23October, 2008

Business Tactics during an Economic Downturn

It appears that these tough economic times are here for a while. How this impacts solo and small firms depends upon the diversity of the firm’s client base and practice areas, the firm’s existing financial management, and whether the firm strategically plans for the future. These issues were widely discussed at the ABA Law Practice […]

13October, 2008

FDIC Temporarily Increases Insurance Limits to $250,000

Following my most recent post “Financial Meltdown: Taking Care of Your Client’s Money” Congress acted to temporarily increase deposit insurance coverage limits to $250,000. The change was effective as of October 3, 2008 and continues through December 31, 2009. The coverage is provided through the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) which is an independent agency […]