What to do about Wikileaks Depends on Whether You’re a Kantian or Millian

“Act that your principle of action might safely be made a law for the whole world.” – Immanuel Kant – “A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his…

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Tax Court Says Price Waterhouse Sold it’s Professional Tax Opinion for $800,000

In Canal Corp. v. Commissioner, 135 T.C. No. 9 (Aug. 5, 2010), the Tax Court found a corporation liable for a $37 million accuracy-related penalty under §6662(a) even though it had obtained a tax opinion from Price Waterhouse Coopers…

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Lawyer Suspended for Having Consensual Sex with Client

A Twitter friend named Bill Yates alerted me to an interesting article titled 10 Things Your Lawyer Won’t Tell You by Brigid McMenamin of SmartMoney. Here’s number 7: Since 2002, when the ABA . . . stated that…

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