David J. Shakow (Pennsylvania), A Concrete Shoe for Brand X?, 135 Tax Notes 651 (Apr. 30, 2012): The Supreme Court’s decision in Home Concrete raises new questions about the deference to be given to administrative pronouncements that conflict with prior judicial decisions. Unfortunately, the opinions of a divided Court leave...
In a July 21, 2014, decision, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court held that a murder/suicide inside a house did not constitute a material defect that had to be disclosed to a buyer (Milliken v. Jacano). The Court indicated that it would ... Read Post
Patrick J. Smith (Ivins, Phillips & Barker, Washington, D.C.), What We Didn't Learn from Home Concrete, 135 Tax Notes 1625 (June 25, 2012): The Supreme Court’s recent decision in Home Concrete was disappointing in every respect exce... Read Post
David J. Shakow (Pennsylvania), Who’s Afraid of the APA?, 134 Tax Notes 825 (Feb. 13, 2012): The Supreme Court’s decision in Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research v. United States means that tax practitioners must be mo... Read Post