News by Topic : Regulatory updates

  • 9/14/2016

    House Financial Services Approves Bill to Repeal Parts of Dodd-Frank

    Financial CHOICE Act will likely serve as committee’s preliminary agenda for 2017.

  • 7/25/2016

    NAREIT Comments on SEC Release on Business and Financial Disclosure Required by Regulation S-K

    Advocates that materiality should continue to be guidepost of SEC’s disclosure regime and that reform efforts should focus on best ways to ensure disclosure of company-specific material information.

  • 7/20/2016

    NAREIT Comments on 337d Regulations

    Regulations reduce built-in gain recognition period from 10 to five years and restrict ability of a non-REIT C corporation that has engaged in a tax-free spin-off to merge into an existing REIT.

  • 7/7/2016

    Audit: TRIA Still Key to Terrorism Insurance Availability

    Treasury Department evaluation affirms importance of federal program.

  • 6/27/2016

    Indian Government Officials Talk REITs with NAREIT

    Topics of discussion include REIT best practices.

  • 6/2/2016

    CIAT Files Comments on TRIA NPRM

    CIAT voices support for maintaining TRIA’s regulatory framework.

  • 4/26/2016

    NAREIT Joins Amicus Brief in Property Rights Case

    Brief relates to Murr v. Wisconsin.

  • 4/18/2016

    Real Estate Groups Ask Senate for Ability to Comment on FAA Proposal

    NAREIT joined a group of real estate organizations requesting that the Senate follow notice and comment procedures should it decide to incorporate One Engine Inoperative standards into its criteria for determining hazards to navigable airspace.

  • 4/8/2016

    Labor Department Issues Final Fiduciary Rule on Investment Advice

    Rule imposes a fiduciary standard on investment advice related to retirement savings.

  • 3/7/2016

    Supreme Court Rules on REIT Citizenship

    Court holds REIT citizenship is based on the citizenship of its members, including shareholders.