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Washington Updates – Rail Strike, Health Care, Tax, & More

General Updates Congress Acts to Avert Freight Rail Strike: Congress passed a bill this week to implement the terms of a contract between freight rail carriers and workers, averting a nationwide rail strike next week that would have kept one-third of U.S. cargo from...

The Use Of Defined Value Gift Clauses

The last several years have seen an unprecedented level of wealth transfer transactions, including interests in privately held operating companies.   Effectuating those transactions so close to the end of the year when it involves a complex appraisal, such as a...

118th Congress Tax Agenda. Taxation & Representation.

Election Results Update: With the results of the midterm election almost final, control of the House and the Senate in the 118th Congress is clear. On the House side, Republicans are poised to win the remaining two outstanding congressional races, giving the GOP a...

Post-Midterms Analysis

As votes continue to be counted, it is clear the election was unexpectedly tighter—and better for Democrats—than most observers expected. While a handful of House races remain undecided, our current view is while Republicans will take control of the House, they will...
Post-Midterms Analysis

Post-Midterms Analysis

As votes continue to be counted, it is clear the election was unexpectedly tighter—and better for Democrats—than most...

Washington Policy Update

Washington Policy Update

General Updates Government Funding: With Congress unable to reach a consensus on appropriations bills for fiscal year...

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