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October 15, 2020 | Business |

SEC Adopts a New Definition of “Accredited Investor”

By William F. Miller 

On August 26, 2020, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) adopted amendments to the definition of “accredited investor.” The amendments permit investors to qualify as accredited investors based upon…

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DOL Solicits Public Comment on Independent Contractor Proposed Rule

By William F. Miller 

On September 22, 2020, the U.S. Department of Labor (the “DOL”) released a proposed regulation addressing when a service provider should be classified as an independent contractor rather than an…

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September 18, 2020 | Business |

Cautionary Insight Regarding Bonuses and The Wage Act

By Joel K. Goloskie

Massachusetts and Rhode Island are among those states that have enacted a Wage Act, under which employees who receive less than their full compensation due can sue for treble damages….

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September 2, 2020 | Estate & Trust Law |

Irrevocable Trusts: Taking Care of Yourself and Your Retirement

By Rebecca M. Murphy

Many people do not consider protecting assets for future long-term-care costs until they, or their spouse, requires skilled nursing care. Others are aware of the high price of such care…

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