On August 29, 2013, the IRS issued Revenue Ruling 2013-17, which clarified questions following the Supreme Court's decision in United States v. Windsor. In this case, the Supreme Court struck down section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), which had defined marriage for federal law purposes as a union between one man and one woman. Read more.
We spoke with Signature Bank President and CEO, Joseph J. DePaolo, regarding the state of the banking industry and what it takes to make a Good Bank. Mr. DePaolo was also recently featured in the May 20th issue of Crain’s New York Business, discussing the potential for a new banking crisis. Read more.
WeiserMazars with Mazars, Reed Smith and Oppenheimer, will host “Clearing the Hurdles of Cross-Border Transactions,” an interactive conference between Reed Smith New York and London on the challenges of multi-jurisdictional financing and cross-border mergers & acquisitions. Panelists include Partners Tim Burley, Kevin Pianko and Audrey Fauroux. Read more.