Chicago partner Randy Rucker hosted a webinar that discussed some of the key bilateral and multilateral FTAs and highlighted their similarities and unique differences. To view the webinar, click the play button below.
The proposed regulations address some of the uncertainties that have perplexed plan sponsors and practitioners for years.
On June 16, 2016, the U.S. Department of Education (the “Department”) published its proposed regulations (the “Proposed Rule”) regarding Borrower Defenses to Repayment (DTR) and related matters.
Partner Kristin Going and associates Jennifer Roussil and Ravi Vohra wrote a Practice Note for Practical Law titled, “Representing Creditors in Chapter 9 Bankruptcy Cases.”
The article discusses the role of creditors in Chapter 9 bankruptcy cases, including how a Chapter 9 case develops and how creditors are specifically impacted by the filing. This Practice Note also discusses the strategic issues creditors should consider to best position themselves for a possible recovery. ...
Former U.S. Congressman Dr. Phil Gingrey and Senior Advisor at the District Policy Group at Drinker Biddle & Reath authored a column in The Hill, a top U.S. political media outlet, on the importance of the U.S. government’s continued global leadership on maternal and child survival.
On May 11, 2016, the Department of Treasury’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) released new anti-money laundering (AML) rules and regulations that apply to mutual funds, broker-dealers, banks and futures commission merchants and commodities introducing brokers.