Blog

lawyer signing paper

New Laws Regarding Who Can Own Law Firms

September 14, 2020 by Leave your thoughts

It’s commonly thought that only lawyers can own law firms, and for decades that’s been true. But recent changes in Arizona and Utah have bucked the system, partly in response  to calls for criminal justice reforms. Arizona has earned the title as the first state to allow non-lawyers to own law firms and Utah followed shortly after with a range...

Read More 🡒






daca ruling

Supreme Court Upholds DACA

July 20, 2020 by Leave your thoughts

Active duty military. Nurses. IT wizards. Students. DACA recipients are all of these and more. They’re people who came to America illegally, but not on their own accord. Their parents wanted them to have a better life, a brighter future. While some in congress have been fighting against this resilient group, June 18 marked a victory for them and immigration...

Read More 🡒



qualified immunity

What is qualified immunity?

June 11, 2020 by Leave your thoughts

The murder of George Floyd sparked massive protests across the nation.  Protestors are loudly speaking out against police violence. The issue is deep and longstanding. There are no simple answers or quick fixes. One idea that reformers keep bringing up is to get rid of “qualified immunity.” It sounds confusing so we want to take a moment to break it...

Read More 🡒



Covid-19 Infection and Worker’s Compensation

May 5, 2020 by Leave your thoughts

Does Worker’s Compensation Cover Covid-19? Many people have been asking whether worker’s compensation covers a Covid-19 infection. The Covid-19 impact on workers has varied widely. Some have been able to work from home while barely missing a beat. Others have jobs where interacting with the public is necessary. Restaurants and retail stores laid off many. But some industries never shut...

Read More 🡒












Cohen & Winters COVID-19 response

The Cohen & Winters COVID-19 Response

March 16, 2020 by Leave your thoughts

March. 27th Update: The New Hampshire state courts have extended the orders described below until at least May 4th. Stay safe! The COVID-19 virus is dramatically impacting every aspect of life, including our families, clients, and employees. Cohen & Winters is well-positioned to continue work remotely. As the health experts suggest, we are closing our physical office for the time...

Read More 🡒



are you prepared for the unexpected

Estate Planning at Cohen & Winters

March 11, 2020 by Leave your thoughts

Is your family prepared for the unexpected? 1. Why Trust Cohen & Winters 2. What is estate planning? 3. Is estate planning for you? 4. Common Estate Planning Mistakes 5. What to Expect 6. Introductory Offer and Pricing What do Prince, Aretha Franklin, Philip Seymour Hoffman, and James Gandolfini have in common? Aside being some of the most successful artists...

Read More 🡒