to accomplish in 2022?

Ransomware and your business

Businesses that put security plans in place ahead of time can avoid ransomware threats from ever occurring in the first place.

Legal Matters: Back to the office and mandatory vaccinations

Lawyer Jeffrey Buss discusses a series of federal court decisions issued this week that can help employers and employees gain clarity on the legality of workplace vaccine mandates.

Legal Matters: What employers in all industries need to know about...

Despite their apparent disinterest in the new green economy, employers outside the cannabis industry need to understand state adult-use cannabis laws to ensure they’re not running afoul of them.

Bringing eviction solutions from the pandemic into the long term

In what has become an all-too-familiar scene, the fate of New York tenants financially impacted by the pandemic facing eviction came down to the...

How to build an effective board of directors for a not-for-profit...

Congratulations, you are a new member of a board of directors. Now what? Know your role Often, directors are thrown into the proverbial hot (board) seat...

An overview of cybersecurity laws affecting businesses in New York and...

Some businesses are not properly aware of the cybercrime risks they face and the related laws. Many have inadequate cybersecurity planning, and their cybercrime...

Second thoughts on arbitration for business dispute resolution

In recent years, many businesses, frustrated by the time required to resolve controversies in court, have increasingly turned to arbitration for what they believe can...

Sustainability priorities can usher in new business opportunities, strategies

As major asset managers and influential shareholders push the issue of environmental sustainability, companies will have to move beyond rhetoric to action, which could prove to be a watershed moment for businesses and corporations on a national and local scale.

Smith Legacy Law opens in Greenwich; offers trust and estate planning...

"There are not a lot of trust and estate litigators that have deep planning experience, or vice versa, and not a lot of law firms that do both, so we are unique in that regard," said Jason Smith. "We have a familiar, excellent bench of very seasoned professionals who contribute a lot to both sides of the house.”

National law firm Kaufman Dolowich Voluck opens Westchester location

Law firm Kaufman Dolowich Voluck LLP has locations in major cities across the country, and its newest one is right here in Westchester.  The office...

Reopening the office: A guide for employers

Lawyer Jeffrey D. Buss clarifies the legal guidelines — both state and federal — regarding vaccine requirements in the workplace and maintaining a safe working environment in light of Covid-19 reopening efforts. 
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