Carl Icahn discloses intent to expand social media use to Tumblr

Oct 13, 2014 By: Cory Hester

(Editor’s Note: This post is an excerpt from an article appearing in Practitioner Insights on WestlawNext) In light of the rapid growth of social

Treasury, IRS close loopholes to discourage corporate inversions

Sep 26, 2014 By: Cory Hester

The U.S. Department of Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service recently issued a notice that takes targeted action to stop the controversial practice of corporate tax inversions.

Postponed IPOs could signal slowdown in biopharma offerings

Aug 11, 2014 By: Cory Hester

Several biopharm companies in the industry have announced plans to withdraw, postpone or significantly lower the value of their IPOs

Pending legislation could thwart corporate inversions

Jul 3, 2014 By: Cory Hester

The recently proposed Stop Corporate Inversions Act of 2014 is presenting concerns for companies considering reincorporating overseas

Alibaba continues run of Chinese e-commerce IPOs, highlights audit risks

May 8, 2014 By: Cory Hester

China-based Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. filed with the SEC on May 6 to launch an initial public offering that is currently valued at $1 billion

SEC commissioners issue joint statement on status of conflict minerals rules

Apr 30, 2014 By: Cory Hester

SEC Commissioners announced their belief that the implementation of the SEC’s conflict minerals rules should be delayed while their constitutionality is determined in court.

Icahn, eBay settle proxy fight over PayPal separation

Apr 11, 2014 By: Cory Hester

The battle to separate PayPal appears to be over, for now, after eBay and Carl Icahn have appeared to reach a settlement.

Delayed Affordable Care Act implementation triggers updated 10-Ks

Mar 12, 2014 By: Cory Hester

Companies in a variety of industries are highlighting risk factors in recent 10-K filings resulting from the delayed implementation of certain portions of the Affordable Care Act.

Companies update 10-K risk factors with conflict minerals disclosures

Feb 21, 2014 By: Cory Hester

When preparing a risk factor disclosure for an annual report on Form 10-K, issuers pay particular attention to new developments and regulations that may materially affect the company

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