News by Topic : Policy issues

  • 2/26/2014

    CIAT Urges Senate Banking to Extend Terrorism Risk Insurance Act

    W. Edward Walter

    Legislation expiring at the end of 2014 is considered vital to the U.S. economy and lack of clarity is expected to slow the pace of new financing.

  • 1/29/2014

    Know How

  • 1/22/2014

    EPA's Energy Star Program Looks to Next Phase in Sustainability

    EPA senior advisor Cindy Jacobs says water, waste efficiency next areas of focus.

  • 1/9/2014

    Analysis: 2014 Looking Up for REITs

    Matt Slepin of Terra Search Partners on the outlook for REITs and commercial real estate in 2014.

  • 12/6/2013

    CEO Spotlight: Waesche Says COPT Working Through Political Uncertainty

    COPT CEO optimistic for development leasing in 2014, 2015.

  • 11/6/2013

    Everybody Wins

    In the Know/Know How

  • 11/6/2013

    Q&A: Rep. Sherman on Lease Accounting Proposal

    Opposes FASB and IASB approach; supports better disclosure.
  • 9/27/2013

    Podcast: Darryl Steinhause, DLA Piper

    DLA Piper's Darryl Steinhause on new SEC rules regarding advertising for private investment funds.

  • 9/19/2013

    House Financial Services Committee Holds TRIA Hearing (UPDATE)

    Representative says TRIA reduces taxpayer exposure related to acts of terrorism.

  • 9/16/2013

    Mortgage REITs’ Increasing Role

    Mortgage REITs are likely to benefit from trends in the mortgage markets that will present opportunities in the months and years ahead.