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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
The United States Department of Labor (DOL) recently published its Fiscal Year 2015 “Fact Sheet” documenting civil and criminal enforcement activities under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA). Although civil monetary recoveries trended upward, they remained at historic lows, while criminal investigations continued at historically high levels. Monetary Results Increased The total monetary results for FY 2015 from Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) enforcement and compliance activities increased over FY 2014’s historic low. The DOL reported total monetary ... more

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Legal Alert: PCI DSS – What It Is and Why It Is Relevant to Your Business February 4, 2016
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 ...
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 ...
Enhanced Process Safety Planning For Public Transportation Systems Coming Soon February 9, 2016
Certain well publicized catastrophic accidents in recent years across various industries has prompted an emphasis on process safety. Lapses in process safety often lead to the low-frequency, ...
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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 ...
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Sutherland Nominated for Managing IP North America Awards 2016 February 9, 2016
ATLANTA and WASHINGTON—Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has been selected as a finalist for the ninth annual Managing IP North America Awards 2016. In the ...

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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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