CMM Legal Blog

Perils of Joint Bank Accounts in Estate Planning

By: Martin Glass, Esq.

Posted: July 17th, 2019

Tags: ,

Many of my senior clients want to be able to transfer their assets to their children in the simplest and […]

Read More

In Defense of Lawyers

By: David Green, Esq.

Posted: July 17th, 2019

Tags: ,

Do you know any good lawyer jokes?  Yes?  Ok, ok I get it.  You don’t need to keep going.  I […]

Read More

Estate Planning and Digital Assets

By: Martin Glass, Esq.

Posted: July 1st, 2019

Tags: , ,

When you consider your estate planning, you might think the existence of a simple Will is all you need to […]

Read More

The Difference between Employees and Independent Contractors, and Why All Businesses Should Know It

By: Christine Malafi, Esq.

Posted: July 1st, 2019

Tags: ,

Many companies employ independent contractors to supplement their workforce. By using independent contractors, businesses can minimize expenses from health insurance […]

Read More

Foreign Corporations are Not Subject to New York State Jurisdiction Merely by Registering to Do Business in the State

By: Jeff Basso, Esq.

Posted: June 26th, 2019

Tags:

An issue that comes up frequently at the outset of litigation is how to obtain jurisdiction over a foreign corporation. […]

Read More

Intellectual Property Concerns for Businesses Using Social Media

Posted: June 24th, 2019

Tags: ,

The internet has become a powerful presence in our lives, especially in how we use it to communicate. Social media […]

Read More

Long Island’s Aerospace Industry: 50 Years on from Apollo 11

Posted: June 21st, 2019

Tags:

By Michelle Toscano This year marks the 50th anniversary of NASA’s Apollo 11 moon landing, an event of particular significance […]

Read More

ADA Accessibility for Websites

By: Christine Malafi, Esq.

Posted: June 14th, 2019

Tags: ,

The Internet has become a necessity for the marketing and promotion of businesses, services, and merchandise. An evolving legal issue […]

Read More

The RISE Act: Suffolk County Bans Inquiring About Salary History

By: Arthur Yermash, Esq.

Posted: June 13th, 2019

Tags:

Suffolk County employers, take note: effective June 30, 2019, employers in the county will be barred from asking about a […]

Read More

Court of Appeals Holds Tenant’s Waiver of Right to Seek Declaratory Judgment Enforceable

By: Patrick McCormick, Esq.

Posted: May 15th, 2019

Tags: , ,

On May 7, 2019, the Court of Appeals in 159 MP Corp. v Redbridge Bedford, LLC, 2019 WL 1995526, agreed […]

Read More