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Mixed Messages on PABs: Fit for the Chopping Block or Cornerstone of Infrastructure Finance?
  • Bracewell LLP
  • USA
  • February 20 2018

Only a few months ago, the public finance industry was shaken when the U.S. House of Representatives proposed to eliminate tax-exempt private


ADA public accommodations law reform on its way?
  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • USA
  • February 16 2018

Yesterday (Feb. 15, 2018), The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill, the ADA Education and Reform Act (HB 620), that would impose new


Houses Passes Bill Aimed At Curbing Abuse of ADA Public Accommodations Lawsuits
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • February 16 2018

On February 15, 2018, by a vote of 225 to 192, the House of Representatives passed the ADA Education and Reform Act (HR 620). Title III of the


Washington House of Representatives Approves “Ban the Box” Law
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • February 16 2018

On February 7, the Washington State House of Representatives approved a bill that would “ban the box” and prohibit requests about past criminal


House passes bill that would effectively overturn Madden; others amend RESPA disclosure requirements and adjust points and fees definitions under TILA
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • February 16 2018

On February 14, in a bipartisan vote of 245-171, the House passed H.R. 3299, the “Protecting Consumers Access to Credit Act of 2017,” to codify the


House of Representatives Passes Changes to ADA to Curb “Drive-By Lawsuits”
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • February 16 2018

On February 15, 2018, the US House of Representatives passed legislation that would amend the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in an effort to


Capital Formation Related Bills Pass in the House
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • February 14 2018

A bill, H.R. 3978, that includes various disparate measures passed in the House of Representatives by a vote of 271 to 145. Among the measures


House Passes Expanding Investment Opportunities Act, Which Would Ease Regulatory Requirements Applicable to Closed-End Fund Offerings
  • Vedder Price PC
  • USA
  • February 13 2018

On January 17, 2018, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill, referred to as the Expanding Investment Opportunities Act, that would require


FINRA Requests Comment on Rules Applicable to Government Securities
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • February 12 2018

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) is requesting comment on the applicability of various FINRA rules to government securities. After


Immigration Debate Begins: Prospects for EB-5 Reform & Reauthorization
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • February 12 2018

Congress nearly averted a shutdown last week, but just missed the mark when Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) temporarily blocked Senate passage of the fifth -