Maine’s New Markets Tax Credit Program and Improving Communities

Maine has seen a successful turnaround of some of this, however, with the 2001 introduction of the New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC). This tax credit program is intended to boost economies by attracting private capital to low-income, largely rural areas. This has attracted new investment capital, enterprises and diversified the economy. This program has been able to affect every sector, from farming to health care, and from service to manufacturing. This, in turn, has created a far reaching effect on the communities as well, introducing new technologies and services to underserved markets....
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Executive Recruiter the Milestones of Success

The field of executive recruiting has been dynamically demonstrated by the amazing career of Dennis Carey. Mr Carey’s accomplishments can serve as a catalyst that has advanced modern executive recruiting. The success of his career has had a positive impact on many top fortune 500 companies. In an age of technological speed, change and innovation,...
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Sean Hecker Brings Another View to the Argument

With many corporate guilty pleas that have been exposed in the news, these pleas of guilty are few in the vast number of corporate enterprises that currently exist worldwide. Despite many guilty pleas that have been given, there still exists many non-prosecution agreements that have been deferred. As a corporate partner in New York City,...
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Debevoise & Plimpton LLP Name Seven New Partners

The following associates at Debevoise & Plimpton were promoted to full partners: Thomas Smith and Uri Herzberg from the private equity team, and David L. Portilla, Sarah Coyne, Ina C. Popova, Patrick Taylor, and David Sarratt. These new promotions all take effect on July 1st of this year. According to a press release done by...
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Tax credits that benefit the economy

Tax credits are an area of modern business financing that can often be misunderstood or just difficult to understand. The Northern Forest Center has been one of the agencies looking to aid forest based businesses in their attempts to be successful in the future, which includes the staff members of the center providing information and...
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Getting the Answers from a Lawyer

Sean Hecker represents companies and individuals as a partner in the white collar practice group, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP in New York. As a white collar criminal lawyer, Hecker engages in civil litigation and oversees internal investigations focusing mainly on matters related to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act securities such as civil and criminal activities...
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What is white collar law really about?

White collar defense attorney Sean Hecker learned early in his career when to keep his mouth shut. A partner in Debevoise & Plimpton LLP’s white collar practice group, Hecker began his career as a trial attorney for the Federal Defenders of New York. In his very first trial, Hecker not so subtly pointed out to...
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Walgreens Boots Alliance Buys Rite Aid

Consolidation has been the name of the game in the healthcare industry, and yesterday we saw one more giant deal being forged with the creation of a veritable duopoly in the pharmacy industry. Walgreens buys Rite Aid, and Wall Street rejoices As rumored during midday trading on Tuesday and confirmed after the closing bell, Walgreens...
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