Tag: President Biden

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Biden Administration Issues Executive Order Defining Additional National Security Considerations for CFIUS

September 16, 2022

Via: LexBlog

On September 15, President Biden signed an Executive Order (EO) with the first ever formal Presidential direction to the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS or the Committee). The EO emphasizes the risks that the Committee should […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

President Biden To Sign New Inflation Reduction Act

August 15, 2022

Via: LexBlog

President Biden will soon sign into law the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), which provides $750 billion in funding and major federal policy changes impacting the U.S. energy, environment, healthcare and tax sectors. On August 7, 2022, the IRA passed the […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Biden Near Decision on Backing Federal Gas-Tax Holiday

June 20, 2022

Via: The Wall Street Journal

President Biden said Monday that he may make a decision on seeking a pause to the federal gasoline tax by the end of the week, as Americans deal with soaring gas prices. Mr. Biden told reporters in Rehoboth Beach, Del., […]

Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

Washington Healthcare Update | May 23, 2022

May 23, 2022

Via: LexBlog

Congress House House Passes Bill to Help the FDA Address the Infant Formula Shortage On May 18, the House passed a supplemental appropriations bill that would provide $28 million in emergency funding to help the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) […]

Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Privacy Continues to be Top of Mind Issue With President Biden’s State of the Union Address and Movement on FTC Nominee Today

March 3, 2022

Via: LexBlog

Data privacy is going to continue to be a top of mind issue going into Q2 2022, as seen by developments this week. Specifically, President Biden’s State of the Union address explicitly referenced concerns related to children’s privacy. Additionally today […]

Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

Arkansas Seeks to Amend President Biden’s COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

October 21, 2021


On Oct. 13, Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson allowed a new law addressing mandated COVID-19 vaccines for employees to go into effect without his signature. SB 739’s primary sponsor, Sen. Kim Hammer, made it clear that the bill was a response […]

Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

Guidance for Federal Contractors Under President Biden’s COVID-19 Executive Order

October 8, 2021

Via: JD Supra

President Biden recently issued an Executive Order (Executive Order 14042) requiring covered federal contractors to mandate that their employees are fully vaccinated against COVID‑19. On September 24, 2021, the White House’s Safer Federal Workforce Task Force issued guidance (Guidance) explaining […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Biden’s Tax Pledge Limits Options for Infrastructure Deal

June 23, 2021

Via: The Wall Street Journal

President Biden’s pledge not to raise taxes on households making under $400,000 helped get him elected and shaped an administration tax plan aimed at corporations and high-income households. Now, that pledge is narrowing the path toward a bipartisan deal on […]

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Biden to Propose $1.8 Trillion Families Plan, Tax Increases

April 28, 2021

Via: The Wall Street Journal

President Biden plans to lay out a $1.8 trillion proposal that includes new spending on child care, education and paid leave and extensions of some tax breaks, using a prime-time address Wednesday to pitch a package he says will benefit […]

Financing your Business

What’s in Biden’s $2 Trillion Corporate Tax Plan

March 31, 2021

Via: The Wall Street Journal

WASHINGTON—President Biden is calling for $2 trillion in corporate tax increases over 15 years to pay for his infrastructure plan. Here are the basics of the revenue-raising side of the plan, which reverses many of the changes from the 2017 […]