Month: October 2021

October 21st, 2021

AMTAX and Riseboro: Two Roadmaps for Analyzing ‘Embedded’ Federal-Question Jurisdiction in LIHTC ROFR Cases

As discussed in another recent post, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit held last week that a party cannot invoke federal-question jurisdiction…


October 18th, 2021

First Circuit: Validity of Rights of First Refusal Granted under Federal Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Statute Is Not Necessarily a Federal Question

Parties to Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (“LIHTC”) exit disputes looking to bring their claims in federal court face a tougher path after an important jurisdictional…