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In addition to its blog, the firm provides resources and useful links that can be viewed by selecting from the titles and sites listed below under the following topics (Click to expand):

Employment

Business

Use the link below to download copies of the following Guidance Memos and model forms:

Trusts & Estates

Trusts & Estates Notes

  • Limiting a Child’s Inheritance
    By Stewart Richardson
    (PDF) (HTML)
  • Factors to Consider Before Making Gifts
    By Michael Curtis
    (PDF) (HTML)
  • Keeping Your Estate Plan Current:
    Ten Questions to Ask Yourself

    By Michael Curtis
    (PDF) (HTML)
  • Estate Planning for Parents of Young Children
    By Stewart Richardson
    (PDF) (HTML)
  • Tips to Avoid Common Estate Planning Mistakes
    By Michael Curtis
    (PDF) (HTML)
  • Creating the First Estate Plan
    By Stewart Richardson
    (PDF) (HTML)
  • Living Trusts
    By Eiko Itoh
    (PDF) (HTML)
  • Estate Planning
    By Eiko Itoh
    (PDF) (HTML)
  • Use of Lifetime Trusts in the Estate Plans of Parents of Young Children
    By Stewart Richardson
    (PDF) (HTML)

Trust Administration Checklists

  • Estate Administration Outline
    (PDF)
  • Trustee To Do List – Getting Started
    (PDF)

Real Estate

Real Estate Law Alerts

  • Your Real Estate Purchase Contract or Option May Be Void
    By Thomas B.Jacob
    (PDF) (HTML)

Real Estate Co-Ownership Briefs

  • Co-Ownership Agreements – Key Issues
    By Thomas B.Jacob
    (PDF) (HTML)
  • Buy-Sell Provisions of Co-Tenancy Agreements
    By Anne E.Senti-Willis
    (PDF) (HTML)
  • Is joint ownership the best way to hold an interest in real estate?
    By Kathryn Andrews
    (PDF) (HTML)
  • Terminating Tenants-In-Common Ownership – Partition Actions
    By Stephen C.Gerrish
    (PDF) (HTML)
  • Estoppel Certificate Waiver Addendum
    (PDF) (HTML)

Litigation

  • Congress Corrals Scope Of Discovery With Recent Amendment To Federal Rule Of Civil Procedure 26
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Intellectual Property

Updates in Trade Secret Related Cases (A monthly article by Andrew Holland):

Other Intellectual Property Related Articles:

  • Gray Market Goods: An Overview Of U.S Trademark Law To Prevent The Unlawful Importation Of Gray Market Goods
    By Andrew Holland
    (PDF)
  • Trade Secret Protection Plan Checklist
    (PDF)
  • Trademarks Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
    (PDF)
  • Is This Fishing Lure Made By The Butter Company? Seventh Circuit Finds Butter And Fishing Tackle Companies’ Use Of The Same Trademark Is Not Likely To Confuse Consumers
    (PDF)