Banking Law

ABA Journal Podcast

How lawyers can dig themselves out of debt and plan for a future (podcast with transcript)

Features

Road to retirement: Ways to make retirement anything but resignation

Judiciary

Lack of Wall Street prosecutions spurs federal judge’s critical essay

Banking Law

What JPMorgan did wrong: 2006 meeting and ignored warnings spurred $13B settlement

Legal Ethics

Onetime foreclosure king David Stern accepts likely disbarment

Banking Law

This ‘unassuming’ career prosecutor developed the theory used to sue Wall Street banks

Legal Ethics

Foreclosure king ‘created chaos on the courts’ and should be disbarred, referee says

Consumer Law

RESPA wrongdoing? Consumer agency claims law firm paid kickbacks through joint-venture title firms

Legal Ethics

Lawyer agrees to disbarment for abdicating law firm to nonlawyers

International Law

Swiss bank exec faces US extradition in $20B tax case, due to vacation in Italy

Banking Law

JPMorgan said to reach tentative deal to pay $13B to resolve civil probes, a record amount

Business of Law

Boies Schiller opens London office, firm’s first outside US

White-Collar Crime

Young lawyer takes plea in lender-looting case as trial looms for 4 other defendant attorneys

Judiciary

An ‘inflammatory’ opinion? Judge bars pre-emption defense absent a Wells Fargo resolution

Features

Judge Jed Rakoff’s stance on the SEC deals draws fire, praise—and change

Trials & Litigation

Bank and accountants to pay $40M settlement in city embezzlement case

Banking Law

TD Bank to pay $52.5M to settle regulatory complaints related to ex-attorney Rothstein’s $1.2B fraud

Banking Law

JPMorgan Chase to pay $920M for its handling of ‘London whale’ scandal

Banking Law

No criminal or civil charges against top Lehman execs, five years after investment bank collapse

Labor & Employment Law

Merrill Lynch reportedly agrees to $160M settlement in bias case