Mit Winter Quoted in Kansas City Star Article Focused on State Laws Allowing College Athletes to Receive Name, Image, and Likeness Compensation

Mit Winter Quoted in Kansas City Star Article Focused on State Laws Allowing College Athletes to Receive Name, Image, and Likeness Compensation

Starting July 1, college athletes in a number of states will be able to be paid for the use of their names, images, and likenesses.  To ensure that their universities won’t be left behind in recruiting, states are rushing to pass their own laws allowing college athlete NIL compensation. Kennyhertz Perry’s Mit Winter recently discussed

Mit Winter Quoted in Article Discussing Tax and Liability Issues Relating to College Athlete Name, Image, and Likeness Compensation

Mit Winter Quoted in Article Discussing Tax and Liability Issues Relating to College Athlete Name, Image, and Likeness Compensation

College athletes will soon be able to be paid by third parties for the use of their names, images, and likenesses (NILs).  Imagine college athletes appearing in commercials, being paid for autographs, and being paid for making sponsored social media posts.  This new source of revenue will create a number of issues that college athletes

Kennyhertz Perry Selected as Best in Securities Law – Missouri by The Global Business Insight Awards

Kennyhertz Perry Selected as Best in Securities Law – Missouri by The Global Business Insight Awards

The 2021 Global Business Insight Awards celebrates business leadership, innovation in finance and investment and sector success across all seven continents of the world. These annual awards are an example of the very best the essential and competitive industry has to offer. Each winner is carefully selected by the corporate community and judged in a

Arthur Chaykin Selected as a 2021 Top Rated Lawyer in Intellectual Property Law

Arthur Chaykin Selected as a 2021 Top Rated Lawyer in Intellectual Property Law

Kennyhertz Perry attorney, Arthur Chaykin, was recently listed as one of the Top-Rated Lawyers in Intellectual Property Law from the May 2021 issue of The American Lawyer. Arthur has over forty years of experience as a litigator, advisor, in-house lawyer, and law professor. Currently, Arthur represents clients on trademark matters, copyright cases, patent and inventorship

KCMBA’s 48th Annual Bench-Bar & Boardroom Conference Honors Stacey Janssen as Distinguished Counselor

KCMBA’s 48th Annual Bench-Bar & Boardroom Conference Honors Stacey Janssen as Distinguished Counselor

Kennyhertz Perry, LLC is proud to announce that Stacey Janssen has been named a 2021 BBBC Award Winner as Distinguished Counselor by the KCMBA. Stacey brings more than 30 years of experience in elder law, estate planning, special needs planning, trust litigation, social security disability, patient’s rights, Medicaid, Medicare on behalf of families, senior citizens,

Ben Tompkins Named to POWER List for Tax Attorneys by Missouri Lawyers Weekly

Ben Tompkins Named to POWER List for Tax Attorneys by Missouri Lawyers Weekly

Kennyhertz Perry, LLC is pleased to announce that Missouri Lawyers Weekly recently named Ben Tompkins to its 2021 “POWER LIST” for tax law.  After interviewing attorneys around Missouri and consulting Missouri Lawyers Weekly’s archives, the publication’s editorial team included Ben on its list of “the 26 most powerful tax attorneys in Missouri.”   Missouri Lawyers Weekly

NextAdvisor Features Braden Perry in How Regulation Z Protects You from Predatory Lending Practices Article

NextAdvisor Features Braden Perry in How Regulation Z Protects You from Predatory Lending Practices Article

NextAdvisor spoke with Braden Perry, among other experts, regarding Regulation Z and how it applies to credit cards and other types of loans. Regulation Z, also known as the Truth in Lending Act, requires disclosures whenever consumers obtain certain types of loans, including mortgages, home equity loans, private student loans, home equity lines of credit,

Is Delta-8 THC Legal?

Is Delta-8 THC Legal?

Delta-8 tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the hottest new hemp derivative, offering incredible commercial promise. But is it legal? The answer, as is usually the case with cannabis questions, is complex, particularly at the federal level. Arguably, all hemp-derived Delta-8 THC falls within the definition of “hemp” from the 2018 Farm Bill, and is therefore legal to

Braden Perry Featured in Bullish Article on How Non-Fungible Tokens Will Change the Future of Cannabis

Braden Perry Featured in Bullish Article on How Non-Fungible Tokens Will Change the Future of Cannabis

Non-fungible tokens, or NFTs, are generating a lot of money and media hype right now through the overlapping of crypto and cannabis. It’s an exciting commodity and straddles the illicit and regulated markets, legal in some places, outlawed in others. In a recent article, Bullish spoke with Braden Perry, among other weed experts, about the

Braden Perry Featured in Blockworks Article – “In a World of Tokens, Who Needs Coin?”

Braden Perry Featured in Blockworks Article – “In a World of Tokens, Who Needs Coin?”

Coinbase, the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the US, hit the public market through a direct listing of 114,850,769 shares on the NASDAQ with an initial valuation of $100 billion. For many investors, jumping into this market happened a long time ago through sales of centralized exchange tokens. Binance’s BNB and FTX’s FTT are just a