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September 9, 2014
The ruling in United States ex rel. Thayer v. Planned Parenthood of the Heartland deepened the current split in the circuits regarding the level of specificity required in a False Claim Act (FCA) case, making it easier for whistleblowers and the government to survive early dismissal. For more information on the ruling, please read our client alert.
September 3, 2014

Marc Lieberman of the firm's Scottsdale office recently co-authored "Modern pension fund diversification," which was published in the Journal of Asset Management, Vol. 15, issue 3, 2014.

August 27, 2014

Kutak Rock LLP attorneys Elise Dieterich and Nicole Pszczolkowski, based in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office, authored an article in the August 2014 issue of The Corporate Counselor, titled “Collecting Social Security Numbers,” discussing the use of Social Security Numbers (SSNs) and compliance with applicable laws and regulations.

August 20, 2014
CNDAs are becoming more heavily negotiated in mergers and acquisitions. Based on our recent deals, we have listed some considerations to assist in your CNDA negotiations.
August 15, 2014

Last Friday, the President signed the Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014 (“HATFA”) into law. HATFA extends the interest rate smoothing provisions applicable to defined benefit pension plans that were originally found in the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act of 2012 (“MAP 21”). HATFA requires non-governmental sponsors of single- and multiple-employer defined benefit pension plans to take immediate action.

August 14, 2014
August 11, 2014

Kutak Rock attorney Mariza McKee co-authored a post, “New SEC Interpretations Regarding Accredited Investors Impact EB-5 Reg D Offerings,” for the Association to Invest in the USA (IIUSA) blog on August 11, 2014.

August 1, 2014

Mitch Woolery in the firm's Kansas City office has written an article titled "Ten Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make in Selling Their Middle Market Companies."

July 31, 2014
In May, the IRS announced that it had launched an audit initiative to gauge compliance with the rules for nonqualified deferred compensation arrangements under Internal Revenue Code Section 409A. Yesterday, we participated in a national conference with the IRS where IRS agents provided their unofficial opinions regarding the focus and applicability of the Initiative as well as other relevant matters under Code Section 409A. To learn what we learned, please read our client alert.
July 31, 2014

On June 27, 2014, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia confirmed a company’s rights to conduct an internal investigation that is protected by the attorney-client privilege.  This decision has attracted national attention.

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