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By David Westenberg
The IPO market produced 27 IPOs in the third quarter of 2017, down from the 45 IPOs in the second quarter but bringing the total over the first three quarters of the year to 92 IPOs.
By David Westenberg
Life sciences companies accounted for four IPOs, or 20% of the quarter's total, compared to 41% in 2016 and 47% in 2015.
By David Westenberg
The IPO market produced 98 IPOs in 2016, the second down year in row, coming in 36% below the tally of 152 IPOs in 2015.
By David Westenberg
The IPO market produced 45 IPOs in the second quarter of 2017, more than doubling the first quarter figure of 20 IPOs and bringing the total over the first half of 2017 to 65 IPOs.
By Andre Owens, Cherie Weldon
On January 11, 2018, the Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC) Fixed Income Market Structure Advisory Committee (FIMSAC) held its inaugural meeting.
By Patrick Bernhardt, D. Reed Freeman, Jr.
The Federal Trade Commission Staff (FTC) released a new "Staff Perspective" on January 9, 2018, that highlights key privacy and data security issues related to autonomous and connected vehicles.
By Cormac O'Daly, Virginia Del Pozo
After detailed investigations and subject to extensive divestments, the European Commission ("EC") cleared two transactions in the agricultural chemicals area.
By WilmerHale
Consider these tips when explaining your technology to investors and customers to maximize the efficiency of these interactions.
By Jonathan Cedarbaum, Matthew Benedetto
Resealing further hampers the ability of defendants to mount an effective defense as it delays their ability to know the precise charges and evidence against them.
By Benjamin C. Kelsey, Amy A. Null
The Tax Act makes changes to the tax treatment of fringe benefits that impact both employers and employees. Employers are now denied certain deductions to which they were previously entitled ...
By Kimberley Parker, Jay Holtmeier, Erin Sloane, Lillian Howard Potter, Tetyana V. Gaponenko, Victoria J. Lee, Roger Witten
This past year marked the 40th anniversary of the FCPA. Since its enactment in 1977, the DOJ has brought approximately 300 FCPA enforcement actions, while the SEC has brought approximately 200 cases.
By Amy R. Segal, Meghan Walsh, Barbara L. Kirschten
The Tax Act contains a number of provisions that significantly affect tax-exempt organizations, in some cases to degrees not seen in decades.
By R. Scott Kilgore, Amy A. Null, Kimberly Wethly, Ciara Baker
Section 162(m) of the Code generally disallows the deduction of compensation in excess of $1 million paid by a public company to a "covered employee" in any single taxable year.
By Richard E. Andersen, Matthew Schnall
Prior to the Tax Act, the principal method for avoiding the double taxation of overseas corporate earnings—once by the local country and a second time by the United States ...
By Julie Hogan Rodgers
In an effort to be competitive with other nations, the Tax Act provides comprehensive reform of the taxation of corporations.
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