Programming note – Our firm’s name changed to Shaw Law Group PC effective 1/1.  Please check out our new website at  

For those of you who suffer through our blog, we changed our URL address to  We THINK that the old mailing list has been successfully transferred.  If not, you can sign up at (to the right of this post).  If you prefer, you can read our posts on Twitter at @ShawLawTweets.  Snapface or chatbook is coming soon, or something.

Again, thanks to everyone who made Shaw Valenza LLP a success for 10.5 years.  The Shaw Valenza blog is archived and searchable in the link to the right.