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Connecticut Again Changes Estate and Gift Taxes – Increased Exemptions to be Phased in Over 5 Years

May 15, 2018

Alerts & Updates

On May 15, 2018  Governor Dannel P. Malloy signed “An Act Concerning Revisions to the State Budget for Fiscal Year 2019 and Deficiency Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2018”. 

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Connecticut Supreme Court Recognizes Cause of Action Against Health Care Provider

March 7, 2018

News & Press Releases

Physicians Beware:  Connecticut Supreme Court Recognizes Cause of Action Against Health Care Provider Based on Unauthorized Disclosure of Confidential Information

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Newman's Own Exception Makes It Easier For Private Foundations to Hold Business Interests

February 9, 2018

Alerts & Updates

Section 4943(g) was added to the Internal Revenue Code on February 9, 2018.  Informally known as “Newman’s Own”, section 4943(g) provides an exception to the private foundation excess business holding rules that will allow certain private foundations to own 100% of a privately held company indefinitely, so long as certain requirements are met.

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Court Upholds Regulations Requiring Charities to Disclose Donors

March 6, 2018

Charities may not be happy about a recent ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit that might result in donors thinking twice before pledging support to a charitable organization.

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News & Press Releases

32 Cummings & Lockwood LLC Attorneys Named to 2018 Best Lawyers® List

Cummings & Lockwood LLC is pleased to announce that 32 of the Firm’s attorneys in Connecticut and Florida have been included in the 2018 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

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