2015 Small Business Tax Update

2015 Small Business Tax Update In the height of the economic downturn, Congress enacted several temporary tax incentives to spur economic growth.  Congress votes yearly whether to extend these incentives, make them permanent, or let them expire.  This year, several incentives were kept and some were allowed to expire.  This article provides general information on… Read more »

Jason McGrath Interviewed Regarding Internet Security for Law Firms and their Clients

Jason McGrath Interviewed Regarding Internet Security for Law Firms and their Clients Law firms warned to be vigilant against cybercrime – The Charlotte Business Journal Jan 30, 2015 – The N.C. State Bar released ethics opinions about cybersecurity, and … so they can be more efficient,” says Jason McGrath,  partner at McGrath & Spielberger . .… Read more »

Jason McGrath Quoted in Story About NASCAR Hall of Fame Loans

Jason McGrath Quoted in Story About NASCAR Hall of Fame Loans Investing in NASCAR: What Could Go Wrong? – CityLab (www.citylab.com/design/2015/01/investing-in-nascar-what…/384363/)  City Lab, a division of The Atlantic, Jan 12, 2015 – Yet, as highlighted by a recent Charlotte Observer editorial, the project’s … Jason McGrath, a Charlotte attorney experienced in real-estate … (full story linked above… Read more »

Your Opinions Regarding WF & BOA Waiving More Than $10 Million in Debt for City of Charlotte’s NASCAR Hall of Fame Loans

Your Opinions Regarding WF & BOA Waiving More Than $10 Million in Debt for City of Charlotte’s NASCAR Hall of Fame Loans? McGrath & Spielberger, PLLC provides legal services in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Tennessee. The firm offers full scale representation, as well as limited scope services, as appropriate for the situation.… Read more »

Wells Fargo Foreclosures – the Grinch Methodology

Foreclosures: Does Wells Fargo use ‘How the Grinch Stole Christmas’ as its Foreclosure Manual? Attorney Jason McGrath describes how, due to its improper foreclosure, loss mitigation / mortgage relief, and loan servicing practices, Wells Fargo is a lot like the Grinch who stole Christmas. WF could do much better if it cared to, but instead… Read more »

Your Business Law Dispute & the College Football Playoffs – Who Controls Your Destiny

Your Business Law Dispute and the College Football Playoffs – Who Controls Your Destiny? In this video, business law attorney Jason McGrath discusses what the college football playoffs and your legal case have in common, and some of the advantages and disadvantages of a lawsuit versus a negotiated settlement. Whether it’s a business law dispute or… Read more »

Mortgage Loan Servicers – Illegal Delays and Denials of Modification and Loss Mitigation

Mortgage Loan Servicers –  Illegal Delays & Denials of Modification & Loss Mitigation Large mortgage loan servicers often illegally delay & deny modification & other loss mitigation / mortgage relief attempts. In this video, attorney Jason McGrath discusses some of these issues. We hope that you find this video helpful. While we do assist clients… Read more »

National Estate Planning Awareness Week

It is National Estate Planning Awareness Week and the American Bar Association is helping to raise awareness of the need for estate planning with a FREE webinar for the non-lawyer public called Estate Planning: How to Get Going and Why Not to Do It Yourself. It will be on Thursday, October 23, at 1:00 p.m.… Read more »

Social Security Disability: The Two Types of Programs Available

“Social Security Disability” is used generally by people to refer to programs in place at the federal level that allow you to receive benefits to support yourself when you are suffering from a disability and are unable to obtain gainful employment due to that disability. In reality, there are two distinct programs run by the… Read more »

Attorney Jason McGrath reappointed to the City of Charlotte Civil Service Board

Attorney Jason McGrath of McGrath & Spielberger, who serves as the Chair of the City of Charlotte Civil Service Board, was recently reappointed to the Board for another three year term. The Board has certain quasi-judicial authority over Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Dept and Charlotte Fire Dept. Mr. McGrath’s legal practice focuses on business law matters (including… Read more »