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Documents by Lawyers at this office
Supreme Court Clarifies Scope of Sarbanes-Oxley Whistleblower Protections
Jay B. Kasner,Matthew J. Matule,Edward B. Micheletti,Peter B. Morrison,Amy S. Park, March 7, 2014
Today, in a 6-3 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court held in Lawson v. FMR LLC that the Sarbanes-Oxley Act’s whistleblower protections apply to employees of a public company’s private contractors and subcontractors. Justice Ginsburg delivered the opinion of the Court, Justice Scalia (joined...
Chairman Camp’s Proposals Place REITs in the Crosshairs
Michael Beinus,Edward E. Gonzalez,David F. Levy,David Polster,John D. Rayis, March 4, 2014
On February 25, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman David Camp (R. Mich.) proposed a dramatic overhaul of the U.S. tax code (the Code). While the “Tax Reform Act of 2014,” (the Proposals) contains a number of previously released tax law changes, it also includes an unexpected and...
Year Established: 1948
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