Archive for the ‘Affordable Housing, Community Development + Public Finance’ Category

Jason A. Hobson meets with Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to President Obama, and Don Graves, Executive Director of President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness

February 18th, 2012 | Posted in: Affordable Housing, Community Development + Public Finance, Corporate Matters, Real Estate, Tax Issues | 0 Comments

Jason A. Hobson meets with Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to President Obama, and Don Graves, Executive Director of President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness

  Jason A. Hobson and Valerie Jarrett in the White House     On February 14, 2012, Jason A. Hobson met with Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to President Obama, and Don Graves, Executive Director for the President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness, to discuss the anticipated REO program of the Federal Housing Finance Agency.   […]

IRS approves public charity status for the Manny Pacquiao Foundation

July 1st, 2011 | Posted in: Affordable Housing, Community Development + Public Finance, Entertainment + Film Finance, Tax Issues | 0 Comments

IRS approves public charity status for the Manny Pacquiao Foundation

On June 23, 2011, The Manny Pacquiao Foundation was officially approved by the United States Internal Revenue Service as a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and designated as a public charity. Donations to the Foundation are tax deductible. The Foundation is organized and operated exclusively to foster, support and transform the health, education and overall social well-being of disadvantaged communities in the Philippines and other countries. Manny Pacquiao is the Chairman of the Board leading a team of accomplished professionals in the medical, educational, arts and nonprofit sectors with untarnished reputations and volunteer experience under their belts. With his charitable arm up and running with projects slated to launch as early as August 2011, Mr. Pacquiao will likely add one more title under his belt, “World Champion Boxer. Politician. Humanitarian.”

Hobson Dungog + Davis LLP welcomes Janet Chung.

November 4th, 2010 | Posted in: Affordable Housing, Community Development + Public Finance, Corporate Matters, Entertainment + Film Finance, Real Estate, Tax Issues | 0 Comments

Janet is a 2010 Graduate of University of California Hastings College of the Law.  While at Hastings, Janet served as a Senior Supervising Editor and Senior Articles Editor for the Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly, was a member of the Hastings team competing at the ABA Trial Advocacy Competition in Labor and Employment Law, Director of Communications […]

HD2 Client, National Asian American Coalition, Awarded CDFI Fund Grant

September 3rd, 2010 | Posted in: Affordable Housing, Community Development + Public Finance, Corporate Matters, Tax Issues | 0 Comments

Firm client, National Asian American Coalition (formerly known as Mabuhay Alliance), a national community and economic development organization was selected by the Community Development Financial Institutions Fund to receive a CDI Fund Technical Assistance Grant. Congratulations to the National Asian American Coalition and the firm’s lawyers for putting together a winning proposal. For more information […]

Jason A. Hobson participates in HUD’s FHA Multifamily Closing Document Rountable on February 23, 2010 with Carol Galante, HUD’s Deputy Assistant Secretary for Multifamily Housing, and Helen Kanovsky, HUD’s General Counsel.

March 1st, 2010 | Posted in: Affordable Housing, Community Development + Public Finance | 0 Comments

Jason A. Hobson participates in HUD’s FHA Multifamily Closing Document Roundtable on February 23, 2010 with Carol Galante, HUD’s Deputy Assistant Secretary for Multifamily Housing, Helen Kanovsky, HUD’s General Counsel, among others. The purpose of the roundtable discussion was to improve and update the promissory note, security instrument, regulatory agreement, borrower counsel opinion for multifamily rental […]