Hew & Bordenave Blawg

Reading Time: 3 minutes Aloha and thank you for continuing to visit this blawg, I hope your 2017 continues to be off to a great start. If you are reading this post hoping it is a continuation from last week’s post on communication it is not directly related, but will still follow in the vein on the topic of […]

communicating in contracts

Reading Time: 6 minutes A New Year, A New Business, and A New Of Hope Of Communication Aloha and Hau’oli Makahiki Hou! I hope this finds you all well, and I thank you for visiting our legal blog or blawg. How has your first week of 2017? Ready to dive into new projects?  For those of you thinking this […]

Reading Time: < 1 minute From Old Solo to New Partnership Hey everyone, thanks for visiting our Blawg. I am just letting you know that all the posts prior to January 1, 2017 are from my solo practice. They are from Ryan K. Hew, Attorney at Law, LLLC. In particular, the old: hawaiiesquire.com. I brought the posts to our new […]

Reading Time: < 1 minute *I posted this to my Facebook yesterday for the Federal income tax return deadline, and forgot to put it to my blawg! To busy dealing with my taxes and clients’ transactional issues during this hectic tax period.  Anyway, a little less relevant today, but remember 2015 Hawaii income tax returns or requests for extension are […]

Reading Time: 4 minutes Happy Lunar New Year! It is the year of the Fire Monkey! Supposedly, fortune tellers say it is an ear of market volatility, so it is best to make contingency plans and not monkey around! However, enough punning, this post is about owning a monkey in Hawaii. *Disclaimer:  This post discusses general legal issues, but […]

Reading Time: < 1 minute “Why do I have to pay taxes on money that did not get distributed?!” This is a question that many LLC owners (know as “members”) ask me. The confusion (and obviously frustration) of paying out taxes on money that you never received is real, but much of it stems from the lack of understanding that […]

Reading Time: 4 minutes *Disclaimer:  This post discusses general legal issues, but does not constitute legal advice in any respect.  No reader should act or refrain from acting based on information contained herein without seeking the advice of counsel in the relevant jurisdiction.  Ryan K. Hew, Attorney At Law, LLLC expressly disclaims all liability in respect to any actions […]

iphone6

Reading Time: 7 minutes So were you one of the lucky ones this morning?  Were you able to pre-order yourself an iPhone 6 or an iPhone 6+?  I was successful in getting an iPhone 6, a gold one with 128 GB if you are interested.  However, I was also able to get a copy of my Wireless Customer Agreement […]

Non-Profit Organization

Reading Time: 3 minutes As it is the giving time, I took some time to give a donation through the Friends of Hawaii Charities, Inc. page. As I was going through the process, this triggered my busy-filled brain that I was going to do a series of one-sheets and posts about nonprofits, tax-exemption status, and the meaning of 501(c)(3) . […]

Reading Time: 3 minutes   *Disclaimer:  This post discusses general legal issues, but does not constitute legal advice in any respect.  No reader should act or refrain from acting based on information contained herein without seeking the advice of counsel in the relevant jurisdiction.  Ryan K. Hew, Attorney At Law, LLLC expressly disclaims all liability in respect to any […]