Hawkins Attorneys Featured at Bond Attorneys’ Workshop
The National Association of Bond Lawyers will host its 43rd annual Bond Attorneys’ Workshop September 26-28, 2018 in Chicago. The conference is the premier event for public finance attorneys. This year’s conference includes 31 panels on a broad variety of topics covering virtually every practice area in public finance.
This year’s conference will feature four Hawkins Delafield & Wood LLP attorneys. Michela Daliana will serve on the “Hot Topics Tax” panel that will discuss current federal tax issues, including recently released rulings, regulations and other guidance. Brian Garzione will serve on the “Post-Issuance Compliance” panel that will cover post-issuance compliance for federal tax and securities law purposes including diligence and documentation, continuing disclosure and course correction. Peter Lam will serve on the “Private Activity Bond Tests” panel that will cover the fundamental principles of private activity bonds. Chuck Toto will serve on the “Health Care Facilities –Non Tax Matters” panel that will examine non-tax issues for financings of 501(c)(3) health care providers including issues related to health care mergers, troubled credits and health care reform.
Also of Interest
- Erich Schmitz Awarded NABL’s 2020 Carlson Prize
Erich Schmitz has been awarded the Carlson Prize by the National Association of Bond Lawyers (NABL) for his work on the article entitled “Practical Considerations in Electronic Disclosure by State and Municipal Bond Issuers”.
- SEC Exemptive Order re Municipal Advisors
This Hawkins Advisory describes the SEC’s exemptive order of June 16, 2020, which provides a temporary exemption from registration as a broker for registered municipal advisors, subject to satisfaction of certain conditions.
- SEC Statement on Disclosure by Municipal Issuers regarding the Impact of COVID-19
This Advisory provides a summary and analysis of the SEC’s public statement directed to issuers of municipal securities regarding disclosures about the impact of COVID-19 on their financial and operating conditions.
- Released Regulatory Relief for Issuers of Certain Tax-Exempt Bonds
Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service released welcome temporary guidance addressing two of the many issues provoked by the COVID 19 pandemic.