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
Attorney Jim Ryan Explains Why to File an Annual Account to Keep Legal Options Open
Best Practices for Nonprofits
Advisory: Analysis of a Tax-Exempt Nonprofit Organization
Advisory: Best Practices Checklist for Effective Nonprofit Management
Advisory: Fiduciary Duties for the Board Member of a Nonprofit Organization
Advisory: Financial Accountability and the Nonprofit Organization
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
Is a Not for Profit Organization Permitted to Engage in Lobbying Activities?
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
May 2014 e-Invite
January 2014 e-Alert
Email privacy not a guarantee in workplace
Implementing an Anti Sexual Harassment Program
Department of Homeland Security Proposes Regulation Providing Guidance for US Businesses when Receiving Social Security "no Match" Letters
Rhode Island Supreme Court Allows Employers to Give Negative References
Proposed Federal Legislation Would Change Labor Law
Privacy rights being tested in Digital Age
Digital Age hiring process filled with danger
Texting in the workplace? Dangers abound
Worry About Workplace Prejudice? Clean Up.
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
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
Marketing and Implementing Emerging Waste Conversion Technologies: The Local Effect
PLDO Attorneys Played Key Role in New York's First Municipal Wastewater Design-Build-Operate Project
Learn More About The Benefits and Trends of Public and Private Partnership
On Marketing and Implementing Emerging Waste Conversion Technologies in the US
Click for our Municipal Infrastructure:At-A-Glance Single Sheet