Richard Sugar publishes latest article as monthly columnist with Pioneer Press, entitled "A Gem of a Name"
Richard Sugar currently serves as a regular columnist with the Pioneer Press, authoring a monthly column on issues involving money, taxes and the law, entitled, "A Spoonful of Sugar." Richard's most recent article, published on August 28, 2014, is entitled "A Gem of a Name" and addresses the limits of an individual's commercial use of his/her own name through a discussion of a lawsuit filed by Milan-based jewelry company, Buccellati against Florida-based handbag designer Laura Buccellati. The Pioneer Press is a weekly newspaper published by the Sun Times which customizes editions particular to several Chicago suburban markets. Richard's column has previously addressed numerous additional topics such as - identifying the smartest ways to gift to charities, examining the personal impact of new laws effective in 2014, comparing sales tax rates of various municipalities in the Chicagoland area, appreciating the rule of law, and reviewing common estate planning pitfalls encountered by celebrities.