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Alston & Bird LLP

Offices

  1. USA

    1. Atlanta GA

      One Atlantic Centre, 1201 West Peachtree Street, Atlanta GA 30309, USA T 1 404 881 7000 F 1 404 881 7777
    2. Charlotte NC

      Bank of America Plaza, 101 South Tryon Street Suite 4000, Charlotte NC 28280-4000, USA T 1 704 444 1000 F 1 704 444 1752
    3. Dallas TX

      Chase Tower, 2200 Ross Avenue, Suite 3601, Dallas TX 75202, USA T 1 214 432 7770 F 1 214 922 3899
    4. Durham NC

      4721 Emperor Boulevard, Suite 400, Durham NC 27703, USA T 1 919 862 2202 F 1 919 862 2260
    5. East Palo Alto CA

      1950 University Avenue, 5th Floor, East Palo Alto, CA 94303-2282, USA T 1 650 838 2000 F 1 650 838 2001
    6. Los Angeles CA

      333 South Hope Street, 16th Floor, Los Angeles CA 90071, USA T 1 213 576 1000
    7. Menlo Park CA

      275 Middlefield Road, Suite 150, Menlo Park CA 94025-4008, USA T 1 650 838 2000 F 1 650 838 2001
    8. New York NY

      90 Park Avenue, 15th Floor, New York NY 10016 1387, USA T 1 212 210 9418 F 1 212 210 9444
    9. Palo Alto CA

      3000 El Camino Real, Suite 400, Palo Alto CA 94306-2112, USA T 1 650 838 2000 F 1 650 838 2001
    10. Washington DC

      The Atlantic Building, 950 F Street NW, Washington DC 20004-1404, USA T 1 202 756 3300 F 1 202 756 3333
    11. Westlake Village CA

      2801 Townsgate Road, Suite 215, Westlake Village CA 91361, USA T 1 805 497 9474 F 1 805 497 8804
  1. Prepayment premium claims disallowed by bankruptcy courts

    USA - November 17 2014

    Recent case law reminds practitioners and lenders to pay careful attention when drafting prepayment premium provisions in debt instruments or risk

  2. FDA rejects ban on sweetener aspartame

    USA - November 7 2014

    Last week, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) declined to ban the popular sweetener additive, aspartame, stating that it had found no

  3. Reporting thefts and losses of controlled substances for providers and pharmacies

    USA - September 28 2012

    Under the Controlled Substances Act, every person who manufactures, distributes, dispenses, imports or exports a controlled substance is required to register with the U.S. Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA

  4. ERISA fiduciary decisions: making changes to your qualified plan's investment lineup

    USA - November 13 2014

    From time to time, fiduciary committees need to consider whether to make a change in the investment alternatives available in their retirement plans

  5. Indemnity for active negligence or willful misconduct now prohibited in California

    USA - June 27 2013

    Normally, a general contractor performs little or none of the work on a construction project with its own forces. Instead, subcontractors perform the

  1. CFTC issues further no-action relief for trade execution mandate in connection with package transactions

    USA - November 18 2014

    Many types of credit default swaps (CDs) and interest rate swaps (IRS) are currently subject to mandatory clearing and mandatory execution on a swap

  2. Prepayment premium claims disallowed by bankruptcy courts

    USA - November 17 2014

    Recent case law reminds practitioners and lenders to pay careful attention when drafting prepayment premium provisions in debt instruments or risk

  3. U.S. parent received taxable dividends from foreign subsidiary in step transaction

    USA - November 17 2014

    In Barnes Group Inc. and Subsidiaries v. Commissioner (No. 13-4298, Nov. 5, 2014), the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit affirmed the U.S

  4. ERISA fiduciary decisions: making changes to your qualified plan's investment lineup

    USA - November 13 2014

    From time to time, fiduciary committees need to consider whether to make a change in the investment alternatives available in their retirement plans

  5. SEC approves PCAOB’s new related party auditing standard and other related amendments

    USA - November 11 2014

    On October 21, 2014, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) approved the rules proposed earlier this year by the Public Company Accounting