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Ary Rosenbaum

Study reports the obvious

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A study from T. Rowe Price about 401(k) plan participants had some results that should really not shock anyone. The study showed that people who participate in 401(k) plans are more confident about their financial futures...more

Pierce Atwood LLP

Maine Enacts Affordable Housing Tax Credit

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On January 12, 2020, Governor Janet Mills signed L.D. 1645, establishing a Maine affordable housing tax credit (AHTC). The Maine State Housing Authority (MaineHousing) will be tasked with administering and allocating $80...more

Best Best & Krieger LLP

PublicCEO: BB&K Municipal Law Team Discusses New Public Agency Laws - Part 2

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Land Use, Telecommunications, Environmental and More - As noted in Part I of this two-part series, California lawmakers passed a number of new laws last year that greatly impact how public agencies serve their...more

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

[Webinar] Social Determinants of Health 2020 - February 27th, 1:00 pm ET

It is widely recognized that social and economic factors—such as housing, food, toxic stress and income—have a significant impact on individuals’ and communities’ health. These factors, often referred to as “social...more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Final Tax Regulations Offer More Certainty to Opportunity Zone Fund Managers and Investors

Opportunity Zone (or “OZ”) investment was hailed in 2018 and 2019 as the hottest and most innovative way of attracting significant private capital to distressed communities in the United States and its territories by offering...more

Stinson LLP

Are Airlines on the Hook for State and Local Taxes Addressing Homelessness?

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The tech explosion in West Coast cosmopolitan areas has exacerbated homelessness in the region, prompting state and local governments to enact or at least propose new taxes on large metropolitan businesses....more

Buchalter

New Income Averaging Guidance (Revenue Ruling 2020-4)

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On January 30, 2020 the IRS recently issued Revenue Ruling 2020-4 that provides additional guidance on calculating income limit designations for units in a project that has selected the Average Income Test to qualify for the...more

Best Best & Krieger LLP

Senate Bill 50 Dies in the Senate: Now What?

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The “4-Plex Bill” Meant to Address the Housing Crisis Couldn’t Muster Enough Support - Much to the relief of local land-use control advocates and cities throughout California, Senate Bill 50 failed to pass the state Senate...more

Coblentz Patch Duffy & Bass

SF’s Proposition E Links Office Allocation to Housing Production

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On March 3, San Francisco voters will consider Proposition E (“San Francisco Balanced Development Act”), which links the City’s “Proposition M” office allocation scheme, originally approved by voters in 1986, to affordable...more

Robins Kaplan LLP

Financial Daily Dose 1.30.2020 | Top Story: Facebook Pays $550 Million to Resolve Privacy Class Action Over Use of Facial...

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Facebook has agreed to pay $550 million to resolve a class-action lawsuit claiming that Zuck & Co.’s use of facial recognition technology violated Illinois’ biometric privacy law. Though the settlement is little more than “a...more

Burr & Forman

Health Care E-Note - January 2020

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Alabama State Health Planning And Development Agency ("SHPDA") - On December 10, 2019, the Statewide Health Coordinating Council ("SHCC") approved a proposed 2020-2023 Alabama State Health Plan for public comment. Copies...more

Womble Bond Dickinson

Senator Tim Scott Considers Bill to Modify Opportunity Zones

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Last week at the United States Conference of Mayors, Senator Tim Scott (R – S.C.) announced that he was considering a bill to let state and local governments amend the census tracts they chose to designate as part of the...more

King & Spalding

HHS Issues Notice of Violation to California for its Universal Abortion Coverage Mandate

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On Friday afternoon, January 24, 2020, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office for Civil Rights (OCR) issued a Notice of Violation to the state of California demanding that the state stop imposing...more

Littler

New York City Set to Require Stores to Accept Cash

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The New York City Council has approved, by a vote of 43-3, a bill that would make it unlawful for most businesses to refuse to accept payments in cash, with limited exceptions.  The legislation aims to eliminate what...more

King & Spalding

GAO Report Claims 340B Program Needs More Oversight of Hospitals

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On January 10, 2020, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) issued a report claiming that the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) does not use adequate controls to confirm the eligibility of private...more

Latham & Watkins LLP

CARB Attempts to Contain LCFS Credit Prices

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In recent LCFS amendments, CARB introduced a new price cap on all LCFS credit transfers and authorized limited future credit borrowing. On November 21, 2019, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) passed Resolution...more

Perkins Coie

Charter Cities Must Adhere to Affordable Housing Requirements of the Surplus Lands Act

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The statewide concerns underlying the affordable housing provisions of the Surplus Lands Act superseded municipal home rule authority on the same subject and hence required charter cities to comply with the affordable housing...more

Best Best & Krieger LLP

New Housing & Land Use, Local Government and Public Contracting Laws

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Part 2: California Laws Impacting Public Agencies for 2020 - How do the laws passed last year by California lawmakers impact how public agencies do business in the new year? In this annual Legal Alert series, Best Best &...more

Robins Kaplan LLP

Financial Daily Dose 1.9.2020 | Top Story: “Highlights” from Carlos Ghosn’s Accusatory Press Conference

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A recap of Carlos Ghosn’s big media moment on Wednesday, which was short on the escape details everyone wanted to hear and long on accusations against other execs at Nissan and Japan’s justice system....more

Hodgson Russ LLP

Homeless People Who Sleep on the Sidewalk Protected By Recent Supreme Court Decision

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Local governments cannot ban the homeless from sleeping outdoors on public property if they have nowhere else to go, according to a Circuit Court of Appeals decision that the Supreme Court has now declined to review....more

Ballard Spahr LLP

OCC and FDIC issue joint proposal to revise CRA regulations

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The OCC and FDIC have issued a joint proposal to revise their regulations implementing the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA).  Although the Federal Reserve, OCC and FDIC, are the primary CRA regulators, the Fed did not join...more

Robins Kaplan LLP

Financial Daily Dose 12.17.2019 | Top Story: USMCA Back on Track After Last-minute Wrangling

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The United States and Mexico appear poised to move past a last-minute snag over new language on Labor Department attaches to posts in Mexico. Mexico feared that the diplomats would “act as labor inspectors,” and for a day or...more

K&L Gates LLP

Private Fund Hot Topics - Critical and Emerging Issues: 2019 San Francisco Investment Management Conference

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OVERVIEW OF OZ RULES - - The OZ program was created by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, enacted in December 2017 to help direct economic resources to low income communities, spurring economic growth and job creation. - The...more

Morgan Lewis - Health Law Scan

HHS Analyzes Legal Impact of Allina on Agency Enforcement

The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of General Counsel (OGC) offered the healthcare industry the benefit of its legal analysis of the recent US Supreme Court opinion in Azar v. Allina Health Services...more

King & Spalding

CMS Issues Proposed Rule Aimed at Increasing Transparency and Reducing Medicaid Program Spending

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On November 18, 2019, CMS published the proposed Medicaid Fiscal Accountability Rule (the Proposed Rule) which, if finalized, would result in dramatic changes to the Medicaid program. Through the Proposed Rule, CMS aims to...more

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