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What to expect after President Biden’s executive order on Bitcoin

Joseph Stafford is a partner at the law firm Wilson Elser and provides advice to clients in the practice areas of Intellectual Property, Regulatory Compliance, and Enterprise/D&O Risk Management. By signing an Executive Order (EO) on cryptocurrencies, President Biden signaled an openness to the potentially positive impacts of technology. This is an important and encouraging…
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What to expect after President Biden’s executive order on Bitcoin

Joseph Stafford is a partner at the law firm Wilson Elser and provides advice to clients in the practice areas of Intellectual Property, Regulatory Compliance, and Enterprise/D&O Risk Management. By signing an Executive Order (EO) on cryptocurrencies, President Biden signaled an openness to the potentially positive impacts of technology. This is an important and encouraging…
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Berkshire and Buffett have 5 words for sellers who want their money: “Take it or leave it”

As fans flock to Omaha, Neb this weekend. for Berkshire Hathaway’s annual shareholder meeting hosted by Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett, you might be wondering what it’s all about. The answer: unique mystique. Buffett and Berkshire BRK.A, +0.44% BRK.B, +0.51% stand out in the corporate world with a combination of unusual practices and styles that…
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My stepfather is dead. He inherited my late mother’s estate and always said he would take care of us in his will. How do you approach this issue tactfully with your children?

Dear Quentin, My ex-stepfather passed away a month ago. He was married to my mom in Nevada when he died 21 years ago. During their marriage, she gave him quite a bit of money from her retirement fund to buy and maintain properties he owned. When she died, her assets – including her pension and…
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