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Deirdre Burke

Publication: Supreme Court to Decide the Plain Meaning of Retirement Funds

An article by Michael Herz and Deirdre Burke published in the American Bankruptcy Institute Journal explores the ambiguity of whether retirement funds inherited by debtors from non-spouses are exemptable under BAPCPA.

Publication: Too Hot To Cybersquat

For a franchisor dedicated to preserving the integrity of its trademarks and policing their use, a terminated franchisee’s unauthorized use of trademarks presents a public relations nightmare and possibly a challenge to the franchisor’s control over the use of its proprietary marks.