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SALT Pet of the Month: Stop and Smell the Daisy
Posted on 31 Aug 2020 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

Meet Daisy, an adorable beagle who belongs to SALT Associate Justin Brown. Justin had always wanted a dog but was worried he never enough time to properly care for one. Working from home during the pandemic, Justin decided it was the right time to adopt... Read More

SALT Pet of the Month: A Burrito with all the fixings!
Posted on 29 Jul 2020 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

Meet Burrito! This adorable pup belongs to Kelly Moriarty, Product Manager at Stripe. Almost eight years old, Burrito is a mixed-breed pup with all the fixings. Some of those ingredients include chicken, veggies, rice, black beans, guac, sour cream and... Read More

SALT Pet of the Month: A Rae of Sunshine during Quarantine
Posted on 30 Apr 2020 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

As we continue to follow through on stay-at-home orders, Eversheds Sutherland Associate Lexi Louderback has found a new Rae of sunshine to help keep her occupied. Meet Rae, a 10-week old, golden doodle puppy. Rae was born right before the stay-at-home... Read More

SALT Pet of the Month: Marlowe Rothschild
Posted on 31 Mar 2020 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

Our newest SALT associate, Annie Rothschild , might have had to start her new job working from home, but she does get a pretty great office-mate to work alongside with because of it. Meet Marlowe, a 1.5 year-old Goldendoodle. While she’s forced to work... Read More

SALT Pets Working from Home: Whiskey the Intern
Posted on 19 Mar 2020 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

To submit your pet for our SALT Pets Working from Home series, send us a photo of your pet working from home on Twitter using #SALTPets or email saltonline@eversheds-sutherland.com . Meet Whiskey, a six-and-a-half-year-old Cavalier King Charles Spaniel... Read More

SALT Pets Working from Home: Lincoln
Posted on 18 Mar 2020 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

To submit your pet for our SALT Pets Working from Home series, send us a photo of your pet working from home on Twitter using #SALTPets or email saltonline@eversheds-sutherland.com . Lincoln is a three-month-old Bernedoodle, Bernese Mountain Dog &... Read More

SALT Pet of the Month: I Love Lucy…How About You?!
Posted on 28 Feb 2020 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

Valentine’s Day might have come and gone, but there’s still plenty of love to go around, and we just love Lucy, the adorable dog that belongs to Olga Tsipursky, Senior Manager of International Tax at Amazon. However, Lucy is still looking for her own... Read More

SALT Pet of the Month: Bo Thai or Thai Bo?
Posted on 31 Jan 2020 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

Former Tax Executives Institute (TEI) President Neil Traubenberg and his wife Joan recently added a new member to their family, Bo, a one-year-old Whoodle (Wheaton Terrier/Poodle mix). When their daughter Lauren was looking for a new dog, they brought... Read More

Pomp and Circumstance: Ruby is the Professor’s Pet
Posted on 31 Dec 2019 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

Meet Ruby, a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mix, who eight years ago became a pupil of Richard Pomp, the Alva P. Loiselle Professor of Law at UConn School of Law. While Ruby is very much the teacher’s pet, enjoying anything that gives her extra class time... Read More

SALT Pet of the Month: A Holiday Biscuit
Posted on 26 Nov 2019 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

Most kids leave cookies or biscuits for Santa, but for Beth Anne Stanford’s kids, Santa was the one who left Biscuit. Of course, we are talking about this adorable Goldendoodle, who was appropriately named for his light, fluffy and irresistible qualities... Read More

SALT Pets of the Month: An Unexpected Duo
Posted on 30 Oct 2019 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

Bingham and Angela Merklaws were never supposed to be friends. The rivalry between cats and dogs is the oldest story in the book, but somehow these two were destined for each other. Growing up in separate parts of the country, it was Casey Mock, Manager... Read More

SALT Pet of the Month: Getting the Ducks in a Row across the Pond
Posted on 26 Sep 2019 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

We interrupt our regularly scheduled SALT dog and cat programming to bring you our very first SALT duck and duckling of the month. Meet the mother-daughter duo, Natalia and Tatiana, two Muscovy ducks who could only fittingly be given Russian names. The... Read More

SALT Pet of the Month: The dog ate my homework!
Posted on 28 Aug 2019 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

Eversheds Sutherland’s newest SALT associate, Peter Hull, recently joined our New York office and brought along the latest addition to our SALT pet family, Luna. An adorable, but sometimes troublesome, two-year-old golden retriever, Luna has a knack... Read More

SALT Pet of the Month: Winston
Posted on 29 Jul 2019 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

Meet Winston, a seven-month-old English Labrador Retriever who belongs to Damian Hunt, Director – State and Local Tax at Amazon. Despite being named after a former British Prime Minister, this English Lab is more concerned with royal formalities than... Read More

SALT Pet of the Month: Winston
Posted on 29 Jul 2019 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

Meet Winston, a seven-month-old English Labrador Retriever who belongs to Damian Hunt, Director – State and Local Tax at Amazon. Despite being named after a former British Prime Minister, this English Lab is more concerned with royal formalities than... Read More

  • Blog Post: SALT Pet of the Month: Fiver

    Meet Fiver, the adorable pet rabbit belonging to Brandi Drake, Strategic Tax Senior Director at Charter Communications. Brandi and her husband Matthew volunteer at Charlotte-Mecklenburg Animal Care and Control in Charlotte, North Carolina, where they agreed to foster two rabbits, Fiver and his twin brother...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pet of the Month: Duchie

    Introducing Duchie, the family dog of Mark Swan, Vice President of Property Tax and Tax Counsel at Charter Communications. Mark, his wife Patty and their kids, Mack and Payton, are active members of the South Charlotte Dog Rescue Group, an organization that monitors kill shelters and strives to place...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pets of the Month: Gunter and Ingrid

    Meet Gunter and Ingrid, the dog duo belonging to Eversheds Sutherland SALT Associate Dennis Jansen and his partner, Michael. Gunter is a five-year-old Chiweenie (Chihuahua/Dachshund mix), and Ingrid is a two-year-old black Labradoodle (Labrador/Poodle mix). Dennis adopted Gunter from a pet shelter...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pet of the Month: Teyo

    Meet Teyo, a mixed breed, part Boxer and part American bulldog owned by Karen Galdamez, Director of National and International Meetings at the Council On State Taxation (COST). Teyo has always exceeded his owners’ expectations. Karen recounts that when she and her family adopted Teyo at just 10 weeks...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pets of the Month: Bear and Bacco

    Meet Bear and Bacco, the dynamic lab duo belonging to Eversheds Sutherland tax partner Brad Seltzer and his wife, Jenny. Bear, a five-year-old chocolate lab, may have a tough name, but he gets along with everyone and loves snuggling. Bacco, named for Bacchus, the Roman god of wine, is a three-year-old...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pet of the Month: Teddy and Thai Traubenberg

    Meet Teddy and Thai, the precious pooches of tax industry legend and former TEI president Neil Traubenberg and his wife, Joan. Sixteen-year-old Teddy and eight-year-old Thai were rescued from shelters and now hail from Sun Prairie, Wisconsin (hometown of Georgia O’Keefe, for all you trivia buffs). ...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pet of the Month: Stella Banks!

    Meet Stella, the athletic yet snuggly cat that entertains the family of Open Weaver Banks, tax counsel (SALT) in Eversheds Sutherland’s New York office. Her name was written in the stars, or rather the cement, as one day the Banks spied the name scratched in a freshly poured sidewalk while discussing...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pet of the Month: Ben Kmak!

    As 2018 drew to a close, many of us took a moment to express gratitude for the wonderful things in our lives and made plans to live a little better in the coming year. In looking ahead, we can all learn from Ben the bulldog. He sent Eversheds Sutherland SALT his list of 2019 resolutions via Chris Kmak...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pet of the Month: Lola Kerman!

    Meet Lola, the svelte and sprightly pet of Mike Kerman, SALT associate in Eversheds Sutherland’s Washington office, and his wife Kristy Callahan (Lola’s “real” last name is Kermallahan, a portmanteau). Lola is a black lab-whippet mix, to be confirmed by DNA test, who celebrated her first birthday on...
  • Blog Post: February Pet of the Month – Rocket Rauch-Zender!

    Conventional wisdom states that one does not pick up the nicest habits hanging around a track. However, having spent his youth racing, Rocket, the pet of Jéanne Rauch-Zender, editor in chief of State Tax Notes, nonetheless grew into quite the gentleman. For example, he loves to eat cheese but the only...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pet of the Month: Winston

    Meet Winston, a seven-month-old English Labrador Retriever who belongs to Damian Hunt, Director – State and Local Tax at Amazon. Despite being named after a former British Prime Minister, this English Lab is more concerned with royal formalities than political negotiations. As a puppy, Winston did...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pet of the Month: Winston

    Meet Winston, a seven-month-old English Labrador Retriever who belongs to Damian Hunt, Director – State and Local Tax at Amazon. Despite being named after a former British Prime Minister, this English Lab is more concerned with royal formalities than political negotiations. As a puppy, Winston did...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pet of the Month: The dog ate my homework!

    Eversheds Sutherland’s newest SALT associate, Peter Hull, recently joined our New York office and brought along the latest addition to our SALT pet family, Luna. An adorable, but sometimes troublesome, two-year-old golden retriever, Luna has a knack for mischief – including the time she became “that...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pet of the Month: Getting the Ducks in a Row across the Pond

    We interrupt our regularly scheduled SALT dog and cat programming to bring you our very first SALT duck and duckling of the month. Meet the mother-daughter duo, Natalia and Tatiana, two Muscovy ducks who could only fittingly be given Russian names. The mother-daughter duo is part of a larger flock of...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pets of the Month: An Unexpected Duo

    Bingham and Angela Merklaws were never supposed to be friends. The rivalry between cats and dogs is the oldest story in the book, but somehow these two were destined for each other. Growing up in separate parts of the country, it was Casey Mock, Manager, Public Policy, State and Local Tax at Amazon,...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pet of the Month: A Holiday Biscuit

    Most kids leave cookies or biscuits for Santa, but for Beth Anne Stanford’s kids, Santa was the one who left Biscuit. Of course, we are talking about this adorable Goldendoodle, who was appropriately named for his light, fluffy and irresistible qualities. Beth Anne, Tax Counsel at InterContinental...
  • Blog Post: Pomp and Circumstance: Ruby is the Professor’s Pet

    Meet Ruby, a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mix, who eight years ago became a pupil of Richard Pomp, the Alva P. Loiselle Professor of Law at UConn School of Law. While Ruby is very much the teacher’s pet, enjoying anything that gives her extra class time with Professor Pomp, she’s always looking for...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pet of the Month: Bo Thai or Thai Bo?

    Former Tax Executives Institute (TEI) President Neil Traubenberg and his wife Joan recently added a new member to their family, Bo, a one-year-old Whoodle (Wheaton Terrier/Poodle mix). When their daughter Lauren was looking for a new dog, they brought their eight-year-old Schnoodle , Thai, to see if...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pet of the Month: I Love Lucy…How About You?!

    Valentine’s Day might have come and gone, but there’s still plenty of love to go around, and we just love Lucy, the adorable dog that belongs to Olga Tsipursky, Senior Manager of International Tax at Amazon. However, Lucy is still looking for her own Ricky Ricardo, and in the spirit of Valentine’s...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pets Working from Home: Lincoln

    To submit your pet for our SALT Pets Working from Home series, send us a photo of your pet working from home on Twitter using #SALTPets or email saltonline@eversheds-sutherland.com . Lincoln is a three-month-old Bernedoodle, Bernese Mountain Dog & Poodle mix, weighing in at almost 25 lbs!!  While...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pets Working from Home: Whiskey the Intern

    To submit your pet for our SALT Pets Working from Home series, send us a photo of your pet working from home on Twitter using #SALTPets or email saltonline@eversheds-sutherland.com . Meet Whiskey, a six-and-a-half-year-old Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. With his doggy-day-office recently closed until...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pet of the Month: Marlowe Rothschild

    Our newest SALT associate, Annie Rothschild , might have had to start her new job working from home, but she does get a pretty great office-mate to work alongside with because of it. Meet Marlowe, a 1.5 year-old Goldendoodle. While she’s forced to work from home, Annie and Marlowe have gotten a chance...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pet of the Month: A Rae of Sunshine during Quarantine

    As we continue to follow through on stay-at-home orders, Eversheds Sutherland Associate Lexi Louderback has found a new Rae of sunshine to help keep her occupied. Meet Rae, a 10-week old, golden doodle puppy. Rae was born right before the stay-at-home order began, so it’s been a challenge to teach...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pet of the Month: A Burrito with all the fixings!

    Meet Burrito! This adorable pup belongs to Kelly Moriarty, Product Manager at Stripe. Almost eight years old, Burrito is a mixed-breed pup with all the fixings. Some of those ingredients include chicken, veggies, rice, black beans, guac, sour cream and salsa – or wait, maybe that was lunch… But seriously...
  • Blog Post: SALT Pet of the Month: Stop and Smell the Daisy

    Meet Daisy, an adorable beagle who belongs to SALT Associate Justin Brown. Justin had always wanted a dog but was worried he never enough time to properly care for one. Working from home during the pandemic, Justin decided it was the right time to adopt. In May he went out and found Daisy at a rescue...