Stradley Ronon CLE Webcast: Unpacking the Corporate Transparency Act

As of January 1, domestic and foreign entities registered to do business in the United States must comply with new beneficial ownership reporting requirements imposed under the Corporate Transparency Act (CTA). View our webcast from January 30 on “Unpacking the Corporate Transparency Act,” during which panelists answer looming questions, including: Which entities are subject to […]

Stradley Ronon Advises Mini Melts in Investment by Altamont Capital Partners

A cross-practice team of Stradley Ronon lawyers represented Mini Melts USA, a producer and distributor of novelty ice cream products headquartered in the Philadelphia area, in the acquisition of a controlling interest by Altamont Capital Partners. Altamont Capital is a Palo Alto, California-based private investment firm with more than $4 billion in assets under management. […]

Stradley Ronon Represents Team Epiphany in Acquisition by Stagwell

Stradley Ronon advised Team Epiphany, a consumer marketing agency based in New York City, in its acquisition by Stagwell, a digital-first global marketing network. Founded in 2004, Team Epiphany is a BIPOC-owned-and-operated firm that specializes in cultural relevance, experiential marketing and influencer integration. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Team Epiphany will join […]

From the Editor

The venture capital and emerging company communities were rocked last week by the collapse of Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) and the subsequent collapse of Signature Bank. While the federal government stepped in on Sunday to assure depositors that all insured and uninsured deposits are safe and SVB is up and running through a newly formed bridge bank […]

Petabyte Technology Inc. Acquired by Chewy Inc.

Stradley Ronon represented Petabyte Technology Inc., a provider of cloud-based technology solutions to the veterinary sector, in a $43.4 million acquisition by Chewy, Inc., an online provider of pet food and treats, pet supplies, pet medications and other pet-health products and services. The acquisition is expected to further strengthen Chewy’s pet healthcare product and service […]

OECD Crypto Tax Framework To Require $50,000 Reporting Threshold for Crypto Service Providers

By Christopher Scarpa and Jin Park The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) issued Crypto-Asset Reporting Framework and Amendments to the Common Reporting Standard, in which OECD proposes to modernize tax administration and reporting requirements for cryptocurrency. The framework would make crypto-assets exchanges, brokers, dealers and ATMs subject to reporting on behalf of customers. The framework […]

How ESG Is Changing the M&A Landscape

ESG has graduated from a reference in the financial statements of major corporations to a barometer for the health and long-term prospects of any business valued by investors Understanding the growing importance of environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) in the world of mergers and acquisitions requires looking no further than social media. Countless posts […]