Day Pitney LLP is proud to announce that our partner Shawn T. Wooden has been elected Connecticut state treasurer. As treasurer, Wooden will oversee $63 billion in state funds and investments, including $34 billion in state pension funds, and will sit on numerous boards including the State Bond Commission, the Connecticut Health & Educational Facilities Authority, the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority and the Connecticut Green Bank. He will retire as a partner in the firm and assume his new role as state treasurer when he is sworn in on January 9, 2019.
On April 25, Boston attorneys Bill Pezzoni, Jared Ross and Justin Hannan will present on "Understanding Opportunity Zones: Investor Benefits," a program hosted by the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) in conjunction with the City of Marlborough, MA and Day Pitney LLP.
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Carl Merino authored an international practice feature article, "U.S. Owners of Foreign Corporations Face New Hurdles," published in the April 2019 issue of Trusts & Estates magazine.
Carl Merino co-authored an article, entitled "Beneficiaries of S Corp Stock," published in the March 2019 edition of the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) Journal.
Warren Whitaker will be serving as chair of the 15th Annual International Estate Planning Institute, hosted by the New York State Bar Association and The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners USA (STEP USA).
Jared Ross was quoted in an article, "Ultra-Rich Scout Direct Real Estate Investments," published by Banker & Tradesman.
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Scott Beach, chair of Day Pitney's Family Office Practice, was quoted in an article entitled "Less Than 20% of Family Offices Have Robust Succession Plans," published by Private Asset Management.
Von Sanborn was featured in an article, "Tax Screw-Ups and People Problems: Experts Reveal Biggest Blunders of Rich Families," published by Bloomberg.
Von Sanborn was quoted in an article, "U.S. Family Offices Face Increasing Competition from Foreign Families," published by Private Asset Management.