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FHA Condominium Approval - Mixed-Use Projects
Real Estate, Condominiums, Development, FHA Financing, Mixed Use Projects, Mortgage Guarantees, Real Estate Development
United States
10 Oct 2013
Crowd Funding. Apologies, William Wordsworth
In today's world, according to the Wikipedia definition, "crowd funding" refers to the collective effort of individuals who network and pool their money, usually via the Internet, to support efforts initiated by other people or organizations."
United States
18 Sep 2013
Whither WRDA? With U.S. Senate Passage Of A New Water Resources Development Act, The Question Is Whether Its "No Earmarks" Approach Will Hold
The Senate recently gave final approval, by a vote of 83-14, to S. 601, the Water Resources Development Act of 2013.
United States
18 Jun 2013
The Upside Of The Downside: Stock Repurchase Programs And ´Going Private´ In A Down Market
In a down market, a public company may seek to take advantage of depressed stock prices by implementing a stock repurchase program or by deciding to "go private" through the purchase of all its stock.
United States
9 Dec 2008
Treasury Publishes Final CFIUS Regs Covering Mergers, Acquisitions And Takeovers By Foreign Persons
On November 14, 2008, the Treasury Department's Office of Investment Security published muchanticipated final regulations implementing the reporting and review process of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States ("CFIUS") of mergers, acquisitions and takeovers by foreign persons.
United States
9 Dec 2008
Lobbying Changes On The Horizon: Stay Alert…Stay Compliant!
As the recent lobbying and bribery scandals continue to rock the nation, companies can expect to endure increased oversight and scrutiny regarding their lobbying activities. It is important, therefore, that companies stay current on changes affecting lobbying reporting and disclosure requirements. This article highlights some changes to the lobbying provisions of the Federal Acquisition Regulations that will likely be implemented in the near future.
United States
8 Dec 2006
OFAC Reissues Burma Sanctions Regulations
The Office of Foreign Assets Control ("OFAC") issued an interim final rule on August 16, 2005, revising the Burmese Sanctions Regulations (the "Regulations"). While Burma has been subject to sanctions since 1997, the passage of the Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003 (the "Act"), plus President Bush’s Executive Order of July 28, 2003, led to extensive revisions of the Burmese sanctions program. As a result of these amendments, OFAC decided to reissue the Regulations in their entirety.
United States
30 Nov 2005
The "Spitzer Effect" On Administrative Fair Lending Enforcement
Recent press releases by consumer advocates and state officials have indicated that these groups believe that the 2004 HMDA data will support claims of fair lending violations by mortgage lenders and other entities.
United States
21 Jun 2005
Parity Act Preemption Upheld: New Jersey Supreme Court Reverses Appellate Division, Reinstates Trial Court Dismissal of Prepayment Fee Class Action
The New Jersey Supreme Court’s ruling reaffirms the federal preemption provided by the Parity Act and the 1996 OTS Parity Act Regulation, and should give the financial industry some degree of comfort that if they act consistently with the laws and regulations established by Congress and their expert federal regulators, they cannot be second-guessed in state court for that lawful behavior.
United States
2 Jul 2004
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