Chapter News

Cracking the Glass Ceiling: Women on Corporate Boards in Europe

October 21, 2014

The average share of women on the boards of the largest publicly listed companies in the EU rose to 18.6 percent in April 2014, up from 17.8 percent just six months earlier, according to statistics released...

The EU at the G20 summit in Brisbane: Joint letter of Presidents Barroso and Van Rompuy

October 21, 2014

In a joint letter to Heads of State and Government of the European Union ahead of this week's European Council meeting, European Commission President Barroso and European Council President Van Rompuy...

CMBS Investors May Not Be in “Good Hands”

October 20, 2014

Jericho Plaza (I & II), a $163.8 million loan that backs 8.7% of CSMC 2007-C5, is now with the special servicer for "imminent monetary default" according to a Fitch note circulated late Friday....

Safeguarding your privacy: appointing Europe’s new data protection watchdog

October 20, 2014

Celebrities aren't the only ones who should care about their personal data being kept safe. The Parliament plays a key role in deciding who the European data protection supervisor should be for the next...

Remarks by Ambassador Michael Froman: “Dialogue on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership”

October 15, 2014

“Let me also recognize and tribute Mr Gucht,  whose service to his mission and his country over the last several years and decades have really distinguished him as a leader in Europe, and as his day...

TTIP Truth & Myth

October 14, 2014

More information in TTIP here: http://ec.europa.eu/trade/policy/in-focus/ttip/

UPCOMING CHAPTER EVENTS

The Benefits of Investing for the Long-Term Despite Pressures by Financial Markets & Shareholders

November 04, 2014 | 8:00am

Join us for a moderated panel discussion with CEO’s from major US and EU companies, Pension Funds and other market participants on the benefits of looking beyond the next quarter, including a comparison of US & EU approaches to the subject of long-term investing.

EACCNY’s Commercial Real Estate Forum – A Market Update

November 13, 2014 | 8:00am

Join us for EACC’s Annual Commercial Real Estate Outlook & Property Tax Update.

EACCNY Trust & Estate Update

December 09, 2014 | 8:00am

Join us for a discussion on Trust & Estate Planning and Investment Strategies for Multi-Nationals.

Upcoming Partner Events

Out at Work, Equal at Work: What Employers Should Know About LGBT Issues and the Law

October 23, 2014 | 2:00pm

Protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender employees are evolving almost daily in the wake of landmark U.S. Supreme Court cases, changing federal regulations, and the U.S. Supreme Court’s refusal to hear appeals on various federal court decisions invalidating state bans on same-sex marriage.

Spain: Global Platform For International Business And Investment

November 03, 2014 | 4:00pm

Join us for a discussion about Spain, its role in the global economy and attractiveness for International Business and Investment.

The IIBN 4th Annual Global Conference: ‘OpportUnity’

November 07, 2014 | 8:00am

Please join EACCNY Partner IIBN at their OpportUnity conference which will bring together the most successful and preeminent leaders of the Irish business and political community, with the goal of highlighting areas of OpportUnity that are ripe for collaboration. When we harness our collective power and identify ways to work together, we can change the world in ways that would not be achievable alone.

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Member News

Further route network optimisation – focusing on airberlin’s strenghts

October 17, 2014

airberlin will continue to adapt its route network by focusing on increased efficiency and further reducing seasonal effects. This strategic focus on increased efficiency is accompanied by a focus on...

Stuyvesant Town Appraised Value Increased

October 16, 2014

Given the rocky nature of the markets on Wednesday, we thought we'd start TreppWire with a little chicken soup for the CMBS soul. The servicer for the $3 billion Stuyvesant Town/ Peter Cooper Village...

Tax rulings and state aid – saving on tax may prove to be expensive

October 15, 2014

The European Commission has commenced investigations into so called 'tax rulings' issued by several Member States. These rulings include comfort letters issued by (national) tax authorities giving a specific...

Goldberg Segalla’s Joseph M. Hanna Honored for Leadership in Litigation and Promoting Diversity

October 14, 2014

Goldberg Segalla partner Joseph M. Hanna recently received honors that underscore both his prominence as a commercial litigator and his steadfast drive to promote diversity. The accolades reflect our...