Monthly Archives: February 2013

Energy Tax Provisions in the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012

On January 1, 2013, Congress passed the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (the “Act”), which averted the “fiscal cliff.” The Act contains several significant energy-related tax provisions.  read more

Posted in Oil & Gas, Power, Renewables, Tax

Antitrust Division Enters Into First Deferred Prosecution Agreement

In a first for the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) Antitrust Division, the Division entered into a Deferred Prosecution Agreement (“DPA”) with a financial institution for its involvement in an alleged LIBOR-rate manipulation scheme. As part of the agreement, the company’s … Continue reading

Posted in Antitrust/Competition, Cases, DOJ, Regulation