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House to consider future fracking on federal lands; EPA will solicit local government advice on climate change
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • July 13 2015

EPA has announced its upcoming meeting of the Local Government Advisory Committee (LGAC) to be be held Thursday, July 30 and its meeting for the


Supreme Court decides disparate treatment case under Fair Housing Act
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • June 29 2015

In a much-anticipated decision, the United States Supreme Court held on June 25, 2015, in a 5-4 decision, that disparate impact claims are cognizable


“Take that and rewind it.”
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • December 9 2014

Imagine: you are a lender that has loaned substantial sums of money to an individual, secured by real property owned by the borrower. After the


Housing finance reform in focus; FSOC considering changes to designation process
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • January 26 2015

Last week, House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) announced that reforming the government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs


美国参议院财政委员会一致通过外国人 房地产投资税收法(FIRPTA) 的改革议案
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • March 5 2015

美国参议院财政委员会于2015年2月11日批准了一项对 外国人房地产投资税收法FIRPTA带来巨大变 化的议案该议案通过若干方式鼓励在美国的不动产投 资但提高了外国人房地产投资的代扣代缴税同时 变更了与房地产投资信托REITs和受监管投资公司 RICs


IRS issues guidance on impact of Hurricane Sandy on low-income housing tax credit projects
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • November 7 2012

On November 5, 2012 the IRS issued Notice 2012-6, which provides early guidance on the impact of Hurricane Sandy on low-income housing tax credit projects in the areas that have been hardest hit


Failure of BLM to base decision on administrative record results in vacation of right-of-way denial
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • November 30 2011

On September 28, 2011 the Interior Board of Land Appeals of the US Department of Interior (Board of Appeals) took the unusual step of setting aside a decision of the Bureau of Land Management denying three right-of-way applications filed by CAM-Colorado, LLC and CAM Mining LLC, both subsidiaries of Rhino Energy of Lexington, Kentucky


Recent decisions of interest
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • May 4 2010

The "public-duty rule" adopted by the Ohio Supreme Court in Sawicki v. Ottawa Hills (1988), 37 Ohio St. 3d 222 (which ruled on a matter that arose prior to the enactment of R.C. Chapter 2744), is not applicable in civil actions brought against employees of political subdivisions for wanton or reckless conduct


Treatment of TCAP grants and allocations
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • February 18 2011

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Tax Act of 2009 (P.L. 111-5) (Recovery Act) allocated funds for the Tax Credit Exchange (TCE) program and Tax Credit Assistance Program (TCAP) for capital investments in Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC) projects


Magnuson-Moss won’t cover a manufactured home in the Sixth Circuit
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • November 7 2014

When is a “home” a “house” and not covered by federal consumer protection law? According to a split Sixth Circuit decision issued last week, when a