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Leonard Schneidman
Pepper Hamilton, LLP: Bailout Bill Spells Relief for ISO Victims of AMT

Since the bursting of the Internet stock bubble in 2000, the plight of taxpayers who exercised an incentive stock option (ISO) with a significant spread on exercise and has held the ISO stock while it declines substantially in value has been highlighted...

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
IRS Chief Counsel Donald L. Korb Joins Sullivan & Cromwell

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP announces that Donald L. Korb , Chief Counsel for the Internal Revenue Service, will join the firm to lead its tax controversy practice. A practicing attorney for nearly 35 years, both in the public and private sectors, Mr...

O'Melveny & Myers LLP
Tax Attorney Elected Partner at O'Melveny & Myers LLP

O'Melveny & Myers LLP announces that Winston Chang, a member of the firm's Tax practice, is admitted to the firm as a new partner, effective February 1, 2009. Winston Chang resides in the Newport Beach office. He received his B.S. from University...

susan.bass
Tax Attorneys Elected Partner at Holland & Knight LLP

Steven Sonberg , Managing Partner of Holland & Knight LLP, has announced that Douglas Banghart, Kevin Packman, and Victor Perez, have been elected to partnership effective January 1, 2009. Douglas Banghart is resident in the firm's Boston office...

Mayer Brown LLP
Tax Attorneys Elected Partner at Mayer Brown LLP

Mayer Brown LLP announces the promotion of Barbara Grayson, Mai Phuong Nguyen, and Sabina Comis as new partners effective January 1, 2009. Barbara Grayson is a partner in the firm's Chicago office. Ms. Grayson represents high net-worth individuals...

McDermott Will & Emery
Martha Pugh Rejoins McDermott Will & Emery

McDermott Will & Emery announces the return of Martha Groves Pugh as counsel in the Firm's Tax Department. Ms. Pugh will be based in the Firm's Washington, D.C. office where her practice will continue to focus on federal income tax issues...