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|U.S. Citizens with Federal Tax Debts in Excess of $50,000 Are in Danger of Having Their Passports Revoked|
Duane Morris LLP;
March 9, 2017, previously published on February 14, 2017As President Trump's executive orders regarding immigration hold the world's attention, other new challenges for travelers are brewing. Specifically, these challenges may impact U.S. travelers who have seriously delinquent federal tax debts.
|First Authority on the Application of Section 254(2A) of the Companies Act - Just and Equitable Alternative to Winding-up|
Harry Zheng; Duane Morris & Selvam LLP;
January 17, 2017, previously published on December 22, 2016On 1 July 2015, the Companies Act (Cap 50) was amended by, amongst other things, the inclusion of section 254(2A) of the Companies Act, which empowered the court to order a shareholder buy-out as an alternative to making a winding-up order when:
|DHS Issues Final Rule to Further Retention of High-Skilled Immigrants|
Duane Morris LLP;
January 17, 2017, previously published on December 19, 2016On November 18, 2016, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued the final rule, Retention of EB-1, EB-2, and EB-3 Immigrant Workers and Program Improvements Affecting High-Skilled Nonimmigrant Workers, to take effect on January 17, 2017. The final rule establishes additional security...
|The MAS Is Reviewing Regulations for Venture Capital Fund Managers|
Mark See; Duane Morris & Selvam LLP;
January 17, 2017, previously published on December 22, 2016A venture capital fund manager planning to operate in Singapore will typically apply to the Monetary Authority of Singapore (“MAS”) to register as a registered fund management company (“RFMC”). To qualify, it needs to meet two criteria: (1) to have no more than 30 qualified...
|Dual-Class Share Structure in Singapore|
Rachel Rui Qi Choo; Duane Morris & Selvam LLP;
January 17, 2017, previously published on December 22, 2016The Singapore Exchange (“SGX”) may allow companies to list with dual-class shares. This is after publication of the annual report by the SGX’s Listing Advisory Committee (“LAC”), which spoke in favour of permitting companies to list with dual-class shares subject to...
|First Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel Latest to Warm Up to Protections for Trademark Licensees in Bankruptcy|
Paul D. Moore, Keri L. Wintle; Duane Morris LLP;
January 17, 2017, previously published on December 12, 2016In its recent decision in Tempnology LLC, n/k/a Old Cold, LLC v. Mission Product Holdings, Inc. (In re Tempnology LLC), No. 15-065 (B.A.P. 1st Cir. Nov. 18, 2016), the U.S. Bankruptcy Appellate Panel for the First Circuit (“the BAP”) rejected the Fourth Circuit’s holding in...
|New Annual U.S. Tax Reporting Required for Foreign-Owned U.S. Limited Liability Companies and Other U.S. Business Entities|
Jon Grouf, Miriam O. Hyman, Anastasios G. Kastrinakis, Hope P. Krebs, Andrew L. Odell; Duane Morris LLP;
January 17, 2017, previously published on December 15, 2016On December 13, 2016, the U.S. Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service issued final regulations mandating that foreign-owned U.S. limited liability companies (and other U.S. business entities) treated as disregarded entities for U.S. tax purposes must file annually Form 5472-Information...
|Is the U.S. Tax Code Set to Be Trumped?|
Steven M. Packer; Duane Morris LLP;
January 17, 2017, previously published on December 1, 2016Different U.S. political parties have controlled the White House, the Senate and the House of Representatives in 44 out of the last 72 years. Since 1945, only 14 times (28 years) in modern political history have both branches of Congress and the U.S. Presidency been controlled by the same party....
|Philadelphia City Council Follows Massachusetts in Passing Legislation to Ban Inquiries into Wage History|
Duane Morris LLP;
January 17, 2017, previously published on December 21, 2016After Massachusetts became the first state to pass a law restricting inquiries into an applicant’s wage history, Philadelphia is now poised to become the first city in the United States to do so.
|China's Issuance of a New Law and Guideline for Overseas Non-Governmental Organisations|
Lan Yu; Duane Morris & Selvam LLP;
January 17, 2017, previously published on December 23, 2016On 28 April 2016, China’s Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress issued the Law of the People’s Republic of China on the Administration of Activities of Overseas Non-Governmental Organisations within the Territory of China (the “Law”), which will take...