Banking Law

Law Firms

Defense in Dewey leaders’ trial blames disloyal partners who ‘picked up their marbles and ran’

Banking Law

Five banks agree to pay $5.6B for conspiring to manipulate currency and interest rates

Securities Law

2nd Circuit appears sympathetic to Litvak’s argument that Wall Street traders often lie

Consumer Law

Los Angeles sues Wells Fargo for fraud, says bank workers opened accounts without customer OK

Law Firms

Dewey trial expected to be ‘long legal slog’; what type of jurors will defense seek?

Consumer Law

Bank didn’t tell widow she had mortgage insurance, even as home foreclosed

White-Collar Crime

Former investment adviser charged with defrauding JP Morgan Chase clients of $20M

Banking Law

Is time on homeowners’ side? Foreclosure case tossed without prejudice may not pause clock

Real Estate & Property Law

One year after massive mudslide, owners of destroyed homes still trying to resolve mortgage issues

Consumer Law

Will consumer agency ban mandatory arbitration in consumer contracts? Study could be first step

Business of Law

Jones Day to open office in Detroit

Business of Law

Paul Hastings hiring spree includes new Brazil office overseen by 3 former Allen & Overy partners

U.S. Supreme Court

Does federal law protect loan guarantors from marital-status bias? SCOTUS accepts case

Law Practice Management

Banks and law firms are collaborating on project to share info about cybersecurity threats

Law Firms

Court: BigLaw firms missed $1.5B error, erasing JPMorgan’s security interest in GM loan

Securities Law

S&P to pay nearly $80M to settle claim over 2011 ratings of mortgage securities; bigger deal looms

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer persuades jury that accused bank robber, 66, simply wanted to open an account

U.S. Supreme Court

Lawsuit isn’t required to rescind mortgage loan for disclosure violations, Supreme Court rules

Trials & Litigation

Accused bank robber, 66, was simply trying to open an account, his lawyer argues

Law Firms

Akerman Senterfitt settles FDIC suit in bank failure