Is Your Contractor an Employee?

Employment Law: Is Your Contractor an Employee? If you get it wrong, what are the penalties? The ATO (Australian Taxation Office) often issues guidelines for Employers to better understand the relationship they may have with their workers. It is important to get this relationship right from day one. Here are their six (6) basic questions to ask […]

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Florida’s Chapter 558 Procedures For Construction Defect Disputes

In construction defect disputes, owners must comply with certain procedures before filing a lawsuit against a contractor.  These procedures are contained within Florida Statutes Chapter 558.  This newsletter describes the mechanics of Chapter 558 and how a contractor should navigate through it. Chapter 558 applies to “construction defects” resulting from work performed by a contractor, […]

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Dismissal Of A Workman (Blue Collar Employee) During Pendency Of Legal Proceedings Is Illegal (Bombay High Court)

Under the Industrial Disputes Act, 1947 (“ID Act”), which inter-alia deals with the industrial disputes between an employer and employee (‘workman’)1 it has been discussed in several judicial pronouncements that the relationship of an employer and employee is unequal due to inequality of bargaining power between them and therefore, employers are prone to a number […]

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Mejia y Asociados Abogados Especializados S.A.S joins IR as the exclusive IP – Trademark & Copyright, Foreign Direct Investment, Real Estate and IP – Patents Member in Colombia

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce María Juliana Mejía Giraldo of Mejia y Asociados Abogados Especializados S.A.S. María has joined IR as our exclusive IP – Trademark & Copyright, Foreign Direct Investment, Real Estate and IP – Patents in Colombia. Maria is an advocate of the Faculty of Jurisprudence […]

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Mejia y Asociados Abogados Especializados S.A.S joins IR as the exclusive IP – Trademark & Copyright, Foreign Direct Investment, Real Estate and IP – Patents Member in Colombia

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Pedro José Mejía Murgueitio of Mejia y Asociados Abogados Especializados S.A.S. María has joined IR as our exclusive IP – Trademark & Copyright, Foreign Direct Investment, Real Estate and IP – Patents in Colombia. Pedro is Lawyer of the Universidad San Buenaventura, with […]

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Rojkowicz Skoblenko i Partnerzy joins IR as the exclusive Real Estate and Data Privacy & Security Member in Poland

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Konrad Rojkowicz of Rojkowicz Skoblenko i Partnerzy. Konrad has joined IR as our exclusive Real Estate and Data Privacy & Security Member in Poland. Konrad has counselled and took part in numerous mergers and acquisitions of companies, including cross-border mergers (Cyprus, […]

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Rojkowicz Skoblenko i Partnerzy joins IR as the exclusive Real Estate and Data Privacy & Security Member in Poland

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Oleksandr Skoblenko of Rojkowicz Skoblenko i Partnerzy. Oleksandr has joined IR as our exclusive Real Estate and Data Privacy & Security Member in Poland. Oleksandr’s professional interests focus on civil law, international law, copyright law, IT market and modern technologies. Author […]

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Anhad Law – Real Estate & Insolvency Laws June 2021

Anhad Law, Solicitors & Advocates (IRG’s exclusive member for Real Estate in India), is pleased to share that its Partner, Dhruv Gandhi (Partner-Real Estate & Dispute Resolution) represented a real estate developer namely ‘La-Residentia’ before the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, in a batch of civil writ petitions filed in the proceedings underway involving defiled […]

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New Tax Laws are Coming! Planning to Consider for Transfers of Wealth

President Biden has made tax proposals which effect estate and gift tax. Currently, there is a unified exemption for after death estates and lifetime gifts in the amount of $11.7 million. This means a person may leave $11.7 million in inheritance; make lifetime gifts up to $11.7 million; or a combination of inheritance and gifts […]

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IRS Cryptocurrency Crackdown

I previously wrote an article on the taxation of cryptocurrency, available for review by clicking here. It details the tax ramifications and tax treatment of cryptocurrency property owned by a taxpayer. While the tax rules pertaining to cryptocurrency have not changed, compliance enforcement pertaining to complete and accurate reporting of virtual currency transactions is expected to […]

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SCOTUS Personal Jurisdiction Decision Has Far-Reaching Implications

On March 25, 2021, in the case of Ford Motor Co. v. Montana Eighth Judicial District Court et al. the Supreme Court of the United States rejected arguments by Ford Motor Company (Ford) that they should not be subject to personal jurisdiction in two product liability cases (one in Montana and one in Minnesota) because they are […]

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