Kirkland & Ellis has hired Parimah Hassouri as a partner in the corporate practice group in New York.
Regulation is important to Gemini Trust Company, the cryptocurrency exchange and custodian that launched a captive insurance company, Nakamoto, in January.
Vermont’s Department of Financial Regulation (DFR) will offer waivers to captives and other businesses that are unable to hold board meetings in coming months due to the spread of COVID-19.
Reserve Mechanical Corp has filed an opening brief with the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals challenging the US Tax Court’s rulings related to its captive insurance case.
North Carolina will kick off its annual conference in May with a day dedicated exclusively to captive owners.
The European Union has added Cayman to its list of non-cooperative jurisdictions for tax purposes after it determined that Cayman failed to implement measures relating to economic substance in the area of collective investment vehicles within the agreed timetable.
The Tennessee Department of Commerce & Insurance has licensed its 200th captive insurance company.
The Self-Insurance Institute of America (SIIA) has hit out at Internal Revenue Service, accusing it of misleading people in its recent announcement about rooting out tax evasion in the micro captive sector.
The IRS is establishing 12 new examination teams as it steps up its efforts to pursue abusive micro-captive insurance transactions.