Investor Defenders have posted a new article. Asset Allocation – The Life Raft in a Stock Market Storm Stock market decline should not rattle investors who are properly asset allocated. Asset allocation as a predictor of stock performance. The recent plunge in the stock market is grabbing headlines and making investors anxious. Be sure to […]
Investor Defenders have posted a new article. FINRA Arbitration 101 Securities attorney Robert S. Banks, Jr. traveled to Salem, Oregon today to discuss FINRA arbitration with a select group of regulators at the Department of Finance and Corporate Securities (DFCS). Banks’ presentation detailed the arbitration process from start to finish. Be sure to check their website for […]
Congratulations to SYK attorney Victoria Blachly. Her article “Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act: What UFADAA Know” was recently published in Probate & Property, a Publication of the Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section. Her article explores the issues that arise when a family member passes away, or becomes incapacitated, in an increasingly […]
“In November 1998, Oregon voters approved Ballot Measure 67, which allowed the medical use of marijuana within specified limits. The following year the Oregon Medical Marijuana Program was created to administer the registration program. As a result, there are currently approximately 230 medical marijuana dispensaries approved (by the Oregon Health Authority) for operation in Oregon.” […]
Our client, Couture Cocktails, Inc. is producing a line of premium classic bottled cocktails. Watch the Couture Cocktails interview on KOIN about their Straight Up Manhattans! Look for them in your local liquor store. Learn more on www.couturecocktails.net & www.facebook.com/drinkcouturecocktails.
Samuels Yoelin Kantor LLP is pleased to announce that Valerie Sasaki has been promoted to Partner in the firm. Since joining Samuels Yoelin Kantor in 2012, Ms. Sasaki has specialized in jurisdictional tax consulting, business tax and planning issues, and other corporate matters. We are so happy to have her intellect, creativity and heart to […]
The article, titled “Estate Planning in a Digital World,” focuses on the Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act (Oregon Senate Bill 369), Virtual Asset Instruction Letters (VAIL), and understanding what happens to your digital life after you pass
In the U.S., 2.6 million people die every year. How many had their affairs in order? How many left passwords and instructions for dealing with their online accounts and information?
As trustees, personal representatives, or family and loved ones left behind, how does one go about locating, accessing or managing important digital assets, such as electronic financial statements, digital family photos bequeathed to relatives, or wrapping up an online business?
Samuels Yoelin Kantor partner named 2015 Woman of Influence by Portland Business Journal. PBJ says, “When selecting honorees who’ll be feted at our Women of Influence events, we typically look for pros with business savvy, energy and an eye toward community service.” SYK’s Victoria Blachly fits that bill.
Come listen to an intriguing panel discussion on digital rights, digital privacy, net neutrality and more. Special guests will include: – Stuart Kaplan, Emeritus Assoc. Prof. of Rhetoric & Media Studies, L&C College & Member, ACLU OR Board of Dir. – Bill Giard, Principal Engineer, PDIT Organization and lead’s Intel IT’s Software and Application – […]