News and Publications

Browse the latest news and articles published by our attorneys.

Jan 2020

Battle of the Forms – Controlling Your Company’s Destiny* – Part Two

Under common law in the United States, the terms of an acceptance must exactly match the terms of an offer…

Richard S. Israel
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Richard S. Israel


Jan 2020

Recently Enacted Secure Act Impacts Retirement Planning: Review Your Estate Plan to Ensure That it Remains Intact

Congress has just passed and the President has signed a package of spending bills to fund the government and avoid…

Irving Koffler
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Irving Koffler


Dec 2019

Second Circuit Permits Extraterritorial Discovery Under §1782

A recent opinion from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, in the case of In re: Application…

Michael Kiernan
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Michael Kiernan


Dec 2019

Battle of the Forms – Controlling Your Company’s Destiny* – Part One

Business-to-business transactions in the United States, and in most of the industrialized world for that matter, are often created at…

Richard S. Israel
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Richard S. Israel


Nov 2019

Merritt A. Cole Speaking Engagement

Merritt A. Cole, counsel in our Business Law Department, spoke at an event hosted by the Business Law Society of…

Merritt A. Cole
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Merritt A. Cole


Nov 2019

Confirming & Collecting International Arbitration Awards in the U.S. Federal Court System

For many companies engaged in global business, international arbitration is the preferred method of resolving international commercial disputes.  Businesses engaged…

Michael Kiernan
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Michael Kiernan


Nov 2019

God and Mammon: What Happens When a Church Leases to a For-Profit Organization?

Recently, our attorney Michael Haviland received a question from a church on the potential implications of leasing space to a…

Michael Haviland
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Michael Haviland


Oct 2019

New Round of US-China Tariff Exclusions Opens on Halloween, Deadline of January 31, 2020

The U.S. Trade Representative raised the stakes in the U.S. – China Trade war in August 2019 by imposing a…

Eric Sando
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Eric Sando


Oct 2019

Earp Cohn Attorney Michael W. Kiernan Named to the 2019 Irish Legal 100

Earp Cohn is pleased to announce colleague Michael Kiernan has been selected to the 2019 Irish Legal 100 listing. Mr….

Michael Kiernan
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Michael Kiernan


Sep 2019

Tariff Exclusion Deadline

If you are purchasing Chinese-origin products to sell to end customers, sourcing component parts for your own US manufactured products,…

Eric Sando
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Eric Sando