Captive Review named Sutherland Tax Advisory Firm of the Year for the second consecutive year in its 2014 U.S. Captive Service Awards. Judged by a panel of captive owners and risk managers and presented by the leading trade publication focused on risk management and captive insurance, the awards celebrate innovation, commitment and expertise in the captive insurance field.
Sutherland’s latest blog, the SharpeFundsLaw blog, provides timely discussions of emerging issues for hedge funds, private equity funds, real estate funds and their investors. For more information, please visit www.sharpefundslaw.com.
Sutherland represented Liquefied Natural Gas Limited (Perth, Western Australia) in its acquisition of Bear Head LNG Corporation (Nova Scotia, Canada), significantly expanding LNGL’s presence in the North American LNG sector.
Leah Robinson joined the Sutherland’s State and Local Tax (SALT) practice as a partner in New York. Leah brings to the team significant tax controversy and litigation experience, especially in New York and New Jersey.
Jay Holloway and Liz Williamson have joined the Energy, Environmental & Commodities Practice Group as partners in Washington, DC, expanding the firm’s services related to environmental regulations.
Sutherland is proud to be a returning Gold Sponsor of the Association of Corporate Counsel’s 2014 Annual Meeting, the largest gathering of in-house counsel from around the world. Ben Clark, David Goldwyn and Steve Roberts will lead CLE sessions.
Designed as a resource for in-house lawyers and compliance professionals, safetylitigation.com analyzes developments in cases, regulations and agency actions related to safety compliance.
In the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2014 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP scored 100% for the fifth year in a row in the study benchmarking important employer benefits and protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) employees and their families.
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