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The EPO’s Vision (II) – “expert, well supported and motivated staff”

Thorsten BauschPart II (- sorry, this will be a bit longer, but a lot has accumulated recently…) How does the EPO in 2018 fare with regard to the criterion “expert, well supported and motivated staff”? To what extent is it … Continue reading

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SEC Staff provides Guidance for Public Companies on Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

On December 22, 2017, the Securities and Exchange Commission announced publication of staff guidance for issuers, auditors, and others to ensure timely public disclosures of the accounting impacts of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (the “TCJA”), which was enacted … Continue reading

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SEC Staff Issues Guidance on the ‘Deferred Tax Assets’ Sleeper”

Everyone is calling it a “holiday gift” (including this Cooley blog). One member wrote: “There are accounting departments throughout America who now know for sure that Santa’s full name is Santa E Claus. I have had clients absolutely freaking out … Continue reading

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FACLC staff on a multilingual mission to help families, children

The Family and Children’s Law Center of the San Francisco Bay Area is a unique non-profit family law practice run completely by female attorneys. Kris Fowler Cirby serves as the executive director of the office, and Abby Frost Lucha, Gabrielle … Continue reading

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SEC Staff Gives Assurances to Advisers Keeping Alternate Records under Pay to Play Advisers Act Recordkeeping Rule

The staff of the Division of Investment Management has given no-action assurances under the government plan recordkeeping rule, adopted in conjunction with the pay to play rule, to investment advisers to Covered Investment Pools who keep an alternative set of … Continue reading

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