6/17/2003 - On May 7, 2003, the SEC issued its final rule requiring electronic filing of all Section 16 reports by public company insiders and the posting of those reports on the public company's website.
5/13/2015 - “In terrorem” or anti-abuse provisions often receive a lack of judicial and administrative interpretation. Section 163(l) of the Code, enacted in 1997, is no exception, so that even now certain fundamental questions.
3/31/2016 - A foreign corporation engaged in a trade or business within the United States during the taxable year is subject to US federal income tax on its taxable income that is effectively connected with the conduct of a trade or business within the United States.
1/15/2013 - Effective December 30, 2012, California employers are subject to the new administrative regulations governing disabilities — including those related to pregnancy — that were issued by the Fair Employment and Housing Commission.
1/14/2013 - Just Moot It: Supreme Court in Already v. Nike Clarifies when a Covenant Not to Sue Can Kill a Declaratory Judgment Case. In 2007, the Supreme Court in MedImmune v. Genentech broadened the scope of declaratory judgment jurisdiction.
10/1/2012 - On June 20, 2012, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) adopted final rules (“SEC Rules”) to implement Dodd-Frank Act Section 952, requiring national securities exchanges to prohibit the initial or continued listing of any stock of a company that
6/29/2012 - rank Act Section 952, requiring national securities exchanges to prohibit the initial or continued listing of any stock of a company that does not satisfy compensation committee independence criteria and compensation adviser independence criteria.