Tales From the Trenches From the Defense Perspective

Tales From the Trenches From the Defense Perspective

The coronavirus pandemic has undoubtedly presented challenges to the way we operate in both our personal and professional lives. In the legal setting, perhaps the most challenging is how we conduct jury trials during this time. With that in mind, what issues should...
New Tax Act Slices Deduction for Payments and Fees on Confidential Sexual Harassment or Abuse Settlements

New Tax Act Slices Deduction for Payments and Fees on Confidential Sexual Harassment or Abuse Settlements

A deep look into the new Tax Act reveals a significant change in existing law regarding the deductibility of confidential sexual harassment settlement payments and attorney’s fees. Previously, settlement payments (for defendants) and the attorney’s fees necessary to...

Lommen Abdo Prevails in Shorted Fringe Fund Claims Trial

Federal Judge Patrick Schiltz completely vindicated Lommen Abdo’s client, Frana Companies, in a decision filed in March 2017.* Keith Broady was the lead defense attorney for Frana, a general contractor, in a case that spanned over three and half years, including nine...