Knowledge Library

Corporate & Business

Death, Disability and the Closely-Held Business

Planning for the Next Step in the Family Business

Common Mistakes by Private Companies

Advisory: The Pitfalls of "Rollovers as Business Startups" Transactions

Advisory: Mergers and Acquisitions Integration - The Often Overlooked Key to Success

Advisory: Delaware Franchise Taxes - Two Methods of Calculation With Very Different Results

Advisory: Modifications Enacted in Delaware General Corporation Law

Advisory: Liquidity Options for Owners of Private Companies

PLDO Partner Kas R. DeCarvalho: RISBJ publishes The Best Insurance Policy in Business is a No Risk Culture

Advisory: Dissecting the Caveats of a Legal Non-Conforming Use

Advisory: SEC's Final "Regulation A+" Application for Raising Money Online

Advisory: A Primer On Crowdfunding

Advisory: A Primer on Corporate Governance for Business Ownership

Advisory: Massachusetts Adopts Limited Crowdfunding Exemption

Advisory: Recommended Changes to Accredited Investor Qualifications Could Complicate Raising Capital from Outside Investors

Advisory: Sweeping Changes to Rhode Island's Corporate Income Tax Regime: Is Your Organization Prepared?

Advisory:" Massachusetts Voters Approve New Sick Leave Law: What It Means To Your Business"

PLDO Attorney Sally McDonald: RISBJ Publishes " Female Entrepreneurship: A Choice for Some, A Retreat for Others"

Advisory: Equity Financing for Privately Held Companies - Some Do's and Don'ts

PLDO Attorney Sally McDonald: RISBJ publishes "When it comes to your cell phone, what does your right to privacy include?"

PLDO Partner Jim Ryan: RI Lawyers Weekly publishes "As the pendulum swings: bribery backlash to Honest Services Doctrine"

PLDO Bill Devereaux: RI Lawyers Weekly Interview: U.S. Bankruptcy Court Case

Advisory: Keeping Your Options Open: Suggestions for Successful Companies in the Current Economy

PLDO Partner Bill Miller: RI Lawyers Weekly publishes "Ruling to create major concerns for some commercial lenders

Advisory: RI Supreme Court Decision will Create Major Concerns for Some Commercial Lenders

Advisory: First Impressions Count--How to Prepare a Company for Financing or Sale

Advisory: Suggestions for Distressed Companies in the Current Down Economy

Advisory: Considerations for raising money from outside investors

PLDO Partner Kas DeCarvalho: RISBJ publishes "Sustainability Assessments and Action Planning Gains Traction as a Business Value-Driver"

PLDO Partner Kas DeCarvalho comments in RI Lawyers Weekly's article, "Home-birth blogging battle leads to copyright suit"

PLDO Partner Gary Pannone Authors eBook, The Business Lawyer as Entrepreneur

PDF Icon Attorney Jim Ryan Explains Why to File an Annual Account to Keep Legal Options Open

Best Practices for Nonprofits

PDF Icon Advisory: Analysis of a Tax-Exempt Nonprofit Organization

PDF Icon Advisory: Best Practices Checklist for Effective Nonprofit Management

PDF Icon Advisory: Fiduciary Duties for the Board Member of a Nonprofit Organization

PDF Icon Advisory: Financial Accountability and the Nonprofit Organization

PDF Icon White Paper: First it was Enron ...Then Big Banks .... Is the Nonprofit Next?

PLDO Attorney Ben Rackliffe: RISBJ publishes "Automatic Revocation of Tax-Exempt Status: A New Streamlined Process for Retroactive Reinstatement"

Advisory: Automatic Revocation of Tax-Exempt Status: A New Streamlined Process For Retroactive Reinstatement

PDF Icon Is a Not for Profit Organization Permitted to Engage in Lobbying Activities?

PDF Icon The Low-Profit Limited Liability Company: New Frontier for Nonprofit Organizations

Health Care Law and Information

White Paper: The Benefits and Challenges of All-Payer Claims Databases

Advisory: Cybersecurity and Health Care

Advisory: Chronic Care Management by Federally Qualified Health Centers

Advisory: Advanced Care Planning

Advisory: Protected Health Information and HIPAA – What You Need To Know Before You Respond to a Request or Subpoena

Advisory: Is Health Care Reform Working?

Advisory: HIPAA Privacy & Security: Primer for Physicians

Advisory: CMS Proposes Substantial Changes to Medicaid Managed Care Rules

Advisory: Monetizing Health Care Data

White Paper: Telemedicine and the Health Care Industry

Advisory: Privileging and Credentialing Processes and Disputes

Advisory: Patient Rights and Care Issues

White Paper: What's In Your Provider Contract?

Advisory: The "HEAT" is on When It Comes to Fraud, Waste and Abuse in Health Care

White Paper: Patient Engagement Results in Better Health and Lower Costs

White Paper: Collaboration and Coordination to Transform the U.S. Health System

Case Study: PLDO Criminal Defense Attorneys Obtain Deferred Prosecution Agreement for Health Care Organization - First in the Nation

Advisory: Compliance in Health Care is Not an Elective

Advisory: The Brave New World of Patient Protection and Affordable Care

Preventing Fraud & Abuse in Health Care

Employment and Labor Law

Partner Brian J. Lamoureux's 630WPRO News Talk Radio interview about the pitfalls and challenges of using email and texting to communicate in the workplace and at home: Part 1 ( PR Third Half Hour link here) and Part 2 ( PR Fourth Half Hour link here)

PLDO Partner Brian J. Lamoureux: Providence Business News: "Where do tweets go when you die - hint, not heaven"

PLDO Partner Brian Lamoureux: RI LawyersWeekly: "Employment bar deconstructs new social media privacy law"

Partner Brian Lamoureux Explains Rhode Island's Social Media Privacy Act and its Impact on Employers and Employees

Seminar Presentation: Maneuvering the Minefields of BYOD and Social Media in the Workplace

Attorney Brian J. Lamoureux Explains Why Employers Must Be Proactive and Monitor Workplace Texting

NECN-TV Interview with Attorney Brian Lamoureux on "New Social Media App Yik-Yak Lands Student in Hot Water"

Partner William E. O'Gara, who leads the firm's Litigation and Employment Law Teams, is published in the Providence Business News

Lawyers must manage LinkedIn's features

XpertHR Interview with Attorney Brian J. Lamoureux on Key Social Media Issues Affecting the Workplace

August 23, 2013: Positive Business Radio Interview with Attorney Brian J. Lamoureux on Social Media and the Law

June 7, 2013: Positive Business Radio Interview with Attorney Brian J. Lamoureux on Social Media and the Law

Should Employees Use Facebook at Work?

May 3, 2013: Positive Business Radio Interview with Attorney Brian J. Lamoureux on Social Media and the Law

To Have And to Hold: Delete E-mail At Your Peril

March 26, 2013: Parents must say 'no' to cyberbullying

March 1, 2013: Positive Business Radio Interview with Attorney Brian J. Lamoureux on Social Media and the Law

December 14, 2012: Positive Business Radio Interview with Attorney Brian J. Lamoureux on Social Media and the Law

October 26, 2012: Positive Business Radio Interview with Attorney Brian J. Lamoureux on Social Media and the Law

October 12, 2012: Positive Business Radio Interview with Attorney Brian J. Lamoureux on Social Media and the Law

How Social Media is Changing the Hiring Game

September 21, 2012: Positive Business Radio Interview with Attorney Brian J. Lamoureux on Social Media and the Law

August 10, 2012: Positive Business Radio Interview with Attorney Brian J. Lamoureux on Social Media and the Law

July 20, 2012: Positive Business Radio Interview with Attorney Brian J. Lamoureux on Social Media and the Law

May 4, 2012: Positive Business Radio Interview with Attorney Brian J. Lamoueux on Social Media and the Law

PLDO Employment Advisories

December 2015
http://pldwdigital.com/PLDWnews/EMP/Dec2015/

September 2015
http://pldwdigital.com/PLDWnews/EMP/Sep2015/

July 2015
http://www.pldwdigital.com/PLDWnews/EMP/July2015/

May 2015
http://www.pldwdigital.com/PLDWnews/EMP/May2015/

April 2015
http://www.pldwdigital.com/PLDWnews/EMP/Apr2015/

February 2015
http://www.pldwdigital.com/PLDWnews/EMP/Feb2015

December 2014
http://www.pldwdigital.com/PLDWnews/EMP/Dec2014

November 2014
http://www.pldwdigital.com/PLDWnews/EMP/Nov2014

October 2014
http://www.pldwdigital.com/PLDWnews/EMP/Oct2014

June 2014
http://www.pldwdigital.com/PLDWnews/EMP/June2014/

May 2014 e-Invite

April 2013
http://www.pldwdigital.com/PLDWnews/EMP/Apr2014/

March 2014
http://www.pldwdigital.com/PLDWnews/EMP/Mar2014/

January 2014
http://www.quenchdesign.com/clients/PLDO/PLDW_EMP/Jan2014/

January 2014 e-Alert
http://www.quenchdesign.com/clients/PLDO/PLDW_EMP/Jan2014/alert.html

December 2013
http://www.quenchdesign.com/clients/PLDO/PLDW_EMP/Dec2013/

October 2013
http://www.quenchdesign.com/clients/PLDO/PLDW_EMP/Oct2013/

August 2013
http://www.quenchdesign.com/clients/PLDO/PLDW_EMP/Aug2013/

June 2013
http://www.quenchdesign.com/clients/PLDO/PLDW_EMP/Jun2013/

April 2013
http://www.quenchdesign.com/clients/PLDO/PLDW_EMP/Apr2013/

PDF Icon Email privacy not a guarantee in workplace

PDF Icon Implementing an Anti Sexual Harassment Program

PDF Icon Department of Homeland Security Proposes Regulation Providing Guidance for US Businesses when Receiving Social Security "no Match" Letters

PDF Icon Rhode Island Supreme Court Allows Employers to Give Negative References

PDF Icon Proposed Federal Legislation Would Change Labor Law

PDF Icon Privacy rights being tested in Digital Age

PDF Icon Digital Age hiring process filled with danger

PDF Icon Texting in the workplace? Dangers abound

PDF Icon Worry About Workplace Prejudice? Clean Up.

Municipal Infrastructure

Principal Teno A. West and Attorney David M. DiSegna co-authored a report on the "Legal Framework and Benefits of Public-Private Partnerships" that was published in the January/February edition of the Rhode Island Bar Journal.

Principal and Partner Teno A. West's interview in Financier Worldwide's 2015 Infrastructure & Project Finance Annual Review

Attorney Zachary Klein co-authors an article for P3 Bulletin, " Counting Upwards" on the utilization of public-private partnerships in Nassau County, NY

View an online version of our Summer 2015 Municipal Infrastructure Quarterly Report

Partner Bruce H. Tobey and Attorney David M. DiSegna co-authored a report on the Medical Marijuana Business Regulatory Landscape in Rhode Island and Other States that was published in the May/June edition of the Rhode Island Bar Journal.

Advisory: Massachusetts is Among the First States to Ban Commercial Organic Materials from Landfills

PLDO Webinar Presentation by Municipal Infrastructure Attorneys: "Managing Organics to Energy Technologies in Project Development: What You Need to Know to Capture Opportunities."

Federal District Court Rejects Challenge to NY's Rockland County Flow Control Law

Attorney Bruce Tobey's Testimony Before the U.S. House Public-Private Partnership Panel

Attorney Bruce Tobey's Testimony Transcript Before the U.S. House Public-Private Partnership Panel

Attorney Bruce H. Tobey UIM Magazine Article: U.S. Water Utilities Often Need Guidance to Manage and Avoid Costly Claims and Legal Issues

Case Study: Attorneys Game-Changing Negotiations for P3 project in Nassau County, NY Results in No Taxpayer Expense

PLDO Teno and Josh Corporate LiveWire Virtual Round Table December 2013

View an online version of our Spring 2014 Municipal Infrastructure Quarterly Report

View an online version of our Winter 2014 Municipal Infrastructure Quarterly Report

View an online version of our Summer 2013 Municipal Infrastructure Quarterly Report

View an online version of our Spring 2013 Municipal Infrastructure Quarterly Report

PDF Icon UIM Webinar Presentation: The Three Principles of Public-Private Partnerships: Price, Performance and Political Will

Municipal Infrastructure Partners Present "Public-Private Partnerships 101" at RI League of Cities and Towns Annual Conference

PDF Icon Marketing and Implementing Emerging Waste Conversion Technologies: The Local Effect

PDF Icon PLDO Attorneys Played Key Role in New York's First Municipal Wastewater Design-Build-Operate Project

PDF Icon Learn More About The Benefits and Trends of Public and Private Partnership

PDF Icon On Marketing and Implementing Emerging Waste Conversion Technologies in the US

PDF Icon Click for our Municipal Infrastructure:At-A-Glance Single Sheet

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