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General Practice. Alternative Dispute Resolution; Antitrust; Appellate Litigation and Legal Issues; Banking and Institutional Investing; Communications; Complex Mass Torts and Insurance Litigation; Consumer Financial Services Enforcement and Litigation; Corporate; Corporate Compliance Programs; Corporate Finance; Corporate Governance; Corporate Restructuring; Derivative Financial Products, Commodities and Futures; Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation; Energy Project Finance and Development; Energy Regulatory; Environmental; Environmental Litigation; European Union/International Competition; Financial Institutions; Financial Services ; Franchise Law; Gaming; Government Contract Disputes; Government Enforcement Litigation; Health Care; Health Care Enforcement and Litigation; Health Care Fraud and Abuse; Information Technology and E-Commerce; Insurance; Intellectual Property and Technology; International Arbitration; International Law and Policy; International Tax; International Trade; Investment Management; Labor and Employment; Lease Financing; Litigation; Mergers and Acquisitions; Outsourcing; Patent and Technology Litigation and Counseling; Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology and Medical Device Licensing; Political Law; Private Equity; Private Investment Funds; Privatizations; Products Liability; Public Policy; Real Estate; Real Estate Investment Trusts; Securities Enforcement and Compliance; Securities Litigation; Sports; Structured Finance; Tax; Tax Controversy and Litigation; Trademark, Copyright, and Advertising Litigation and Counseling; Trusts and Estates; Uniformed Commercial Code and Secured Transactions; Utilities Mergers and Acquisitions; White Collar Crime.
Documents by Lawyers at this office
US Department of Justice Extradites First Foreign National on Antitrust Charge
Clifford H. Aronson,John M. Nannes,Tara L. Reinhart,Tiffany Rider, April 17, 2014
On April 4, 2014, the United States Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division (DOJ) announced the first-ever successful extradition on an antitrust charge. A German appeals court had approved the extradition of Romano Pisciotti, an Italian national, in February 2014.
Democrats Gain Control of FTC With Terrell McSweeny Confirmation
Clifford H. Aronson,Sharis A. Pozen,Steven C. Sunshine, April 16, 2014
On April 9, 2014, the U.S. Senate confirmed the nomination of Terrell McSweeny to the Federal Trade Commission. Commissioner McSweeny’s appointment creates a Democratic majority on the five-member commission, sparking anticipation of more aggressive enforcement by the FTC going forward.
EU Banking Union: Political Agreement Reached on Single Resolution Mechanism
Patrick Brandt,Christopher Mallon,Sven G. Mickisch,William J. Sweet,Sebastian Way, April 14, 2014
On March 20, 2014, the European Parliament announced that it had reached political agreement with the European Council on the regulation implementing a single resolution mechanism (SRM), which is an essential element of the proposed EU Banking Union, the new regulatory system to formally cover...
Year Established: 1948
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