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  • Blog: Waller Law BlogWhy QAPI spells success for skilled nursing facilitiesPosted on August 15, 2018 by Jeffery D. Parrish
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  • Blog: Exempt Org Resource - Nonprofit Law BlogChanges to Donor Disclosure RequirementsPosted on August 12, 2018 by Susan M. Vignola, Megan E. Bell, Tomer J. Inbar
    Under newly released rules, certain tax-exempt organizations are no longer required to disclose personally identifiable donor information on their annual Form 990 filings.  This change does not affect Section 501(c)(3) or Section 527 organizations. The U.S. Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service (the “IRS”) released Revenue Procedure 2018-38 at the end of July, which [...]
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  • Blog: Hunton Immigration and Nationality LawSeptember 2018 Visa Bulletin – Severe Retrogression for all countries, all categories (except EB-3 China)Posted on August 10, 2018 by Courtland C. Witherup
    The Visa Bulletin is released monthly by the Department of State and is used to determine when a sponsored foreign national can submit the final step of the green card process. The complete visa bulletin can be found here. Below is a summary of the September Visa Bulletin, including Final Action Dates and changes from... Continue Reading
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  • Blog: Appellate InsightCalifornia Supreme Court: Trial Courts Must Provide Court Reporters for Indigent Litigants to Protect Their Right to Meaningful AppealPosted on July 24, 2018 by Adam Hofmann
    Ever since the Great Recession ushered in drastic cuts to state-court budgets, litigators have grown accustomed to the absence of court reporters in California courts. For trials and potentially dispositive motion hearings (and for all court hearings in unusually significant matters) lawyers have learned to arrange for their own court reporters, in order to make […]
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  • Blog: Capital Markets LitigationFlattening Yield Curve Signals Looming Recession, Some SayPosted on July 2, 2018 by Alexandra Droz and Carly Coleman
    Recently, investors and economists have focused increased attention on bond market yield curves, which have proven to be a compelling predictor of an upcoming economic recession. The yield curve is the measure of the difference between short-term and long-term interest rates on government bonds.  In a healthy economy, interest rates on long-term (typically, ten-year) bonds...… Continue Reading
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  • Blog: INGOTS: Raw Thoughts and Unpolished IdeasBusiness Model and Computer Program Will Soon be Patentable in ChinaPosted on March 30, 2017 by Spilman Administrator
    We recently received an informational white paper from our agents in China, Lynn Wang and Zhou Jiaxin at NTD Intellectual Property, with news about a change to make software and business methods patentable as long as certain conditions are met. … Continue reading →
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