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click to watch Webcast: Commodity Trading and the Clean Power Plan: Opportunities for the Informed
Webcast: Commodity Trading and the Clean Power Plan: Opportunities for the Informed
Partner, New York
Associate, Houston
Increasingly, companies are raising questions about PCI-DSS and its applicability to their businesses. This Legal Alert summarizes the basic aspects of PCI-DSS and its application. What is PCI DSS? The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard—or PCI DSS—sets out the minimum data protection measures required of all entities involved in payment card processing. The Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (the PCI Security Standards Council) maintains the PCI DSS as part of its mission to improve payment account data security by encouraging the adoption of consistent data security ... more

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Legal Alerts
Legal Alert: CFTC Amends Regulation 1.35 February 3, 2016
U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Regulation 1.35 requires futures commission merchants (FCMs), retail foreign exchange dealers (RFEDs), introducing brokers (IBs) and members of a swap ...
Articles
Congress Amends Section 831(b) February 2016
On December 18, 2015, President Barack Obama signed into law amendments to Section 831(b) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended (the “IRC”), as part of the Protecting Americans from Tax ...
Blogs
Giving Credit: West Virginia Office of Tax Appeals Rules that State Tax Department's Application of Use Tax Credit for Sales Tax Paid to Other States Was Not Supported by Statute, Violated Internal Consistency February 5, 2016
By Olga Goldberg and Leah RobinsonThe West Virginia Office of Tax Appeals (OTA) ruled in favor of a rail transportation company subject to use tax on fuel used in West Virginia because the West ...
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Sign of the Times: Law Firm Adds Energy Bankruptcy Partner in Houston February 4, 2016
Sutherland is broadening its Texas energy practice by adding two experienced lawyers in Houston and an accomplished energy regulatory attorney in the firm’s Austin office, which added three new ...
Press Releases
Sutherland Grows Texas Energy Practice in Houston and Austin with Eight Recent Appointments and Moves February 3, 2016
AUSTIN and HOUSTON—Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP is broadening its Texas energy practice by adding two experienced lawyers in Houston and an accomplished energy regulatory attorney in the firm’s ...

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click to watch Videocast: Methods of Accounting: Transaction Costs
Videocast: Methods of Accounting: Transaction Costs
Ellen McElroy, Partner
Washington, DC
Washington, DC
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