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Significant Changes to U.S. Taxation of REITs and Investments by Non-U.S. Investors in Real Property under the PATH Act
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • February 2 2016

On December 18, 2015, President Obama signed into law an omnibus appropriations bill which included the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of


Regulatory And Litigation Hot Topics For Private Funds In 2016
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • February 1 2016

Private investment funds are likely to face increased regulatory scrutiny and litigation risk in 2016, not only based on the Securities and Exchange


New Year: New Regulatory Developments Affecting Managers of Hedge Funds, Private Equity Funds and Other Private Funds
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • OECD, USA
  • January 25 2016

Regulators were busy at the end of 2015, especially in the United States, perhaps being motivated to push forward new rule proposals in anticipation


Delaware Court of Chancery Rejects Another Disclosure-Only M&A Settlement and Warns of "Increasingly Vigilant" Scrutiny
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • January 25 2016

The Delaware Court of Chancery dealt another blow to disclosure-only settlements of merger litigation and refused to approve a proposed class-action


2015 Proskauer annual review and outlook for hedge, private equity and other private funds
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • November 26 2015

The following annual review (Annual Review) is a summary of some of the significant changes and developments that occurred in the past year and


IRS and Treasury Issue More Guidance on “Inversion” Transactions
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • November 23 2015

The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service have issued additional guidance about so-called “inversion” transactions. Generally, an


As litigation risk increases, private equity sponsors should re-evaluate their professional liability insurance programs
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • November 13 2015

Private equity fund sponsors are facing increased litigation risk from regulators and private parties, including limited partners and stakeholders in


SEC action against private fund adviser highlights importance of proper expense apportionment
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • November 6 2015

On November 5, 2015, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced that it had reached a settlement with Cherokee Investment Partners, LLC


SEC charges private equity firm and four executives with failing to disclose conflicts of interest
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • November 4 2015

On November 3, 2015, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced that it had reached a settlement with Fenway Partners, LLC, a New


The FTC's first loss in nearly half a decade, illuminating the difficulties of prediction and the merits of litigating it
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • October 14 2015

"Prophesy is a good line of business, but it is full of risks." Mark Twain could have been speaking about the FTC's recent challenge to a merger