Nov 11 2011 | 10:54am ET
The new definition of “family office” under the Dodd-Frank Act will force many family offices to make difficult choices. While the definition of a “family” has become broader, the ability to include non-family members and still retain family office status has been lost. Family offices have until the end of March to make adjustments to avoid new regulations or register and reveal many details of their assets. David Guin, a partner at the New York-based law firm Withers Bergman, has been helping clients navigate the reforms and he spoke to FINalternatives’ Senior Reporter Mary Campbell recently about the implications for wealthy families.
Mar 10 2014 | 11:33am ET
A huge thank you to all of the people who helped make last Thursday’s HFC NY Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit such a success. The charity gala raised nearly $2 million to prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…