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The Regulators and Guidance: Thou Doth Protest Too Much

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

In our recent article in The Banking Law Journal, we discussed bank regulatory "guidance" that the U.S. Government Accountability Office ("GAO")...

Proxy Advisory Firm Guidance Withdrawn by the SEC

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

On September 13, 2018, the staff (the "Staff") of the Division of Investment Management of the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") issued a...

The Beltway Briefing Road to the 2018 Midterm Elections - SCOTUS, Tariffs, and November Impacts

Cozen O'Connor

On today’s call, GOP Strategist and former COO of TARP Howard Schweitzer, Democratic strategist and former member of the Obama-Biden Presidential...

Preparing for the sale of your company: tackling due diligence

DLA Piper

In a typical prospective sale process, a buyer will provide the seller with an extensive due diligence request list, then follow up with a multitude...

IRS Treats Subpart F Income Inclusions of Offshore TRSs as Qualifying Income for the REIT 95 Gross Income Test

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

New favorable guidance from the IRS (Revenue Procedure 2018-48, or the "Revenue Procedure") clarifies that subpart F inclusions of foreign taxable...

Turbulence in Indian Skies

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP

By 2035, India is expected to be a market of 442 million passengers. Notwithstanding these forecasts in recent weeks some Indian airlines...

IRS Treats Subpart F Income Inclusions of Offshore TRSs as Qualifying Income for the REIT 95 Gross Income Test

MARQUE Lawyers

One of the world's hottest podcasts right now has helped shed light on the disappearance of a Sydney woman. But at what price of a fair trial, asks...

The Regulators and Guidance: Thou Doth Protest Too Much

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

In our recent article in The Banking Law Journal, we discussed bank regulatory "guidance" that the U.S. Government Accountability Office ("GAO")...

Proxy Advisory Firm Guidance Withdrawn by the SEC

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

On September 13, 2018, the staff (the "Staff") of the Division of Investment Management of the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") issued a...

Why the case against Tim Blair for alleged transgender vilification failed

MARQUE Lawyers

Although Blair's comments came "close to the line" of inciting severe ridicule, they didn't quite cross it. Ultimately, the case failed. Evie Amati...

Royal Commission into aged care quality and safety announced

Lander & Rogers

On Sunday 16 September, Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced a Royal Commission into Australia's aged care system. The aged care sector has been on...

The Beltway Briefing Road to the 2018 Midterm Elections - SCOTUS, Tariffs, and November Impacts

Cozen O'Connor

On today’s call, GOP Strategist and former COO of TARP Howard Schweitzer, Democratic strategist and former member of the Obama-Biden Presidential...

Preparing for the sale of your company: tackling due diligence

DLA Piper

In a typical prospective sale process, a buyer will provide the seller with an extensive due diligence request list, then follow up with a multitude...

IRS Treats Subpart F Income Inclusions of Offshore TRSs as Qualifying Income for the REIT 95 Gross Income Test

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

New favorable guidance from the IRS (Revenue Procedure 2018-48, or the "Revenue Procedure") clarifies that subpart F inclusions of foreign taxable...

UK dramatically lowers threshold for reviewing national security mergers

DLA Piper

The UK's new thresholds for national security issues will impact startups and small businesses operating in the national security sector. The new...


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