Every year public companies worth billions of dollars are merged, acquired or sold - often with great fanfare in the news media. Many privately held companies, both big and small, across New York State and New Jersey, also change hands annually, usually with little publicity.... Read More.
Estate Tax - March, 2017
The new law raised the estate tax exemption to $2 million as of Jan. 1, 2017, from the previous $675,000. This means that the first $2 million of an estate is not subject to tax. Starting in 2018, the New Jersey estate tax will be eliminated entirely... Read More.
The Significance of Title Searches - February, 2017
When purchasing real property, it is important to have your attorney conduct a title search to ensure that there are no claims against the real estate. With an accurate title report, remedial action can be taken prior to making a large investment... Read More.