Marks Paneth Nominated for Five Awards in the New York Law Journal's 2015 Reader Rankings Survey

Marks Paneth has been nominated for the sixth consecutive year in the New York Law Journal's 2015 Reader Rankings Survey. This year, we have been nominated in five categories - a record high nomination count for the firm.

We are proud of our continued reputation for providing the legal community with world-class support.

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Keith Peterka Contributes to 2015 National Advanced Accounting and Auditing Technical Symposium

Keith Peterka, Partner-in-Charge of Marks Paneth's Professional Standards Group, presented at the 2015 American Institute of Certified Public Accountants' (AICPA) National Advanced Accounting and Auditing Technical Symposium (NAAATS), which took place in Baltimore, MD from July 13-14, 2015. The NAAATS conference is highly regarded as the AICPA's premier conference for private company accounting and auditing matters. 

Keith served as a member of the event's planning committee and presented "Liquidity Factors with Going-Concern Standard," which is acknowledged by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB). Keith serves as a member of the AICPA's Technical Issues Committee.

Marriage Ruling Brings Significant Changes for Same-sex Couples and Employers

Marriage Ruling Brings Significant Changes for Same-sex Couples and Employers

The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Obergefell v. Hodges ruled that same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry, effectively making same-sex marriage legal in all 50 states. The decision has numerous implications for the tax, estate and retirement planning of same-sex couples and will also affect some employers in states that had not previously recognized same-sex marriage.

You can download a copy of the article here.