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  • Videocast: SALT Scoreboard – 2017 Mid-Year Review
    The quarterly Eversheds Sutherland SALT Scoreboard tallies significant state and local tax litigation wins and losses.
  • Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Taxes Burden Taxpayers
    To raise revenue and tackle health concerns, a number of localities have imposed sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) taxes. However, localities may have limited guidance on how these taxes are administered. Read this Bloomberg BNA article, by Eversheds Sutherland (US) attorneys Jonathan Feldman and Alla Raykin, which discusses the sugar-sweetened beverage tax background, why local SSB taxes are so problematic, and implications for taxpayers.



Eversheds Sutherland Associate DeAndre Morrow Selected as One of The National Black Lawyers Top 40 Under 40
WASHINGTON—Eversheds Sutherland is pleased to announce that Associate DeAndre R. Morrow has been selected as one of The National Black Lawyers Top 40 Under 40. He joins an elite group of attorneys from Washington DC and across the country as members of the organization composed of outstanding black attorneys under the age of 40 who exemplify superior leadership and achievements in the legal industry and within their communities.