August 2021

SEC Approves Nasdaq Board Diversity Rules

Earlier this month, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) issued an order approving new listing rules proposed by The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC (“Nasdaq”) intended to advance board diversity and increase transparency of diversity-related…

A Robust Compliance Program Can Keep You Out of Trouble

Powerful compliance programs create systems that identify smaller infractions before they escalate and include ongoing education on best practices for employees. When compliance processes are working well, they touch all parts of your organization, from re…

Prevent Your Work Site From Becoming a White Collar Crime Scene

Public construction projects are the backbone of any community, paid for and overseen by the state or local government.  They provide infrastructure and jobs, boosting local economies. These kinds of projects are also subject to a slew of regulations that…

Material Price Escalation – What is a Contractor to Do?

The fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic continues to plague the construction industry in many ways, but perhaps the most significant erosion to the contractor’s bottom line has come in the form of market volatility for construction materials. The lack of …

More Changes to Hart-Scott-Rodino Act Enforcement

On August 3, 2021, the United States Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced the latest in a series of important updates to antitrust enforcement under the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) Act. This new announcement comes on the heels of the Biden Administration…

July 2021

Subleasing: An Important Tool for Tenants and Landlords During the Pandemic and After

This article was featured in New England Real Estate Journal on July 30, 2021. To view the original, please click here.With the U.S. hitting an all-time high of 158 million s/f of subleased space as of July 2021, the spike in subleasing during the pandemic…