DepositAccounts.com Interviews Perry on Investor Considerations with REITs

In an article entitled “Is a Real Estate Investment Trust Right for You,” Braden Perry discusses considerations investors should consider when evaluating a Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) as part of their portfolio.  The article discusses the advantages and disadvantages of REITs, including the ability to add real estate to a portfolio without the burden of purchasing and managing real estate versus the tax inefficiencies and potential high management fees.  The article can be found at https://www.depositaccounts.com/blog/real-estate-investment-trust.html

Critical judgments and decisions in the investment process essential. Whether it’s stocks, bonds, real estate assets or any other financial commitment, the more research and preparation done on that investment, the better. Proper due diligence requires creativity coupled with common sense for any unnecessary surprises to be avoided, especially when it comes to money. For more information, please contact Braden Perry, who can assist with your investment due diligence.

Do You Need a Private Placement Memorandum (PPM) to Raise Money?

474529397If you are seeking to raise investment money for your company, remember that one of the best things you can do to protect yourself is disclosing as much information about your company as possible. That way, if things fall apart and your investors threaten to sue you for securities fraud or the government brings a regulatory action against your company, you can use your disclosures in your defense.

One of the best ways to do this is in a Private Placement Memorandum, or PPM for short. So what’s a PPM?

When Should Bar Applicants Begin Their Character and Fitness Applications? Perry Says Now

In an American Bar Association Student Lawyer publication, Braden Perry discusses the benefits to gathering information early for Character and Fitness Applications.

The key, said Perry, is to stay organized and focus on being consistent. “Consistency is often overlooked,” he said. “One of the things the Kansas Board of Law Examiners and other bar examiners do is look at your law school application, as well as any other applications they’re able to come across, and determine if there are inconsistencies. If there are, that’s a red flag.”

Kennyhertz Perry Client Alert: Enforcement Powers of the CFPB

Title X of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 (the Act) established the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and authorizes it to supervise certain consumer financial services companies and large depository institutions and their affiliates for consumer protection purposes. The CFPB has been charged with implementing and examination for compliance with Federal consumer finance law.

The CFPB also has extensive authorities to not only investigate violations of federal consumer protection laws but also implement broad enforcement relief.

Perry Speaks with Law360 on CFTC Enforcement Actions Returning to Administrative Court

In an interview with Law360, former CFTC senior trial attorney and Kennyhertz Perry partner Braden Perry discussed the CFTC’s recent decision to take enforcement proceedings to administrative court. Citing lack of resources, the CFTC claims bringing enforcement actions in administrative courts would “allow the commission to develop its expertise and the powers given to it in 2010 by Dodd-Frank.”  Perry described it as a “setback” for subjects of CFTC investigations and the lack of resources at a federally funded agency “shouldn’t be the reason for a policy change that eliminates what a defendant might see as a fair and full process.”

Perry Speaks with Law360 on Panther Energy Indictment

Braden Perry recently spoke with Law360 regarding the HFT spoofing indictment filed against Panther Energy Trading, LLC.  The indictment, alleging Panther Energy designed and deployed algorithms that issued and canceled orders within milliseconds — faster than the blink of an eye but long enough to be detected by other automated trading programs that troll the markets.  These actions “spoofed” the markets with enormous buy or sell orders that were canceled almost instantaneously, all to win illegal profits by manipulating the price of futures contracts.  The action, according to Perry, protects high frequency traders and ensures integrity in the markets.  

Perry Speaks on P2P Lending at Lend360

Braden Perry recently spoke at the Lend360 conference in New Orleans, discussing innovation and regulation in the peer-to-peer lending space.  Topics included the evolving regulation and consumer protection issues facing peer-to-peer lenders. To view the Powerpoint, please visit: http://www.lend360.org/akdejbuehflridbkvx/ Kennyhertz Perry is a business and litigation law firm dedicated to serving regulated businesses and entrepreneurs. The

Kennyhertz Perry Hires Marina E. Bell

Kennyhertz Perry, LLC is pleased to announce that Marina E. Bell has joined the firm as an attorney practicing in the areas of litigation and financial services.

Ms. Bell has spent her entire career in litigation, beginning with a judicial clerkship directly out of law school. Following that clerkship, she practiced at a Kansas City boutique firm and represented a variety of industries, including trucking companies, school districts, major retailers and concert promoters.

For the six years prior to joining Kennyhertz Perry. Ms. Bell gained extensive litigation experience, trying child abuse and neglect cases on behalf of the Jackson County Juvenile Officer.

Ms. Bell graduated with honors from the University of Notre Dame in 2000 and from the University of Kansas School of Law in 2003. Ms. Bell is licensed to practice in the state and federal courts of Missouri and Kansas.

“We are delighted to have Marina join our firm, and we are confident she will be an excellent addition to our team,” said John Kennyhertz, partner of Kennyhertz Perry.

For more information, please visit Ms. Bell’s bio at: http://kennyhertzperry.com/kennyhertz-perry-lawyers/marina-bell/.

Health and Economic Impacts of Car Accident Injuries

Health and Economic Impacts of Car Accident Injuries

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Permanent Impairment in Your Personal Injury Case

Permanent Impairment in Your Personal Injury Case

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Legal Services to Payment Service Providers in Europe

Legal Services to Payment Service Providers in Europe

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