Home > Greenberg Traurig, LLP > Legal Library

Legal Articles: Greenberg Traurig, LLP

 







Document(s) published by this organization: 413


View Page: Prev  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  Next  >>
Show: results per page
Sort by:

HTMLU. S. Allows Additional Trade with Cuba
Kara M. Bombach, Sandra K. Jorgensen, Renee A. Latour; Greenberg Traurig LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 4, 2015, previously published on January 16, 2015
Amendments Implement Changes Announced by President Obama on Dec. 17, 2014 On Jan. 16, 2015, the U.S. Government will amend the existing Cuba-related regulations allowing certain types of travel, remittances, financial transactions and exports to Cuba.

 

HTMLIRS Recognition of Taxpayer Rights Encourages Respect and Due Process
Jeremiah Coder, Barbara T. Kaplan; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 4, 2015, previously published on February 27, 2015
In 2014, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) took a major step forward in formalizing its commitment to taxpayer rights by administratively adopting the Taxpayer Bill of Rights, a list of 10 rights based on specific principles that are modeled on the U.S. Constitution’s Bill of Rights. The...

 

HTMLCFPB Issues Report on Reverse Mortgages
Peter L. Cockbell, Brett M. Kitt, Gil Rudolph, J. Scott Sheedan; Greenberg Traurig LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 4, 2015, previously published on February 17, 2015
CFPB Issues Report on Reverse Mortgages On Feb. 9, the CFPB issued a report on consumer complaints regarding reverse mortgages. A reverse mortgage, which is only available to people above a certain age, is a particular type of home mortgage loan that permits older homeowners to access the equity...

 

HTMLSEC Announces 2015 Examination Priorities
Richard M. Cutshall, Arthur Don; Greenberg Traurig LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 4, 2015, previously published on January 15, 2015
On Jan. 13, 2015, the Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations released its annual list of examination priorities for 2015. A copy of the examination priorities letter is available here. The examination priorities are a mixture of OCIE’s examination priorities and risk areas first...

 

HTMLVat-MAN RETURNS - Impacts on the Maquiladora Industry Began Jan. 1, 2015
Eugenio Grageda Nunez; Greenberg Traurig LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 4, 2015, previously published on January 12, 2015
As of Jan. 1, 2015, a 16 percent value added tax (VAT) will once again affect the temporary imports of goods performed by Maquiladoras, unless a certification is obtained from the Mexican Revenue Service or certain other conditions are fulfilled.

 

HTMLRevised Hart-Scott-Rodino Premerger Notification Thresholds for 2015
Andrew G. Berg, Mary K. Marks; Greenberg Traurig LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 4, 2015, previously published on January 16, 2015
On Jan. 15, 2015, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced revised Hart-Scott-Rodino Act (HSR) reporting thresholds under which transactions will be reportable only if, as a result of such transaction, the acquiring person will hold voting securities, assets, or non-corporate interests valued...

 

HTMLFTC and DOJ Hold Workshop on Health Care Payment Models and Effects on Competition
Whitney Magee Phelps; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 4, 2015, previously published on February 27, 2015
Health care is the single largest industry in the United States with expenses comprising 18 percent of the gross domestic product. Costs need to be controlled while maintaining and improving the quality of care provided. This can be accomplished either through competition or regulation. In addition...

 

HTMLMade in the USA' Claims: California Adds Complications to FTC Standards
Ed Chansky, Erica Okerberg; Greenberg Traurig LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 4, 2015, previously published on January 21, 2015
Under current Federal Trade Commission (FTC) guidelines, a product may be advertised as “Made in the USA” if “all or virtually all” of the labor and materials in the product are domestic. While this standard is relatively strict, it allows a bit of flexibility in at least...

 

HTMLGeorgia Investment Advisor Launches Article II Constitutional Challenge to the SEC’s Use of ALJs - And Seeks Discovery
Matthew S. Johns, Terry R. Weiss; Greenberg Traurig LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 4, 2015, previously published on February 20, 2015
Yesterday, Gray Financial Group, Inc. (“Gray”), an Atlanta based investment advisor and Greenberg Traurig client, and two of its officers filed a lawsuit against the SEC in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.

 

HTMLComing Soon: New Background Check Obligations for Securities Broker-Dealers
Richard M. Cutshall, Steven M. Felsenstein, Carl A. Fornaris; Greenberg Traurig LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 4, 2015, previously published on January 13, 2015
Earlier in 2014, the SEC incorporated old NASD Rule 3010 (the “Prior Rule”) - related to employee supervision - into The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority rules as FINRA Rule 3110 (the “New Rule”).

 


View Page: Prev  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  Next  >>