Daily Archives: June 14, 2021, 10:26 am

Mark Lytle, highly accomplished federal prosecutor, joins Nixon Peabody – Nixon Peabody

Nixon Peabody LLP announced that Mark D. Lytle, a highly accomplished former federal prosecutor and white-collar trial attorney, is joining the firm as a partner in the Government Investigations & White-Collar Defense practice, based in Washington, DC. As chief of the Financial Crimes and Public Corruption Unit in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Virginia, Mark supervised…

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‘Another Avenue Plaintiffs Have Pivoted To’: The Rise of SPAC-Related Securities Litigation is New, but Maybe Not Novel | National Law Journal

Saltzstein discusses why we’re now seeing more lawsuits targeting these transactions despite the fact that SPACs themselves are not new. In her estimation, the allegations in these cases are not unique or groundbreaking, but the trend is being driven by the plaintiffs bar turning its attention toward SPACs perhaps simply because of the sheer number of these transactions that have…

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