Kaufman and Canoles



Navigating the "Federal Courts Jurisdiction and Venue Clarification Act of 2011"
Kristan Burch was recently featured in the Winter 2013 issue of Litigation News, 'Navigating the 'Federal Courts Jurisdiction and Venue Clarification Act of 2011. ''
By Kristan B. Burch and Litigation

The Far-Reaching and Unintended Consequences of the State Corporation Commission’s Newly Granted Authority to Void Transactions Between Entities That Are “Substantially the Same” Pursuant to H.B. 2102 (2013)
This article will highlight the unintended consequences of the amendment to Virginia Code Section 8.9A-516.
By Robert C. Goodman Jr. and Laura Dickson Rixey

Title Insurance Client Alert - New Favorable Virginia Equitable Subrogation Decision
The attached favorable decision rendered on November 19, 2013 provides a much-needed boost to the doctrine of equitable subrogation, which has been under siege in Virginia federal and state courts in recent years
By Daniel F. Basnight, James L. Windsor and Real Estate Claims & Title Insurance Solutions

Health Insurance Marketplace Subsidies Workshop, December 2-4, 2013
John M. Peterson recently conducted a series of Health Insurance Markeplace Subsidies workshops.
By John M. Peterson and ESOPs & Employee Benefits

CUSO Legal Update - Reporting Requirements
On November 21, 2013, the NCUA Board implemented changes to the regulations governing federally insured credit unions’ obligations when involved with a credit union service organization (“CUSO”). 
By E. Andrew Keeney and Erin Deal

Smithfield Sale Could Spur More Chinese Investment
Brad Haneberg was recently quoted by NBC 12 Richmond regarding the Smithfield Foods buyout.
By Corporate & Public Finance

Credit Union Legal Update - November 2013
Sweepstakes are increasing in popularity with credit unions as key marketing tools. 
By Stephen E. Story and Lender Representation