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There is nothing wrong with criticism

When I was at law school at American University Washington College of Law, I was the Executive Editor of The American Jurist, which was the student newsmagazine for my final year of law school. I wasn’t a particularly fond fan of my law school, I think they ...

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The choice is clear

I may not remember what I ate for lunch yesterday, but I remember everyone who was ever nice to me when I first started working and I remember better the ones who didn’t. I worked with a lot of people over the years and I just never wanted to be remembered a...

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You can’t be what you’re not

This summer will be Camp Ary as both of my kids had their camps canceled for the summer, thanks to t...

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Business suicide by social media post is a thing

We live through troubling times and when we live through troubling times, people act very strangely ...

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The private equity investment deal

On June 3, 2020, the Department of Labor (DOL) issued guidance stating its view that plan sponsors o...

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Business suicide by social media post is a thing

We live through troubling times and when we live through troubling times, people act very strangely ...

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They may not like answer, but it is, what it is

When it comes to my law practice, I have an open phone call policy. I entertain phone calls from fin...

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There is always room to grow

Years ago, a lot of financial advisors weren’t aware of their role as a retirement plan advisor wh...

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Saying it’s always been done that way is a cop out

My experience at law school could probably be summed up by one event. For first-year law students, t...

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It just doesn’t look right

I am always against conflict of interest, going back to the day pre-fee disclosure when producing th...