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Tax Planning: never lose sight of the forest from the trees
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • December 1 2016

The Federal Court of Australia has handed down a decision that is a salutary reminder to directors that, in any corporate tax planning, it is


Monthly tax training - November 2016
  • Brown Wright Stein Lawyers
  • Australia
  • November 11 2016

The Doma Group is an ACT based family owned group of entities founded by Ivan Domazet and carries on property related business activities. Jure


Comparison of Maryland Trust Act to Prior Maryland Law and the Uniform Trust Code
  • Ober Kaler
  • USA
  • November 2 2016

To incorporate the Maryland Trust Act ("MTA" or "Act") into Maryland law, the Act was added as new Title 14.5 of the Estates and Trusts Article, with


Global Registration Services - Market Update, Q3 2016
  • Maples and Calder
  • Asia-Pacific, Belgium, Canada, European Union, Germany, Middle East, Slovenia, Switzerland
  • November 1 2016

On 19 July 2016, ESMA published an updated Q&A on the application of AIFMD 201161EU and its implementing measures. It clarifies certain AIFMD rules


Justice for unsophisticated clients in mis-selling case
  • Howse Williams Bowers
  • Hong Kong
  • October 24 2016

Since the 2008 global financial crisis, there have been a number of unsuccessful lawsuits by disappointed investors against their banks for


Finance and Capital Markets Newsletter (Portugal) - 3rd Quarter
  • Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira
  • European Union, Portugal
  • October 18 2016

On 30 September 2016, the Bank of Portugal published the Notice no. 82016 (“Notice”


Inheritance tax and joint bank accounts
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • October 17 2016

The taxation of money in joint bank accounts is dependent on who owns it. It is not uncommon for joint bank accounts to be set up just for


A new and better approach to claims against financial adivers?
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • October 3 2016

A Judge has found in favour of Coutts in a claim for negligent investment advice for just under £3.3m plus interest. The Judge's findings are of


Wealth Management Update - October 2016
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • October 1 2016

The October Section 7520 rate for use with estate planning techniques such as CRTs, CLTs, QPRTs and GRATs is 1.6, up 0.2 from September. The


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