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Fifth Amendment Challenge Defeats IRS Summons
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • USA
  • September 19 2016

On August 4, 2016, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit reversed and vacated a District Court order compelling toy importer


Massachusetts Bankruptcy Court Rules That Parents Receive Reasonably Equivalent Value in Exchange for Paying Their Child's Tuition
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • September 14 2016

While the bankruptcy court’s decision in Palladino represents a notable step toward barring these types of avoidance claims, it does not settle the


Israel's High Court decrees a temporary injunction delaying implementation US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
  • Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer Baratz
  • Israel, USA
  • September 13 2016

On September 1 Israel's Supreme Court of Justice issued a temporary injunction prohibiting any attempt by the government to share Israeli citizens'


Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Update
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • August 10 2016

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) currently offers non-compliant US taxpayers several different relief programs in which to report foreign assets


Estate Tax Changes Past, Present and Future - July 2016
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • July 7 2016

This outline is a selective and evolving review of the history of the modern federal estate tax. It originated during the attempts to repeal the


Singapore’s Banking Secrets - Not So Secret Anymore
  • K&L Gates
  • Singapore, USA
  • July 4 2016

Since 2008, the U.S. Government has largely focused its enforcement actions against Swiss banks that may have assisted U.S. taxpayers in evading


Graegin Loans for Estates
  • Dickinson Wright PLLC
  • USA
  • June 27 2016

A Graegin loan is an option for estates that do not have sufficient liquid assets to pay estate taxes andor administration expenses. This type of


Duties of a Trustee Prior to Default: A Tale of a Lapsed UCC Filing
  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
  • USA
  • May 31 2016

A typical bond indenture provides that prior to the incurrence of an event of default, a trustee's obligations are limited to those specifically set


Implied Right of Action Against Trustees Under the TIA
  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
  • USA
  • May 31 2016

In two recent cases arising out of the RMBS meltdown of the preceding decade, BlackRock Core Bond Portfolio v. U.S. Bank National Association (S.D.N


Trade Alert - April 2016, Issue 28 - Ukraine
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • Iceland, Ukraine, USA
  • April 28 2016

Ukraine is seeking to strengthen its ties with the EU, its largest trading partner. Ukraine’s main exports to the EU are raw materials, including iron