Robinson Bradshaw

Topic: Regulatory Compliance

Implications of the 2023 Form PF Amendments

After the 2008 financial crisis, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC” or “Commission”) introduced the Form PF (Private Fund), which the SEC intended to serve as a tool for monitoring and assessing systemic market risks posed by private funds. Since 2011, following the Dodd-Frank Act (“Dodd-Frank”), the SEC has required certain investment advisers […]

280G Considerations for Portfolio Company Exits

Portfolio companies of venture capital and private equity funds usually motivate key executives through compensation tied to performance upon an exit. Such structures align the incentives of the fund with those of the executives but can lead to several tax issues that warrant thoughtful consideration. 280G Background Section 280G of the Internal Revenue Code seeks […]

Professional Medical Practice Acquisitions and the Corporate Practice of Medicine

Private equity funds have become major players in the professional health care delivery sector in recent years due to acquisitions of professional practices, including physician practices, senior living facilities and the like. Such activity has attracted attention from regulators, policymakers and the public, with a particular focus on impacts on quality of care and potential […]