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SEC offers custody rule relief to venture capital and private equity funds
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA
  • August 5 2013

Following the adoption of the Dodd-Frank Act and amendments to the rules under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 (the "Advisers Act") adopted by


Delaware corporation law amended to eliminate need for stockholder approval of back-end merger following successful tender offer
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA
  • August 1 2013

Recent amendments to the Delaware General Corporation Law (DGCL) include a new subsection that will, in many cases, eliminate the need to obtain


Venture perspectives: New England edition - first quarter 2013
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA
  • July 8 2013

Venture financing activity in New England declined in the first quarter of 2013. The total number of deals declined by 27, with activity declining


Quarterly review of seed, Series A and Series Blater round financings: third quarter 2012
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA
  • January 14 2013

Set forth below are analysis and commentary regarding the information reported in the various tables throughout this Issue of Venture Perspectives


Quarterly review of Seed, Series A and Series Blater round financings: second quarter 2012
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA
  • September 30 2012

Activity Level of New England Seed Transactions.


The new Foreign Direct Investment Law in Burma (Myanmar): the tiger sniffs
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • Myanmar
  • September 19 2012

Burma’s Hluttaw, or Parliament, passed a new Foreign Direct Investment Law on September 7.


Responsible investment in Burma (Myanmar): an experiment that cannot afford to fail
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA, Myanmar
  • August 12 2012

The U.S. decision to ease financial and investment sanctions on Burma for the first time since 1997 is a landmark and controversial moment.


Integration of ESG factors into private equity investment and management processes
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2012

Private equity firms are under increasing pressure, especially from their limited partners, to incorporate environmental, social, and governance ("ESG") factors into their investment and management processes.


Afghanistan's ban on private security companies: what are the risks for private investors?
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • Afghanistan
  • April 2 2012

The month of March marked a key deadline in the compulsory -- but gradual -- transition from the use of private to public security forces in Afghanistan.


IRS releases revised Form 990 with changes affecting joint ventures, compensation and hospitals
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2012

On January 21, 2012, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released a revised version of Form 990 and accompanying instructions and schedules for tax year 2011.