NFA RULE CHANGES – CONFUSED YET?

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With the new Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (“ATF”) decision regarding 41P (actually it is 41F but read on) being handed down a few days ago, a lot of our current and potential clients are wondering how this will affect their existing NFA Trust, or how it will impact their desire to obtain […]

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Happy Birthday Song may not be so Happy

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According to Billboard magazine, Warner Publishing is dead set on stopping the traditional “Happy Birthday” song from entering the public domain. Many people thought it already was, so this lawsuit should clear that up. Well hopefully in time for your next birthday! http://www.billboard.com/biz/articles/news/legal-and-management/5680115/warner-music-aims-to-keep-happy-birthday-away-from Below is the full text of the article by Eriq Gardner By Eriq […]

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Where There’s A Will, There’s A Way (To Get Sued)

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At some point in their career, many attorneys are going to get this question from a family member or close friend, “Can you help me out with a will?”  Many respond in the affirmative because they feel obligated or want to help the person save money.  Often these attorneys do not practice in the area […]

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Lawyer Up or Get Your Lawyer On?

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Here is an interesting article from Consumer Reports about the effectiveness of legal “help” websites.  Using them is better than having nothing or trying to do it yourself, but it doesn’t beat the real thing.  No matter how much a person thinks their situation is similar to others and therefore can use the same forms […]

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Alvarez Legal Group named Small Business of the Year 2012

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The Alvarez Legal Group has been named the 2012 Tampa Latin Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year. The award was presented at the Chamber’s 2012 Small Business Awards Banquet highlighting local Hispanic business leaders, businesses, volunteers and non-profits. “I was sincerely surprised beyond belief.” said ALG founder Danny Alvarez, Sr. “It is really […]

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Where There’s a Will, There’s a Way

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A recent survey found that 71% of adults under the age of 34 do not have a will.  The number is not much better among aging Baby Boomers; 41% of them are without a will.  Many Americans don’t have a will because they think estate planning is too expensive, think they don’t have enough assets, […]

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