Daily Archives: July 3, 2024, 8:44 am

US law firms smell opportunity as Supreme Court guts agency powers | Reuters

Law firms are capitalizing on client uncertainty sparked by a flurry of new U.S. Supreme Court rulings that favored opponents of federal agency powers, even as lawyers themselves differ on the decisions’ immediate and long-term effects. Within hours of the decisions, major U.S. law firms began sending out client-focused emails and webinar invitations to discuss the cases and showcase their…

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Supreme Court’s Agency Power Rulings Could Change Regulatory Landscape For Years to Come – WSJ

In one of the final actions of its term, the court on Monday issued a ruling allowing newly created businesses to contest even decades-old regulations, including those that may have beat back prior claims of government overreach. The ruling, which stemmed from a challenge by a North Dakota truck stop named Corner Post to the Federal Reserve’s 13-year-old cap on…

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Binance Executive Tigran Gambaryan’s Health Deteriorates in Jail as Nigeria Trial Proceeds

Nigeria’s money laundering trial against Binance and two executives was adjourned until July 5 following the cross-examination on Monday of the first witness from the country’s Securities and Exchange Commission. *** “Tigran’s health continues to deteriorate in detention and he complained of numbness in his foot as well as back pain,” a statement from the family’s spokesperson said. “He has…

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Kiersten Fletcher Joins Cahill’s New York Office as White Collar Defense and Investigations Partner | Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP

Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP announced today that Kiersten Fletcher, most recently an Assistant United States Attorney (AUSA) in the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York (SDNY) and a senior member of the SDNY Securities and Commodities Fraud Task Force, will join the firm on July 15 as a partner in New York, where she…

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