By: Evan Migdail

The US Treasury Department has issued guidance to provide relief from statutory rules in the CARES Act that precluded an employer from claiming (or keeping) the employee retention credit (ERC) in the
Continue Reading Guest Blog: CARES Act update: US Treasury Department issues guidance allowing buyers to claim employee retention tax credits if target company had a PPP loan

On November 10, 2020, New York updated its anti-SLAPP statutes for the first time in nearly 30 years, bringing the state in line with others that have broadened anti-SLAPP protections.  Going forward, the statutes will
Continue Reading New York’s enhanced anti-SLAPP laws take effect, adding protections and remedies to deter speech-chilling litigation

On October 28, 2020, Unifi Manufacturing, Inc. and Nan Ya Plastics Corporation, America filed a petition with the US Department of Commerce (DOC) and the US International Trade Commission (ITC) alleging that polyester textured yarn
Continue Reading New antidumping duty petition filed against imports of polyester textured yarn from Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, and Vietnam: Consequences for exporters and US importers

Chile has been an oil import-dependent country for more than 50 years, but now is in the midst of an energy transition away from fossil fuels to a new order.  Green energy is gaining momentum
Continue Reading The energy transition and renewable energy in Chile: Top points for foreign investors