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RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE. PRIOR RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR OUTCOME.

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Academic medical center

Assist an academic medical center-affiliated multiple-hospital system conduct a compliance audit of pathology laboratory services line and restructure to comply with billing rules fraud and abuse laws.
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Japanese trading company

Representation of Japanese trading company in connection with the refinancing of its loans to the Nigerian state petroleum company.
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One of the largest producers and transporters of energy in the United States

Representation of multiple defendants including one of the largest producers and transporters of energy in the United States in a high-profile nuisance suit in federal district court in Mississippi asserting that the defendants’ air emissions are contributing to global warming.
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Large energy producer

Representing a large coal-fired power plant in the defense of a class action claim by 1500 surrounding residents for particulate emission involving first-impression issues of preemption of state nuisance law.
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World-class academic and health care system

Represent world-class academic and health care system in multi-plaintiff litigation arising from allegations that falsified genomic research was allowed to proceed to clinical trials with the enrollment and treatment of cancer patients.
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Real estate company

Advised client on multiple dry cleaning release sites in Maryland voluntary cleanup program and controlled hazardous substances program.
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Global science company

Representation of a global science company in defense of an environmental civil suit brought by the Sierra Club and NRDC relating to historic mercury deposits in the South River in Virginia. Attained a unique settlement involving a six year study of the mercury issues.
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Diversified energy producer

Representation of a diversified energy producer in a 14-count case pending in Greene County, Pa., which includes claims that the seminal (CBM) Hoge case should be overturned. It includes a horizontal trespass claim based on allegations that CBM outside the main bench of the Pittsburgh seam is not part of the Pittsburgh seam and a quiet title claim related to a boundary dispute. Partial summary judgment was granted upholding the CBM Hoge decision.
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Various nonprofit QALICBs

Representing various nonprofit QALICBs on the acquisition, development and construction of new headquarters and mission-related facilities throughout the United States in leveraged transactions using federal and state new markets tax credits.
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Power provider

Advising a power provider on its use of NMTCs and other federal subsidies for construction of a new power plant, and explaining the differences between federal tax subsidies and their impact on the structuring of financing for the project.
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Lender

Representing a lender in its qualified school construction bond loan to a charter school expansion project using NMTCs. Our role included helping the lender understand the effect of the NMTC structure on the borrower’s credit.
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Municipality

Representing a municipality as a leveraged loan structure lender. The loan structure was used to finance mixed-use affordable housing deals, thus improving the citizens’ quality of life.
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Municipality

Representing a municipality as bond counsel in connection with a loan to a nonprofit. By counseling our client to use taxable bond proceeds to create a leveraged loan structure, the municipality was able to assist in the redevelopment of a blighted area.
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Various lenders

Representing various lenders in sourcing leverage loans.
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Solid waste company

Advising a solid waste company on the use of NMTCs for expansions at several landfills.
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Bond issuer

Representing a bond issuer on the use of NMTCs for a commercial and retail urban core development owned by an affiliate of the issuer, and the resulting structure allowed the bond issuer to combine NMTC and tax-exempt bonds to finance the project.
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Bond underwriter

Representing a bond underwriter in the sale of recovery-zone facility bonds in a mixed-use redevelopment project using NMTCs. Our role included elucidating for bond investors the effect of the NMTCs on their bond investment.
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Charitable entity

Counseling a charitable entity on the use of NMTCs and tax-exempt bonds for the development of several new facilities. As a result, the entity was able to determine the optimal financial structure.
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Governmental leverage lenders

Representing governmental leverage lenders using municipal bond proceeds to provide additional capital for the development and construction of non-profit museum and library projects.
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Developer

Representing a developer in a ruling request that resulted in the first favorable ruling by the IRS that three buildings may be treated as a single building for purposes of determining whether the building (and its structural components) qualifies for the NMTC. The developer needed to have the three buildings treated as a single building to qualify the project for the NMTC.
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