Jun 6, 2016 By: Craig Eastland
Corporate expatriations – transactions that lead a U.S. company to become the subsidiary of a foreign parent – present two problems for the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (I.R.S.).
May 18, 2016 By: Craig Eastland
Q1 2016 found firms in a pensive mood. Our latest law firm memo survey identified 37 memoranda chewing, mulling, and ruminating over various aspects of 2015’s corporate law landscape – from capital markets and M&A to proxy season, and FCPA enforcement.
May 5, 2016 By: Craig Eastland
Meaningful evaluation of a proposed deal often requires revealing confidential information, and rather than rely on the other side’s rectitude, negotiating parties enter into a nondisclosure agreement (NDA) to safeguard and prevent misuse of confidential disclosures.
Jan 27, 2016 By: Craig Eastland
I.R.S. efforts have failed to slow the rate at which U.S. companies reincorporate abroad, instead inspiring a number of tweaks to the classical inversion model.
Sep 24, 2015 By: Craig Eastland
A recent spate of law firm memos alerted us to the unsettled state of the law regarding Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) enforcement proceedings.