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Obtaining info from a child abuse investigation

In the area of sexual conduct and criminal law, a variety of mechanisms restrict disclosure of information. Those include the rape-shield law, social worker privilege, restrictions on identifying the complainant and, in some instances, courtroom closure during the testimony of ...

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Understanding cash flow mortgages

As the economy continues to weaken, many commercial properties may become distressed as tenants fail to renew leases or default on rent payments. In turn, landlords may be unable to make monthly or quarterly mortgage payments. In such a situation, ...

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On fate versus free will

At the end of the movie “Forrest Gump,” the main character tries to resolve whether his mother’s belief in divine intervention can be squared with Lt. Dan’s earlier protestations to God that we’re all just being tossed around at random ...

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Internal Revenue rulings roundup

Early issuance of updated draft Form 990 instructions In connection with the significant IRS project of redesigning Form 990 — the annual information return required to be filed by tax-exempt organizations — a revised draft of the detailed instructions was ...

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