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Publications

The SEC has approved Nasdaq’s new listing rule 5250(b)(3), which requires companies listed on Nasdaq to publicly disclose certain compensation or other payments by third parties to directors or director nominees in connection...
New Item 16 of Form 10-K The SEC recently adopted an amendment to the annual report on Form 10-K to add new Item 16, which provides that a registrant may, at its option, include a summary in its Form 10-K if:  each...

Events

The Istanbul office held a half day seminar on March 24, 2016 to discuss how Turkish companies can take advantage of the growing number of investment and development opportunities in Sub-Saharan Africa. The seminar was attended...
Tags: energy, infrastructure, investment in Africa
The Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Group held a special program in the British Virgin Islands to discuss with off-shore insolvency and restructuring professionals how they can use Chapter 15 to their advantage. The...
Tags: cross-border insolvency, Chapter 15
Chadbourne hosted a panel discussion with a select group of industry professionals to discuss the Trust Indenture Act and its effect on out-of-court restructurings. The discussion was led by Chadbourne attorneys, Marian Baldwin...
Tags: TIA, Trust Indenture Act, restructuring

Blogs

This post is part of an occasional series highlighting a project finance article or news item from the past. It is often interesting and thought provoking to look back on these items with the perspective of months, years or...
Tags: Africa, Ikenna Emehelu, Kevin Atkins, Nigeria, power privatizations, Uganda
Today marked the first voyage by an LNG tanker through the newly expanded Panama Canal. The expansion project began in 2007 and created a new high-capacity lane connecting the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean. Construction...
Tags: Deanne Barrow, export, LNG, Panama Canal, sabine pass
The IRS published long-awaited guidance in the Federal Register today confirming that partners cannot increase the tax bases of their partnership interests for a special category of income that they report in inverted...
Tags: Federal Register, IRS, Scott Cockerham, Section 50(d)