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IRS Releases Proposed Regulations Consolidating Guidance on Reissuance of Tax-Exempt Bonds

Mintz

On December 31, 2018, the Department of Treasury and Internal Revenue Service released long-awaited proposed regulations (the “Proposed Regulations”)...

Russia sanctions: Remove an oligarch, return to business

Hogan Lovells

On 19 December 2018, the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) submitted a notification to Congress that it plans...

Empire “Blockchain” Building

K&L Gates

The New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) is looking at 2019 with fresh eyes. Although digital coin prices plummeted in 2018, some...

Ninth Circuit Affirms Federal Preemption Over Dietary Supplement Claims

Reed Smith LLP

We have taken a daily multivitamin ever since our doctor told us that we were chronically deficient in a particular vitamin, the one you can get from...

US Government Shutdown Impact on Immigration-Related Services

Mayer Brown

The federal government has entered its fourth week of a partial shutdown since December 22, 2018 because of a budget impasse between Congress and the...

Contract variations: a short guide

Travers Smith LLP

Contracts are often amended to take account of changed circumstances. But care is needed to avoid the pitfalls. Think about the rest of the contract...

IRS Releases Proposed Regulations Consolidating Guidance on Reissuance of Tax-Exempt Bonds

Mintz

On December 31, 2018, the Department of Treasury and Internal Revenue Service released long-awaited proposed regulations (the “Proposed Regulations”)...

Arbitral proceedings in Nigeria

ǼLEX

A structured guide to arbitral proceedings in Nigeria...

Russia sanctions: Remove an oligarch, return to business

Hogan Lovells

On 19 December 2018, the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) submitted a notification to Congress that it plans...

Updates in Financial Leasing Laws in Egypt

Andersen Tax & Legal Egypt

Recently, in August, President Abdel Fattah el Sisi has ratified Law No. 176 of the year 2018 regulating financial leasing and factoring activities...

EU supervisors call for EU-wide policy response to crypto-assets

K&L Gates

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) and the European Banking Authority (EBA) published two complementary assessments of the...

ASIC's report 605 - Allocations in equity capital transactions

Gilbert + Tobin

It's a time of much uncertainty for the equity capital markets community as a result of the cases being brought by the ACCC and ASIC in relation to...

Agricultural acquisitions - conducting an open and transparent sale process and considering exemption certificates

Cowell Clarke

Late last year, the Foreign Investment Review Board (“FIRB”) released revised guidelines to clarify the requirement of an open and transparent sale...

Royal Commission: should you bank on open data?

Gilbert + Tobin

On 28 September 2018, the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry (Commission) handed down its...

How will a no-deal Brexit impact Data Protection?

Baker McKenzie

Following the rejection of the Withdrawal Agreement by the UK Parliament on 15 January 2019, the UK may face a No-Deal Brexit on 29 March 2019. We...


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