FCC repeals net neutrality rules; at least 2 state AGs plan to challenge

GET READY TO PAY MORE   At least two state attorneys general announced they will join a multistate lawsuit challenging Thursday’s decision by the Federal Communications Commission to repeal net neutrality rules requiring internet providers to provide equal access to apps and websites. The 3-2 vote allows internet providers to speed up, slow down, block or charge for access to websites, report the Washington Post, Politico, the New York Times, USA Today and Law360 (sub. req.). The rule would allow … Continued

A SAD DAY ON BLUEBERRY HILL

Fats Domino dead at 89, medical examiner’s office says – CNN Antoine “Fats” Domino, a titan of early rock ‘n’ roll whose piano-based hits — such as “Ain’t That a Shame,” “Blueberry Hill” and “Blue Monday” — influenced artists including Paul McCartney and Randy Newman, died Tuesday, an official said. Domino passed away due to natural causes, according to Mark Bone, chief investigator with the Jefferson Parish Medical Examiner’s office in Louisiana. He was 89. Fats Domino dead at 89, … Continued

Three Reasons To Use A Professional For Estate Administration

  “Being named executor of an estate places many legal and fiduciary responsibilities on that person. An executor must wrap up the decedent’s affairs, arrange for the payment of any income and estate taxes, and distribute the assets of the estate,” explains Pat Rufolo, Chairman of the Private Client Services Group, McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, LLP. “In most cases, people choose a loved one or family member to serve as executor. Unfortunately, I have seen executors make mistakes during … Continued

Why Nonprofits Should Weigh In on Proposals to Repeal Estate Tax – Non Profit News For Nonprofit Organizations | Nonprofit Quarterly

  Charites benefit from the estate tax because bequest gifts are not subject to it, creating an even stronger reason to leave a charitable bequest gift. Of course, individuals leave bequest gifts for many reasons, even if they are not subject to the estate tax. For example, one might be able to donate more at death to honor a cause or a charity one supported in life. Some people prefer to leave a bequest gift out of fear of running … Continued

Windows 10 Creator’s Edition

Due to be pushed out this week. If you don’t want it or are afraid to install go into your windows settings and set it to defer upgrades or switch to the business channel.