New SEC Rule 506(c) Allows General Solicitation as Long as “Purchasers” are “Accredited Investors”

News July 11, 2013
The Securities and Exchange Commission has published its final rules eliminating the prohibition against "general solicitation". It created a new section to Rule 506, Rule 506(c) which provides that an exemption from the registration requirements is available even if an issuer uses general solicitation so long as all "purchasers" are "accredited

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Rimon, P.C. Adds Trust and Estates Group Headed by Scott Ross in Palo Alto

News July 02, 2013
(Palo Alto) July 2, 2013 – Rimon, P.C. welcomes a new trust and estates group, headed by Scott Ross, who has nearly two decades of experience handling highly-complex trust and estates issues, to its Palo Alto office. The group joins Rimon from Beck Ross Bismonte Finley LLP, where Mr. Ross was a name partner. Mr. Ross’s group

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Robin Powers Provides Guidance on the Cost of Central Clearing of OTC Derivatives

News June 24, 2013
Robin Powers provides guidance in Markets Media's June 21st article entitled "The Cost of Central Clearing". Robin states, "The buy side have made it through the first deadline, i.e., the beginning of central clearing, but as products become more clearable there will be additional networking, technology and operations requirements. The

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Supreme Court Frees Retailers to Import Goods Without Permission of Copyright Owners

News June 06, 2013
Wade Savoy's article titled "Supreme Court Frees Retailers to Import Goods Without Permission of Copyright Owners" is featured in Chain Store Age. In particular, Wade discusses the Supreme Court's recent ruling that copyright owners cannot stop the importation of goods lawfully made and sold in foreign markets, freeing retailers to

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Rimon, P.C. Adds Cross-Border Transactions Partner Juan Zúñiga in San Diego

News June 05, 2013
(San Diego) June 5, 2013 – Rimon, P.C. has added international transactions attorney Juan E. Zúñiga, who has worked on cross-border deals throughout Latin America and in over 60 countries, as a partner in the firm’s new San Diego office. Mr. Zúñiga is joined by his associate, Angela Gonzales. In five years,

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Senate Passes Tax Collection Legislation: The Most Important Sales Tax Change in Almost 50 Years

News May 10, 2013
The United States Senate has passed a bill that will require remote retailers (including those in foreign countries) to collect sales and use taxes across the United States.[1]  The bill has the “strong support” of the White House, as well as the backing of the states, America’s largest retailers and a variety of trade

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John Isaza Extensively Quoted in the ABA Journal Regarding the Legal Need to Dump Useless Data

News March 28, 2013
The American Bar Association Journal extensively quotes Rimon Partner John Isaza on the legal need for law firms to set an up-to-date records retention schedule.  That schedule needs to: Define what your organization calls a record. Apply a robust records retention policy only to what your organization deems to be a record.

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Corporate Attorney and Business Innovator Frank Vargas Joins Rimon, P.C. in Palo Alto

News February 01, 2013
Palo Alto, CA (February 1, 2012) Expanding its team of top attorneys representing emerging growth companies in the tech sector, Rimon, P.C. has added noted corporate attorney and entrepreneur Frank Vargas as a partner in its Palo Alto office. Mr. Vargas joins Rimon from the firm Gray Plant Mooty Mooty & Bennett, where he served as a

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Rimon’s Bernays “Buz” Barclay named Best Lawyer by The Best Lawyers in America 19th edition

News September 20, 2012
Rimon P.C. New York partner Bernays “Buz” Barclay has been named a Best Lawyer in the practice of Energy Law by The Best Lawyers in America 19th edition, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession ranking. Buz heads Rimon’s Energy and Infrastructure Transactions Practice. He has co-founded

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Rimon awarded for its innovation by both the Financial Times and American Bar Association Journal

News September 12, 2012
Rimon continues to receive recognition from the top levels of the legal world, and we continue to grow in new and exciting directions. This autumn, we were honored by both the Financial Times Innovative Lawyers 2012 list as well as the American Bar Association’s official publication, the ABA Journal, as one of their top 10 “Legal

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