I am happy to announce my recent election to the Board of Directors of the Foreign Press Association ("FPA")! I also will be serving as Treasurer for FPA - a role I formerly played at the Queens Legal Services Corporation for a few years, and also for the New York State Bar Association's Corporate Counsel Section (before I eventually served as Chairman for 2016).
Founded in 1918, the Foreign Press Association (“FPA-USA”), is the pre-eminent non-go...
I am always on the lookout for new quality colleagues on whom I can rely on for good advice and support.
Recently, at a networking function, I was fortunate enough to meet Barbara Bilello (right) who was kind enough to invite me to the grand opening of the NYC office of Regent Atlantic, a financial planning firm. That's where I also met Cynthia Aiken (Left), as well as several other fine folks. I definitely am looking forward to seeing more tales...
In August, I was pleased to travel to New Haven with client Hazel Alvarado, Founder of Whiskey with Me, to assist her in a project for the Bartender Journey Podcast.
The Bartender Journey Podcast, was chosen by BevSpot as a top 10 industry pod cast, for 2017, is produced by Brian Weber. Brian was recently asked to be part of a panel at the industry’s largest conference in New Orleans that draws approximately 20,000 attendees and generates over $...
I'm pleased to announce continued improvements to the Laner Legal website for your viewing ease and pleasure. Ok, "pleasure" might be a strong word, but hey, I try to make it as much fun as anyone can make business, law and legal studies. Here are some of the recent improvements:
New Pages: As you may have noticed, in the last year, I added to the website, two new pages (Clients, and Videos).
Revised Formatting: I also have made several ch...
On July 11, 2017, I was happy to give a talk to existing and budding entrepreneurs at the NYC Game Changers Meetup.
During the conversation I went over the basics of different company structures: the solo proprietorship, the partnership, the limited liability company (LLC) and the corporation (both "C" & "S" corps).
I also talked about the kinds of questions company founders should ask themselves and their partners as soon as possible, hopefully...
I am excited to announce my office has moved to the Financial District!
This brings me closer to my financial district clients and, after many years, marks a return to one of my favorite neighborhoods ... if you are in the neighborhood, let's grab a cup of coffee and catch up!
30 Wall Street, 8th Fl
New York, NY 10005-2205
My number, email and website will remain the same.