Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co.http://www.weltman.com/?t=39&format=xml&stylesheet=rss&directive=0&records=15en-us30 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0800firmwisehttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssIndependent Audit Verifies Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA's Internal Controls and Processes and Information Security Control Structurehttp://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=64391&format=xml&p=7735WWR a full-service creditors' rights law firm now in its 87th year of client service, announced today that it has completed its SOC 1 Type II, SOC 2 Type II, and ISO 27001 audits. These audits verify that Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA has the proper internal controls, processes, and information security control structure in place to deliver high quality services to its clients.Firm News17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=64391&format=xml&p=7735Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA Managing Partner Scott S. Weltman Celebrates 25 Years with the Firmhttp://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=63950&format=xml&p=7735Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA (WWR), a full-service creditors' rights law firm now in its 87th year of client service, is celebrating Managing Partner Scott S. Weltman today for the milestone achievement of 25 years with the firm.Firm News02 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=63950&format=xml&p=7735A Primer on Bounced Check Penalties Available Under Ohio Civil Lawhttp://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=63920&format=xml&p=7735Many business owners have dealt with the frustration of being paid with a check that bounces due to insufficient funds in the customer's bank account. This is particularly heinous when the check was used to pay for goods or services already performed. If the business owner is lucky, the bounced check was accidental and is cleared up immediately. But what if the customer doesn't pay? What if they stop returning phone calls and emails?Insights02 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=63920&format=xml&p=7735Amendments to Wisconsin Foreclosure Law Shorten Redemption Periods and Modify Procedures for Abandoned Propertieshttp://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=63764&format=xml&p=7735Significant changes have been made to redemption periods for Wisconsin non-commercial mortgages executed on or after April 27, 2016, in addition to modifications to the procedures for the sale of abandoned properties. The impacted area of state law went into effect on the same date in 2016 through enactment of 2015 Wisconsin Act 376.Advisories23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=63764&format=xml&p=7735Lending Institution Hit with $375,000 Penalty for Violating Federal Bankruptcy Rulehttp://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=61459&format=xml&p=7735According to Federal Bankruptcy Rule 3002.1, holders of secured claims on a Chapter 13 debtor's primary residence are required to file a detailed notice with the court for recovery of all post-petition fees, expenses and charges it seeks to recover from the debtor. The purpose of this requirement is "to promote further transparency and more emphatically safeguard debtors' fresh starts."Advisories07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=61459&format=xml&p=7735Seven Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA Attorneys Named to the 2017 List of Ohio Super Lawyers & Rising Starshttp://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=61437&format=xml&p=7735Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA, a full-service creditors’ rights law firm, is pleased to announce that seven of the firm’s attorneys have been named to the 2017 lists of Ohio Super Lawyers and Ohio Rising Stars.Firm News05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=61437&format=xml&p=7735Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA Shareholder Selected to Serve on Chester Township Board of Zoning Appealshttp://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=61070&format=xml&p=7735Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA, a full-service creditors' rights law firm, congratulates Shareholder Charles G. Pona for being selected to serve on the Chester Township Board of Zoning Appeals as an alternate board member.Firm News10 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=61070&format=xml&p=7735Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA Shareholder Stuart A. Best Elected to Board of Directors for Children's Leukemia Foundation of Michiganhttp://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=60800&format=xml&p=7735Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA, a full-service creditors' rights law firm, is pleased to announce that Shareholder Stuart A. Best has been elected to serve as a member of the board of directors for the Children's Leukemia Foundation of Michigan.Firm News03 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=60800&format=xml&p=7735Lenders May Recover Excess Bid Money Following Michigan Appellate Court Decisionhttp://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=60455&format=xml&p=7735Typically when a property is entering foreclosure, it is sold at auction at a sheriff's sale. Lending institutions, such as banks, hope to recover money lost when the borrower stopped making payments on their mortgage. Usually the lender will set the opening bid at either the balance of the loan, or the fair market value of the property, whichever is less.Advisories25 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=60455&format=xml&p=7735Mindful Planning and Management Can Yield Municipality Internship Program Successhttp://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=60332&format=xml&p=7735Student interns are becoming increasingly popular at all levels of government. Hiring an intern sounds like a win-win situation - the municipality gets an enthusiastic, educated and engaged worker for little-to-no expense, while a student gains the chance to explore a potential career field in a meaningful way. However, local government officials should proceed cautiously when deciding whether or not to hire an intern.Insights18 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=60332&format=xml&p=7735