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119th Congress Strategic Plan

Help inform NABL’s advocacy priorities and plans for the next Congress. Comment by June 30, 2024.

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Budding marijuana greenhouse facility in Denver, CO. Source: Cannabis Tours via Wikimedia Foundation
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DEA Rescheduling of Marijuana

Regulators have proposed moving marijuana from a Schedule I to Schedule III drug. What do we know and what do we not know?

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IRS Form 1040 documents on a wooden table.
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Gearing Up for a Potential Tax Bill in 2025

Key provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) begin to expire at the end of next year, teeing up the likelihood of a major tax package in the…

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FY2024 Appropriations

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

President Joe Biden (D) waves at the attendees during his State of the Union Address on March 7, 2024.
President Joe Biden (D) waves at the attendees during his State of the Union Address on March 7, 2024.
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Biden Releases FY2025 Budget

The FY2025 appropriations season has begun. Here’s a quick summary of what’s inside and what we’re tracking.

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Chicago L train rounding a corner. Source: Douglas Rahden via Wikimedia Commons.
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Bonds and Beverages: Chicago

Networking event for Chicago area law students interested in public finance law on March 3, 2024.

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Frederick Douglass Bridge crossing the Anacostia River in Washington, D.C. Source: Ron Cogswell.
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Bonds and Beverages: DC

Networking event for D.C. area law students interested in public finance law on February 22, 2024.

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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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Recap: Hearing on Climate Risk in Muni Market

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

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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.

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U.S. Capitol during the holiday season.
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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.

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Swaps and Derivatives 2023

201 series webinar focusing on the types of derivative contracts, documentation, ISDA terms, parties, and more.