Day Pitney represented Irrational Capital in a strategic partnership with ValueAct Spring Master Fund which consisted of an investment in IC Workplace Alpha Fund LP, a private investment fund managed by Irrational Capital. Founded in 2017, Irrational Capital develops investment strategies that leverage statistically significant links between corporate culture and stock performance.
The Day Pitney Investment Management and Private Funds team consisted of Peter Bilfield and Eliza Fromberg along with Steve Ziobrowski on tax matters. The team advised on the terms of a strategic relationship agreement as well as the terms of various ancillary agreements, including the limited liability company agreement of IC Workplace Alpha Fund GP LLC. The team also provided advice on regulatory matters including state and federal investment adviser registration exemptions.
The partnership was featured in a Reuters article, "Ubben's Socially Conscious ValueAct Spring Fund Bets on Workplace Wonk."
Dan Gottfried spoke on a panel, "The Qualified Business Income Deduction for Real Estate Investors and Professionals," at the 31st Annual Real Property, Trust and Estate (RPTE) National CLE Conference, presented by the American Bar Association and held in Boston, MA.
Day Pitney LLP hosted its annual invitation-only Palm Beach Family Office Forum at the Eau Palm Beach.
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Brian Fischer spoke on "Defining Success from a Legal Perspective – How to Best Structure the Transaction to Meet the Owner's Objectives while Providing Significant Legal Protection," at an Exit Planning Exchange (XPX) Hartford program.
Daniel Gottfried, chair of Day Pitney's International Transactions practice was quoted in an article, "Who Can You Trust in the Cryptocurrency Economy?," published by the Robb Report.
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Day Pitney's Family Office and Trusts and Estates practices have been shortlisted in two categories, "Best Private Client Law Firm" and "Best Trusts and Estates Division," for the 2019 Private Asset Management Awards.
Day Pitney's Family Office and Trusts and Estates practices have been shortlisted in the "Legal Team of the Year" private client category for the 2019 Family Wealth Report Awards.
Day Pitney attorneys Von Sanborn and Justin Hannan will be speaking at "Qualified Opportunity Funds – A Primer for Attorneys," a program presented by the Boston Bar Association (BBA).