Resource Center

Resource Center

Paley Rothman shares this library of resources with clients and friends of the firm to help them stay ahead of legal and business developments and trends. Here, you will find helpful tips and tools written by our attorneys and relevant to our areas of practice. If you have any questions about the content available in the resource center, please contact us.

Litigation, Science & Technology

Facts About Identity Theft

Identity theft and use takes many forms: when someone has stolen or gotten access to your personal information and is using it to open accounts and charge purchases or cash withdrawals to you, file tax returns in your name seeking state and federal income tax or your refund, misusing your Social Security number or obtaining medical services. Identity Theft Statistics suggest over 15 million people are victimized by Identity Theft per year in the USA representing approximately 7% of American Adults.

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Nonprofits

Meeting Nonprofit Governance Standards

Nonprofit organizations are under more scrutiny than ever these days from the government, contributors and other constituents. In addition to always making sure there is no private inurement or other activity jeopardizing a nonprofit’s tax-exempt status, there are a host of corporate governance practices that should be examined and need to be put in place.

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Professional Ethics & Discipline

Response to Misconduct Complaints Against Professionals

Producing an effective response to a professional misconduct complaint requires a thorough approach to collecting the details surrounding the conduct and crafting a comprehensive yet compelling written reply to the allegations. It must be based on an accurate presentation of the facts and provide a dispassionate cogent argument refuting the accusations. Quite often, it is preferable to have a well-trained, experienced attorney either provide assistance or write the actual response from a knowledgeable and objective point of view.

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