LEGAL THOUGHTS

This blog contains our personal opinions on legal topics that interest us.

October 24, 2019

Daylight Saving Time ends in the US on Sunday, November 3rd.  This means that the USA and Europe revert back to the standard time difference.  For example, 9am New York is 3pm Paris, France.

October 17, 2019

Daylight Saving Time (DST) will end in Europe on Sunday, October 27th.  This means that the U.S.A. and Europe will be separated by one less hour until Sunday, November 3rd, when the US ends its DST.

This is important for any US based filer because during that week, th...

March 21, 2019

On Sunday, March 31st, Europe will start daylight saving time.  This means that the time difference between New York, NY (ET) and Central European Time (CET) will return to its standard six (6) hours.

February 28, 2019

On Sunday, March 10th, the US will start daylight saving time.  The US starts daylight saving time three weeks before Switzerland, and the rest of Europe (on March 31).  Thus, for the next three weeks, the number of hours between New York, NY (ET) and Central European...

October 29, 2018

On Sunday, November 4th, the U.S. will end daylight saving time (DST).  Thus, the number of hours between the U.S. and Europe will revert to the standard number of six (6) hours. For example, 9am New York will be 3pm Zurich, Switzerland.

October 22, 2018

This Sunday, October 28th, will mark the end of daylight saving time (DST) for countries in Europe (except Iceland).  Until Sunday, November 4th, the U.S. and Europe will be separated by one less hour. For example, 9am New York will be 2pm Zurich, Switzerland.

March 26, 2018

Interesting fact.  Iceland doesn't observe Daylight Saving Time.  It observes Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) all year.

March 21, 2018

On Sunday, March 25th, Europe will start daylight saving time, and the standard difference of hours between New York, NY (ET) and Central European Time (CET) will return to six (6) hours.

March 8, 2018

On Sunday, March 11th, the U.S. will start daylight saving time.  The U.S. starts daylight saving time two weeks before Europe (on March 25th).  Thus, for the next two weeks, the number of hours between New York, NY (ET) and Central European Time (CET) will decrease to...

November 2, 2017

     On Sunday, November 6th, the U.S. will end daylight saving time (DST).  Thus, the number of hours between New York, NY and Europe will revert to its standard number of six (6) hours.

     If you recall, in 2007, the U.S. altered its observance...