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Publications

Recent decisions of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York suggest a significant departure from the previously widely understood meaning of Section 316(b) of the Trust Indenture Act that has...
Solar securitizations may see a hiatus for part of 2016.  Seven deals have been completed outside the PACE market, with the cost of debt increasing in Q1 2016 deals to 5.81% and 6.25% with 74% or 75% advance rates compared...

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

Yesterday, the United States House of Representatives passed S. 1890, the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 (DTSA), with overwhelming bipartisan support in a 410-2 vote. This bill was previously passed by the Senate earlier this...
Tags: Intellectual Property
The US government subsidizes the cost of many renewable power projects through tax benefits. These tax benefits can be worth around 50% of the project’s cost. They primarily include tax credits and the ability to write off...
Tags: #taxcodetuesday, consolidated tax credits, john marciano, Reg. § 1.1502-3, tax code tuesday
The US government subsidizes the cost of many renewable power projects through tax benefits. These tax benefits can be worth around 50% of the project’s cost. They primarily include tax credits and the ability to write off the...
Tags: #taxcodetuesday, john marciano, Treas. Reg. § 1.704-1