New Thresholds for Hart-Scott-Rodino Filings on Large Mergers, Acquisitions and Company Sales

If you are planning a merger, sale or acquisition of a company nearing $16 million of assets or annual sales and you have over $160 million in assets or annual sales, determine whether you are required file a notice with the Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice. Under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act, parties to sizeable

PATH Act Creates Changes in FIRPTA for Foreign Investments in U.S. Real Estate

Foreign investors in U.S. real estate as well as sellers of domestic real estate to foreign investors should be aware of changes in the FIRPTA (Foreign Investment Real Property Tax Act) brought on by a new amendment signed into law called PATH (Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015). On December 18, 2015, the