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Hot Topics in Spin-Offs

Recorded on: Feb. 23, 2017
Running Time: 01:00:51

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Taken from the Web Program Spin-offs 2017 recorded February, 2017 in New York.

Hot Topics in Spin-Offs [01:00:51]
  • Lumpy asset mix: substantial interests in non-controlled businesses
  • Both sides now: split-ups following a merger of equals
  • Corporate governance issues:
    •  Activist investors
    •  Changes in IRS ruling policy
    •  Policing restrictions on pricetalk
  • Shrinking to fit: spin-offs and inversions

The purchase price of this segment includes the following article from the Course Handbook available online:

  • Client Update: Treasury and IRS Provide New Spin-off Guidance (July 19, 2016)
    My Chi To
  • Guidance Under Section 355 Concerning Device and Active Trade or Business, REG–134016–15, 26 CFR Part 1, (July 15, 2016)
  • Examination of Returns and Claims for Refund, Credit or Abatement; Determination of Tax Liability, Rev. Proc. 2016-40, 26 CFR 601.105 (2016)
  • Distribution of Stock and Securities of a Controlled Corporation, 26 USC 355

Presentation Material

  • Recent Developments in Spin-offs
    Ting S. Chen, Corey M. Goodman, Nicole J. Pinder
Ting S Chen ~ Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP
Corey M Goodman ~ Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Nicole J Pinder ~ Principal, PwC
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