Articles

Health Care Client Alert – April 2021
Since 2014, the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) has provided government subsidies towards the cost of individual health insurance coverage purchased through the health insurance Marketplace (HealthCare.gov).
Employee Benefits Client Alert – March 2021
Since 2014, the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) has provided government subsidies towards the cost of individual health insurance coverage purchased through the health insurance Marketplace (HealthCare.gov).
Income and Estate Tax Planning: What to Expect from the Biden Administration
Ellis Pretlow was featured as a panelist in Virginia Lawyers Weekly's webinar Income and Estate Tax Planning: What to Expect from the Biden Administration on April 17, 2021.
Employment Law Alert – D.C. Clamps Down on Non-Compete Provisions and Practices
On January 11, 2021, Muriel Bowser, Mayor of the District of Columbia, signed the Ban on Non-Compete Agreements Amendment Act of 2020 (the “BNAAA” or the “Act”)
Employment Law Alert – Virginia’s New Minimum Wage
Barring any last-minute gubernatorial intervention, Virginia’s minimum wage will rise to $9.50 per hour on May 1, 2021.

Press Releases

Chenxi Lu Joins Kaufman & Canoles
Kaufman & Canoles, P.C. is pleased to announce that Chenxi Lu has joined the firm as Of Counsel in the Norfolk office. Ms. Lu is a member of the Commercial, Mergers, Acquisitions & Strategic Alliances, and Business Tax practice groups.
Vincent J. Mastracco Jr. Named to 50 Most Influential Virginians 2021 List by Virginia Business Magazine
Kaufman & Canoles is pleased to announce that Vincent J. Mastracco Jr. was named in the 2021 Heavy Hitters List of the 50 Most Influential Virginians by Virginia Business Magazine.
Kaufman & Canoles Expands Business Law Practice to Raleigh
Kaufman & Canoles is pleased to announce it has expanded its business law practice to Raleigh. The firm, with more than a 100-year history in Virginia, has hired Frank A. Hirsch as a senior attorney to lead the expansion into North Carolina.
Nicole J. Harrell Selected as Fellow of the Virginia Law Foundation
Kaufman & Canoles is pleased to announce that Nicole J. Harrell has been selected by the Virginia Law Foundation to its Fellows Class of 2021. 
Ellis H. Pretlow and Laura Dickson Rixey Elected Members at Kaufman & Canoles
Kaufman & Canoles is pleased to announce that Ellis H. Pretlow and Laura Dickson Rixey have been elected Members at the firm.