Jaburg Wilk


  • Annual Arizona Employment Lawyers Association Conference

    Kraig Marton and Jeff Silence: Speakers at the Annual Arizona Employment Lawyers Association Conference

    Kraig Marton and Jeff Silence will speak on "Strategies and Ethical Issues in Employment when the Employees Still Working"  

    When: February 24, 2018 

    Where:  Phoenix, Arizona

    To Register: Registration is open to AzELA Members registration information

    What:The Arizona … Read More

    Categories: Employment, Seminars

  • Exercise Caution When Seeking to Modify Parenting Issues in Arizona Family Law Cases

    Recently, the Arizona Court of Appeals clarified that only one parent is required to file a motion to modify legal decision-making or parenting time. In Sundstrom v. Flatt, Mother exercised sole legal decision-making authority and shared equal parenting time with Father. She filed a petition to retain sole legal decision-making, reduce … Read More

    Categories: Family Law, Article

  • Partnership Audit Rules Have Changed Under New Tax Law

    Congress enacted the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 (“BBA”) under which existing partnership audit rules have been replaced. The new BBA audit rules are broad and complex and effective for partnership tax returns filed for tax years beginning in 2018.  Under the prior audit rules, the tax liability flowed through to each partner.   Under the new … Read More

    Categories: Estate Planning, Tax, Blog

  • Getting Divorced? Helpful Tips About Social Media and Electronic Data

    Question:  I know my spouse’s passwords to their social media accounts, bank accounts and/or financial accounts, can I log into their account and get the information we need to help win my case? 

    Answer:  While this might sound like a really good idea, the answer is no. In doing so, you would likely be breaking a number of … Read More

    Categories: Family Law, Internet and Technology, Article

  • Mildly Satisfied, Still Grumpy: Grumpy Cat Prevails over Infringers

    Celebrity kitty Tardar Sauce aka “Grumpy Cat” (or, rather, the entity that owns rights to the GRUMPY CAT brand) has prevailed on its claims of breach of contract and trademark and copyright infringement against a beverage company for exceeding the scope of its license to use the brand to produce and market coffee products.

    In 2013, Grumpy Cat Limited (“GCL”), the company that owns rights … Read More

    Categories: IP Law, Blog

  • Be Authentic

    Be you. Not who you think you should be. Not what others want you to be. Be you, just you. You are not an actor or actress, you're not playing a role. If you do, you're doing yourself a disservice.   

    Less experienced people are more likely to embellish their experience or tell you they know something they don’t. They want others to think they know more than they do and have greater … Read More

    Categories: Other, Blog

  • 26th Annual Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee Mid-Year Seminar

    Nate Meyer and Micalann Pepe: Panel Moderators for 26th Annual Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee 

    Micalann Pepe will moderate for "Reasonable Settlements, Stipulated Judgments, and Primary and Excess Insurers" panel 

    What: Standard primary and excess liability policy provisions require insurer consent to any settlement for which the insurer will be obliged to pay. But insureds and … Read More

    Categories: Insurance Litigation, Seminars

  • Jaburg Wilk Partner Stephanie Fierro Named to Board

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (02/2/2018) –  Stephanie Fierro was named to the Board of Directors of Dress for Success Phoenix.  

    Fierro, a business and estate planning attorney and partner at Jaburg Wilk, said “I am very excited to join this wonderful organization as a board member.  Their mission aligns with my values of supporting and empowering women.”

    Dress for Success … Read More

    Categories: Other, News Release

  • Get Out of Your Comfort Zone

    The same old, same old is the same as becoming stagnant. Said differently: don’t be a stick in the mud! Try to do something new a couple times a year to take you out of your comfort zone. What it is depends on you.  

    Maybe it’s trying something new, like hiking or Pilates. Maybe it’s attending a class or conference on a subject that interests you but has nothing to do with your career, … Read More

    Categories: Other, Blog

  • The Potential Benefits of Divorce Mediation

    Not all divorces need to be tried in court. Divorce mediation is an alternative the parties can choose instead of litigating their divorce in family law court and having the outcome decided by a judge.  Mediation is a private process of resolving disputes by engaging a neutral third party who acts as a facilitator.  Their role is to assist the divorcing couple … Read More

    Categories: Family Law, Article