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U.S. District Court: Fund Trustees Cannot Rely on Attorney-Client Privilege in Section 36(b) Case
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • December 2 2016

A federal district court has ordered mutual fund trustees to produce privileged documents to a plaintiff who sued an investment adviser accused of


Something Smells Fishy and it Isn’t the Fish: Chapter 11 Trustee Appointed by Southern District of New York Bankruptcy Court in Case Involving Anchovy Fisheries
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • December 2 2016

Section 1104(a)(2) of the Bankruptcy Code provides for the appointment of a chapter 11 trustee “if such appointment is in the interests of the


How Far Can A Grantor Go In Eliminating The Duty To Account?
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • December 1 2016

Trusts are often used to transfer wealth privately without the messiness of a public estate administration. That financial privacy can get blown


Notes on Post-Election Transfer Tax Planning
  • Jennings Strouss & Salmon PLC
  • USA
  • December 1 2016

Prior to the election, we were advising our estate planning clients regarding the bleak prospects of reduced valuation discounts under the IRC §


2016 Year-End Estate Planning
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • OECD, USA
  • December 1 2016

As 2016 comes to a close, Steptoe’s private client practice would like to take this opportunity to highlight some of this year’s important legal


Trusting your trustee: 3 questions to ask about who will carry out your estate plan
  • Greensfelder Hemker & Gale PC
  • USA
  • November 30 2016

If you are like most people, you have a clear idea about who should receive your assets upon your death. However, selecting who will be responsible


How to Get the Most Out of Your Year-End Estate and Gift Tax Planning
  • Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP
  • USA
  • November 28 2016

The end of each year inevitably brings a flurry of activity for everyone. But amid the hustle and bustle, don’t forget to take advantage of the


The Times They Are a-Changin’ - Potential U.S. Tax Reform Implications of the 2016 Elections
  • Dickinson Wright PLLC
  • USA
  • November 28 2016

As a result of the United States federal elections on November 8, 2016, Donald J. Trump is the president-elect, and the House of Representatives and


Potential US Tax Reform Could Fundamentally Change the Structure of the US Tax System
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • USA
  • November 28 2016

With the election of Donald Trump, who pledged during the campaign to usher in fundamental tax reform (including major tax cuts), the Republican


Trumped Down Estate Taxes
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • November 28 2016

Beginning in January 2017, President-elect Donald Trump and a Republican controlled Congress are positioned to shake up the federal tax system. What