Briefing Room


Dominick Brook

Going green to make green: alumnus helps clients find savings in sustainability

Profits and environmental sustainability. What may seem like two concepts on opposite ends of the economic spectrum are actually mutually beneficial to businesses, according to Dominick Brook ’08, U.S. Leader—Global Sustainability Tax at Ernst & Young LLP (EY).

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From TV to tax law

Kathleen Lyon ’98 discusses her career and what it’s like to win an Attorney General’s Award for Distinguished Service for her work on the U.S. Justice Department’s Program for Non-Prosecution Agreement or Non-Target Letters for Swiss Banks.

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Making leap to in-house counsel like ‘ultimate backstage pass’

Over the course of his almost 30-year professional career, working for the U.S. Department of Treasury right out of law school, then for a private firm, and later as an investment banker, sometimes it’s hard to tell by glancing at John Bruno’s resume whether he’s devoted to practicing the law or dedicated to the financial arena.

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Tobin targets public charities’ activities in congressional testimony

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Donald Tobin, the Frank E. and Virginia H. Bazler Designated Professor in Business Law at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, testified July 25 before a U.S. Senate Ways and Means subcommittee on the increased […]

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Taxing a property value decline

The process seems simple. A government entity – usually a county – values residential, commercial, and agricultural real estate. Based on those valuations, the government applies a tax rate and collects taxes from property owners. But the simplicity ends with […]

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