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Chipping away at disclosure overload
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • July 14 2016

Yesterday, the SEC proposed amendments to eliminate redundant, overlapping, outdated, or superseded provisions, in light of subsequent changes to SEC


Court shoots down SEC rule that would have provided shareholders with the right to include director nominees in company proxy materials
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • August 3 2011

Upon a finding that the Securities and Exchange Commission acted “arbitrarily and capriciously,” a panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia invalidated a new SEC rule that would have permitted an eligible shareholder or shareholder group to include its director nominees in a company’s proxy materials.


Improvements to the Israeli corporate tax system increase Israel's tax competitiveness in the global economy
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Israel
  • July 20 2011

During the last several years, the Israeli parliament has made several amendments to Israeli tax laws in an attempt to improve the Israeli corporate tax system and increase tax competitiveness in the global economy.


SEC whistleblower rules; Reg D proposals
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • May 25 2011

The SEC today adopted rules and forms to implement Section 21F of the Exchange Act entitled "Securities Whistleblower Incentives and Protection."


Critical end-of-year issues arising from federal health care reform
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • October 20 2010

We want to highlight two of the many new federal health care reform requirements that require immediate attention and may require amendments to your existing welfare plan documents.


Internal Revenue Service ignores trust amendment designed to create designated beneficiary
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • August 1 2010

Private Letter Ruling 201021038 (May 28, 2010) shows the importance of careful drafting for a trust designated as the beneficiary of a retirement plan.


Alison E. Lothes
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP


John L. Chilton
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP

Howard E. Berkenblit
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP