Options for Bypass Trusts


In Trusts and Estates | On October 25, 2017

If you and your spouse want to institute or maintain a bypass trust structure in your planning, you have many options.  The portion that isn’t passing to your spouse (and thus won’t be subject to estate tax in your spouse’s estate) is often known as the “Residuary Trust” (though it’s also called a bypass trust, […]

Employers: Don’t Get Fined – Start Using the New I-9 By September 18, 2017


In Employment Law | On September 13, 2017

With all that is going on in the world of labor and employment law, it can be difficult to keep up. Don’t let this one slip past you. On September 18, 2017, employers must use the revised Form I-9 with a revision date of 07/17/17 N. A copy can be found here. No matter what […]

Delaware’s New Construction Services Industry Regulations – “Examples of Workplace Fraud”


In Employment Law | On September 11, 2017

On September 1, 2017, the State of Delaware, Department of Labor’s Division of Industrial Affairs (the “Division”), at the direction of the Secretary of the Delaware Department of Labor, adopted amendments to its regulations (the “Regulation Amendments”), which take effect ten days from the date of its publication in the Delaware Register of Regulations. See here. These […]