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  • Chehardy Sherman Williams among
    Chehardy Sherman Williams among "Best Law Firms" in U.S.

    Chehardy Sherman Williams has been listed to The U.S. News – Best Lawyers ® “Best Law Firms” list for 2015! The firm is ranked as a Tier 1 Law Firm in the New Orleans metropolitan area for our work in ...

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  • Chehardy Sherman Williams featured in
    Chehardy Sherman Williams featured in "Gambit Weekly"

    In the October 21, 2014 issue of Gambit Weekly , reporter Andrea Blumenstein sits down with partners Lawrence Chehardy and David Sherman to discuss the firm’s history, its expansive list of practice ...

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  • How Social Media Influences Hiring Decisions
    How Social Media Influences Hiring Decisions

    Employers’ use of social media in hiring decisions presents a host of conundrums for employees and employers alike, as it blurs the line between personal life and work. Nevertheless, social media has ...

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  • Severance Payments and Taxes - A Dilemma Solved
    Severance Payments and Taxes - A Dilemma Solved

    Earlier this year, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments concerning a tax refund request that has approximately $1 million in value. At issue is whether severance payments to workers who were ...

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  • Stretch IRAs
    Stretch IRAs

    IRAs have become one of the largest single assets owned by many individuals. Roll-overs from pensions and 401(k) plans have combined with a booming stock market to leave many people with large ...

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  • Hobby Income & Losses for Musicians
    Hobby Income & Losses for Musicians

    In New Orleans, we are blessed with a rich concentration of artists, many of whom have attained worldwide recognition. Many of the artists who form the backbone of our entertainment and tourism ...

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