PLDO Attorneys Broadcast Center


Welcome to the PLDO Broadcast Center featuring Pannone Lopes Devereaux & O'Gara radio and video newscasts and attorney interviews about a wide range of legal topics. These informational broadcasts with PLDO attorneys will keep you informed about timely legal issues and provide information about current affairs, recent court decisions, new laws and other topics.

Speakers Bureau

PLDO attorneys are considered thought leaders in their practice areas. Our lawyers are frequent guest speakers, and broadcast commentators and published authors. If you are a member of the media and would like to speak to one of our attorneys to comment on a legal issue or if you would like a PLDO attorney to speak to your business or organization, please contact Clare Eckert at our Speakers Bureau. Call 401.855.2601 or email ceckert@pldolaw.com.

Business Culture: How it impacts growth, creates high performing teams and can improve the bottom line

A Conversation with Attorney Kas R. DeCarvalho

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Understanding the importance of the culture of a business and its impact on the bottom line is critical to success. Listen to business lawyer and PLDO Partner Kas R. DeCarvalho to learn why business owners need to pay attention to their corporate culture to avoid leaving it to chance and his insightful explanation about the need to nurture a positive culture by conducting regular assessments.

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Legalization of Medical Marijuana: Industry Trends, Compliance Issues and Ancillary Business Opportunities

A Conversation with Attorney David M. DiSegna

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In 2006, the Edward O. Hawkins and Thomas C. Slater Medical Marijuana Act became law in Rhode Island, which made the state the tenth in the nation to legalize medical marijuana in some capacity. Since then, other states have legalized the sale and use of medical marijuana. In a wide ranging interview, Attorney David M. DiSegna explains what is happening in the medical cannabis marketplace, as well as provides information on legal and regulatory compliance issues and identifies some of the new businesses that are popping up across the country to support the growth of the medical marijuana industry.

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Choices Business Owners Have To Raise Capital and Understanding LLC Spin Offs

A Conversation with Attorney William F. Miller

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Typically, it is unusual for a company to self-finance their business. Attorney William F. Miller explains some of the choices companies have to raise capital to grow. He also describes LLC spin offs and provides his insight as to why business owners may want to consider this business structure. To learn more about issues important to business owners and to read Attorney Miller's advisories, visit the Corporate & Business practice page by clicking here.

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The Global Economy and What it Means to Businesses on Main Street

A Conversation with Attorney Kas R. DeCarvalho

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Our global economy connects us in many ways such as the Internet and e-commerce, importing and exporting and by regulations and law. Attorney Kas R. DeCarvalho explains how the global economy affects how business is conducted today, what it means to a "mom and pop" business on Main Street, USA, and provides advice to those business owners who may be interested in expanding their horizons and consumer base.

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All Tweets Don't Go to Heaven: What Happens When You Die

A Conversation with Attorney Brian J. Lamoureux

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When it comes to handling your social media and online accounts after you die, there are plenty of unknowns. Attorney Brian J. Lamoureux describes what digital assets are and why they should be included in your estate plan. He also helps us understand the "Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act" and explains why it is important to the public. You can also read Attorney Lamoureux's article on the topic that was published in the Providence Business News.

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