Thomas Hardman, Jeffrey Rasmussen and Jascha Clark Elected as Shareholders

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Ray Quinney & Nebeker is pleased to announce that Thomas M. Hardman, Jeffrey S. Rasmussen, and Jascha K. Clark have been elected Shareholders of the Firm. Thomas M. Hardman is a member of the Firm’s Intellectual Property Section.  As a registered patent attorney and electrical engineer, his practice emphasizes domestic and international patent procurement for… Read more »

States Working on Plans for The Regional Haze Program’s Second Planning Period

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2/4/2020 The Clean Air Act (“CAA”) requires the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) to monitor and address visibility in national parks and wilderness areas. Visibility impairment in national parks and wilderness areas is called “regional haze,” and the EPA’s program to address this issue is called the “Regional Haze Program.” The Regional Haze Program requires the… Read more »

RQN Client Receives Significant Award in CFTC Whistleblower Case

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RQN attorney, Mark Pugsley, successfully represented a client in an $11 million CFTC whistleblower case.  In Commodity Future Trading Commission v. Tallinex, Ltd, et al., the defendants were ordered to pay nearly $10.3 million in restitution to defrauded U.S. customers and a civil penalty of $760,000.  The Order also permanently prohibits Tallinex and General Trader Fulfillment (GTF), a Nevada… Read more »

Douglas Monson Named Utah State Bar’s Banking and Finance Law “2019 Lawyer of the Year”

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The Utah State Bar Banking and Finance Law Section recently named RQN attorney Douglas M. Monson the “2019 Banking and Finance Law Lawyer of the Year.”   Mr. Monson has been a member of the Firm’s Banking and Financial Institutions Section since 1982.  He has extensive experience with commercial loan documentation projects involving numerous multi-million dollar… Read more »

Skye Lazaro Successfully Defends Utah State Quarterback Jordan Love

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1/23/2020Congratulations to RQN attorney, Skye Lazaro in her successful representation of Utah State quarterback and prospective 2020 NFL draft pick, Jordan Love.  In a story covered by the Salt Lake Tribune, the judge has dismissed the possession charges brought against Jordan Love.  Ms. Lazaro has maintained her client’s innocence from the beginning and is very… Read more »

Basics of Nonprofit Corporation Law

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1/16/2020 RQN attorney, Bruce L. Olson’s, recent article, Basics of Nonprofit Corporation Law, published in the Jan/Feb 2020 issue of the Utah Bar Journal, discusses selected state law and tax features of nonprofit corporations with which every Utah tax professional should be familiar and that will be useful to nonprofit corporation boards, donors, and service… Read more »