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The Bond Lawyer

1998 – Today

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  • News

FY2024 Appropriations

We are tracking the status of FY2024 appropriations, where things stand, and what it all means for bond lawyers.

Illustration of a groundhog peering over the National Mall in Washington DC.
  • News

Groundhog Day in Washington

Congress’ long campaign of “hurry up and wait” stretches into February; a tax deal passes the House but faces uncertainty in the Senate; FY2024 spending update; and the SEC suspends…

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  • Member Spotlight

Lee R. Marchisio

Foster Garvey PC in Seattle, WA

Three houses growing in size from left to right.
An emerging tax deal in Congress could contain provisions of interest to the municipal market, including the "LIHTC Fix."
  • News

Emerging Tax Package in 2024

A potential deal to extend the CTC and fix the tax treatment of R&D expenses may also contain the “LIHTC Fix.”

  • The Bond Lawyer

The Bond Lawyer – Vol. 47 | No. 4

Scholarly journal covering recent updates in municipal bond law, including Basel III Endgame, recent SEC enforcement actions, the finalization of Section 6417 Treasury Regulations, and the IRS’ new secure messaging…

  • News

Recap: Hearing on Climate Risk in Muni Market

Key takeaways from the Senate Budget Committee’s hearing on Wednesday, January 10, 2024.

  • Member Spotlight

Jennifer L. Roth

Bond lawyer who focuses on economic development and tax increment financing, mother of three who loves to read, and native Clevelander.

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Clo$ing C0sts: Wire Fraud Perils

Article from Ice Miller LLP exploring the surge in wire fraud that is impacting financial transactions.

U.S. Capitol during the holiday season.
U.S. Capitol during the holiday season.
  • News

A Busy December: What We’re Tracking

Congress may have punted its funding problems into next year, but members still face a long to-do list before this holiday season.

  • Member Spotlight

Daniel M. Alsup

Bond lawyer, father of two, third generation New Mexico lawyer, and loves how public finance helps local communities. Meet Daniel M. Alsup.

  • Member Spotlight

Carol J. McCoog of Hawkins Delafield & Wood LLP in Portland, OR

Bond lawyer, mom of two, avid soccer fan, and our new NABL President. Meet Carol McCoog.

Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) announces he will not run again for Speaker of the House on October 3, 2023. Source: C-Span.
Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) announces he will not run again for Speaker of the House on October 3, 2023. Source: C-Span.
  • News

Shutdown Averted for Now, McCarthy Out, What’s Next?

A recap of where things currently stand in Washington, what may happen between now and November 17, and what bond lawyers should be watching.