Sutherland is pleased to announce that the firm’s State and Local Tax (SALT) practice has published its third issue of the Sutherland SALT Scoreboard, a quarterly publication that tracks significant state tax litigation and controversy developments and tallies the results of taxpayer wins and losses across the country. This issue presents the results for the Third Quarter of 2016, along with some of the most significant developments.
Sutherland has completed its semiannual study of the disciplinary actions brought by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) during the first half of 2016. By reviewing monthly disciplinary reports and news releases, Sutherland attorneys Brian Rubin and Adam Pollet identify a dramatic increase in the fines reported so far in 2016. View the results.
Sutherland is pleased to present the Fall 2016 edition of Partnering Perspectives, which provides insight into a number of regulatory hurdles and preventive measures that may benefit legal practices and clients’ businesses in the U.S. and in China.
Sutherland together with the Small Business Investor Alliance hosted the 2016 BDC Roundtable on September 7-8, 2016, in Washington DC. Now in its 14th year, this annual program focused on recent developments in the BDC industry, including relevant regulatory changes, SEC staff positions, trends in financing alternatives, operational issues and best practices. With more than 300 registrants, this year’s edition of the Roundtable was universally recognized by attendees as one of most successful ones to date. Learn more about the conference content at Publicly Traded Private Equity.
Sutherland’s newest blog, the Eleventh Circuit Business Blog, reports and offers perspectives on newly issued decisions of interest to business clients by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. To view the blog or to subscribe to receive regular news headlines via email, visit 11thCircuitBusinessBlog.com.
Sutherland is pleased to announce that the firm has been named among the “Top 100 Firms for Minority Attorneys” by Law360, a nationwide legal news service. The annual list is a result of Law360 surveying more than 300 U.S. law firms regarding overall and minority headcount numbers.
Videocast: FINRA’s 2016 Disciplinary Program: “YUUUGE” Fines May Propel 2016 to Record-Setting Year