Morrison & Foerster LLP is a global law firm that delivers innovative, practical solutions to complex issues involving registered and un-registered funds and advisers, closed-end funds, business development companies and exchange-traded products. MoFo advises U.S. and non-U.S. investment advisers regarding their registration, disclosure and compliance obligations. We counsel all types of pooled investment vehicles, including private funds, commodity pools, venture capital, mezzanine and infrastructure, and we proactively advise mutual fund independent directors on all aspects of their fiduciary responsibilities.  Our investment management practice is recognized by Legal 500 US and the U.S. News—Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” Guide. MoFo was named Chambers Global 2013 USA Law Firm of the Year. http://www.bdiaregulator.com   :::   http://www.mofo.com