ALM's Law Journal Press Releases New Book on Formation, Operation and Regulation of Hedge Funds

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NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ALM's Law Journal Press, a leading publisher of print and digital publications for legal professionals, today announced the release of a new book, Hedge Funds: Formation, Operation and Regulation.

Hedge Funds: Formation, Operation and Regulation addresses legal and practical issues of critical importance to counsel for both hedge fund sponsors and investors. It is an up-to-date and forward-looking guide that clearly and fully explains what hedge funds are and how they operate.

The book is co-authored by: Stephanie R. Breslow; David J. Efron; Marc E. Elovitz; Steven J. Friedman; David Nissenbaum; and Paul N. Roth. It is written for attorneys with areas of practice ranging from tax and regulation to documentation and corporate strategy.

Specific topics include:

  • Hedge fund investment strategies
  • Domestic and off-shore hedge fund structures and tax considerations
  • Terms, fees and related considerations for sponsors and investors
  • Regulatory requirements and fiduciary obligations of investment advisors
  • Fund documentation, including marketing materials, offering memoranda and governing documents
  • Structuring a hedge fund management company

A detailed table of contents, as well as ordering information for this and other Law Journal Press publications, is available at

Law Journal Press, a division of ALM, publishes more than 130 books, in print and in digital online and mobile formats, on a broad range of legal and business topics. Written by leading lawyers and experts and updated regularly, Law Journal Press editions offer definitive and timely information, insightful analysis and practitioner-oriented guidance for the legal profession.

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