On January 1st, 2013, the United States Senate handed the government a parachute just as it was falling over the cliff.  Working into the wee hours of the morning, Senate Republicans and Democrats came to an agreement to raise taxes on individuals making more than $400,000 and married couples earning over $450,000.   View Full Post
It wasn’t easy, but it’s done. After all the bickering, posturing and pontificating, Republicans and Democrats in Congress were finally able to reach a deal they were able to agree on—or at least stomach. That deal: the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012, which neither the Senate nor House actually passed in 2012. View Full Post
We are long overdue to update you with what’s trending over on LXBN. As the year comes to a close, we have plenty of subjects lawyers across the Network are offering up commentary on with three in the title you might have expected, and a good (but ridiculous) employment law story coming out of Iowa. View Full Post