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February 4, 2022
The new Unclaimed Property Act for the Canadian province of New Brunswick received proclamation on January 1, 2022, bringing it into effect. The enactment means that New Brunswick joins three other provinces -- Alberta, British Columbia, and Quebec -- in having custodial unclaimed property laws sim
January 6, 2022
The Federal Arbitration Act (FAA) codifies federal policy favoring the enforceability of contractual arbitration clauses. Due to the FAA, courts will thus generally require parties to arbitrate a dispute if their contract so dictates. This is no less true in bankruptcy court, at least in connecti
November 16, 2021
On November 5, 2021 Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers signed Wisconsin Act 87 into law, which adopts a version of the 2016 Uniform Unclaimed Property Act. In a departure from some versions of the 2016 uniform act, the Wisconsin legislation keeps the old law's general 5 year dormancy period for unspecif
October 3, 2022
Recently, the Washington Post reported that WallyGator, a 70 pound, 5½ foot reptile with razor sharp teeth, is an emotional support animal that has helped its owner deal with depression. His owner insists that WallyGator, who accompanied him to the clinic where he received weeks of radiation treatm
August 8, 2022
The printed word in a periodical may never be as visually appealing or engrossing as the online and mobile interfaces that have become the increasingly predominant way most of us interact with the larger world.
July 6, 2022
Recently, Google suspended a software engineer, who claimed that its artificial intelligence program is sentient.
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November 4, 2022
McElroy Deutsch today announced that it has been ranked in the 2023 U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" list nationally in 4 practice areas and regionally in 25 practice areas. A description of the standard or methodology on which the accolade is based can be found HERE (No aspect of the advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court). Firms included in the 2023 U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers.
August 18, 2022
McElroy Deutsch is pleased to announce that 46 of its attorneys have been included in the 2023 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America® with 2 of its attorneys receiving “Lawyer of the Year” recognitions. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning the respect of the profession, the media, and the public as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals.
June 29, 2022
McElroy Deutsch today announced that it has ranked number 19 in The Top 50 Construction Law Firms™ by Construction Executive Magazine (“CE”). A link to the digital issue can be found here. This is the Firm’s third consecutive appearance on this prestigious list. McElroy Deutsch’s construction practice consists of over thirty attorneys.