Trust Owned Family Enterprises: Pitfalls and Practical Suggestions When Naming Trustees Who Also Serve on Board of Directors

Insight Patricia Annino Patricia Annino · May 10, 2018
Trusts and Estates Partner, Patricia Annino, shares her insight on the complicated situation occurring when the family enterprise is owned in trust and the trustees simultaneously serve on the Board of Directors. Read the full FFI article here.  “It is, of course, interesting to note (and not unusual) that the

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How to Efficiently Review ICO Whitepapers?

Insight Dror Futter Dror Futter · May 01, 2018
Rimon Law Fintech Partner, Dror Futter, was quoted in this Cointelligence article which elicited feedback from 24 people active in the ICO ecosystem.  The comments focused on what investors should look for when reviewing ICO whitepapers. Of course, ICO issuers should also keep these comments in mind when they draft their whitepapers or

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Ten Questions:  Case Studies for Professional Responsibility

Insight John R. Mussman John R. Mussman · April 26, 2018
On April 25, 2018, John Mussman provided a Professional Responsibility Continuing Legal Education Seminar to The Chicago Bar Association, Financial Institutions Committee.  With his former partner David Mann, Holland & Knight, Mr. Mussman presented 10 Case Studies elucidating issues that banking and other business lawyers may confront

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Time for an ICO Safe Harbor?

Insight Dror Futter Dror Futter · April 25, 2018
FinTech Partner, Dror Futter, highlights criteria for a potential ICO Safe Harbor. The Safe Harbor would create some certainty amidst what until now has been a great deal of regulatory uncertainty with respect to the status of tokens under US securities laws. Read the full article here. In addition to a growing blockchain

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Rimon’s Model Featured in Variety Magazine

Insight Jill H. Berliner Jill H. Berliner · April 20, 2018
Leading Music, Sports, and Entertainment attorney, Jill Berliner, explains to Variety how she went from being a slave of the billable hour at her former big law firm to an “evolved” law firm that better serves her clients' interests. Click here to view the article. Ms. Berliner has represented artists, songwriters, managers,

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Key Aspects from NVCA’s Series A Model Legal Updates

Insight Dror Futter Dror Futter · April 04, 2018
The National Venture Capital Association has posted updates to its widely utilized Series A finance model legal documents.  Rimon Law partner Dror Futter, a member of the drafting group that maintains the forms, provides a summary of the most significant changes. Click here to view the article.

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Insights on the Decline (and Possible Rise) in New Medical, Pharma Filings in Federal Court

Insight Dennis E. Raglin Dennis E. Raglin · April 04, 2018
Rimon's complex litigator, Dennis Raglin, was quoted in the New York Law Journal on the recent decline of medical device and pharmaceutical litigation filings.  He believes these filings ebb and flow due to various factors, including the economy, state tort reform, and how judges rule on motions that impact future cases, as well as

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A Blockchain Innovator’s Guide to IP Strategy, Protecting Innovation, and Avoiding Infringement

Insight Marc Kaufman Marc Kaufman · April 02, 2018
Rimon's Intellectual Property and Fintech Partner, Marc Kaufman, is the lead author of this white paper which offers background information on the subject of intellectual property (IP) law and provides high-level guidance on how critical aspects impact individual innovators, groups of founders, or entities operating in the

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Rimon Article in Law360: Companies Should Avoid the BigLaw Bonus Structure

Insight Michael Moradzadeh Michael Moradzadeh · March 22, 2018
In this Law360 article, Rimon's CEO Micahel Morazadeh, writes that companies should avoid the "BigLaw Bonus" compensation structure as it ultimately leads to financial instability in the company and dissatisfaction in the company's workforce. He writes about how this has led to the downfall of many storied law firms. Click here to

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Rimon’s CEO Featured in Law Practice Today

Insight Michael Moradzadeh Michael Moradzadeh · March 20, 2018
Michael Moradzadeh role as Managing Partner and CEO of Rimon was featured by Law Practice Today, where he discussed what goes into effective management, the difficult decisions a manager has to make, and the main challenge facing law firms today. Click here to view the full interview.

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