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|The Historic 2016 United States Elections: Canada and the United States - Forward Together|
Jeffrey S. Graham, Brian D. Portas, Alan L. Ross, Gregory A. Tereposky; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP;
November 28, 2016, previously published on November 9, 2016 Canada and the United States enjoy a unique bilateral relationship. Our partnership is forged by shared geography, similar values, common interests, deep connections and powerful, multi-layered economic ties. The 2016 U.S. elections, and in particular the election of Donald Trump as the 45th...
|The Trump Administration: Change By Appointment|
Maurine R. Bartlett, Scott A. Cammarn, Jacob Dachs, Athena Yvonne Eastwood, James Frazier; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
November 28, 2016, previously published on November 18, 2016The election of Donald J. Trump as the 45th President of the United States, along with the Republican control of the majority of both the House of Representatives and the Senate, will likely result in significant changes in U.S. financial services, energy, and commodities laws and markets. The most...
|Voters Resolve Numerous Tax-Related Ballot Initiatives|
David D. Ebersole, David M. Kall, Susan Millradt McGlone; McDonald Hopkins LLC;
November 25, 2016, previously published on November 10, 2016This election year was memorable for the obvious reasons, but also because there were so many ballot initiatives for voters to decide. We have explained many of these in the past several months, and now can finally offer resolution.
|What the Election Means to the Financial Services Industry|
Ryan D. Israel, Larry C. Lavender; Jones Walker LLP;
November 25, 2016, previously published on November 22, 2016With the election of Donald Trump as president and the return of Republicans to both houses of Congress, the potential for significant regulatory relief for the banking industry has never been greater. Because President-elect Trump did not make financial services reform a major issue during the...
|Mesothelioma Risk Lingers 15 Years After Attack on World Trade Center|
Waters Kraus LLP;
November 25, 2016, previously published on November 17, 2016Fifteen years after the collapse of the World Trade Center, many clean-up workers are concerned about their mesothelioma risk as a result of exposure to asbestos. It is reported that the rubble from the towers’ collapse contained more than 400 tons of asbestos that had been used to insulate...
|The Election Results Are In: Now What?|
J. Trent Scofield; Burr & Forman LLP;
November 25, 2016, previously published on November 2016President-elect Donald J. Trump successfully campaigned using a simple pledge to, "Make America Great Again!" In January, the Trump administration and a Republican-majority Congress will begin work on what could be sweeping economic changes targeted toward trade, commerce, tax, energy and...
|2016 Florida General Election Results and Legislative Forecast|
Fred W. Baggett, Agustin G. Corbella, Hayden R. Dempsey, Leslie Y. Dughi, Fred E. Karlinsky; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
November 25, 2016, previously published on November 2016The 2016 election cycle will most likely be remembered as one of the most combative in history - beginning long before the Primary and lasting through the General Election. The harsh criticisms levied during coarse and protracted Primary and General Election debates served to increase voter...
|Water Resources Bill Passes|
Christopher Barron; McDonald Hopkins LLC;
November 25, 2016, previously published on September 30, 2016Earlier this week, the House passed the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA). The bill addresses the needs of America’s harbors, locks, dams, flood protection, and other water resources infrastructure. It also includes funding to deal with the water crisis in Flint, Michigan.
|How Appalachian Shale Delivered the Presidency to Trump|
William Beckley, Christopher William Capcara; McDonald Hopkins LLC;
November 25, 2016, previously published on November 9, 2016Political pundits across the country have begun the autopsy of the historic 2016 presidential election. While creative minds will undoubtedly conjure complex explanations for last night’s result, the answer may be quite simple: a dramatic shift in voting within the Appalachian Basin played an...
|2016 Texas General Election Results|
Thomas J. Bond, Elizabeth Ross Hadley, Karen M. Kennard, Demetrius G. McDaniel; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
November 25, 2016, previously published on November 18, 2016Greenberg Traurig is pleased to provide this overview of the 2016 National & Texas General Election results. Below is a snapshot of the most closely-watched contests plus a summary of outcomes for the Texas Congressional delegation, Texas Statewide offices, and Texas House and Senate for the...