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Podcast: The Volcker Rule and the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act - The Impact on Banking and the Securities Market
Posted on 5 Nov 2010 by Corporate and Securities Law Community Staff

On this edition, Derek Bush of Cleary Gottlieb and Mark Perlow of K&L Gates discuss the Dodd-Frank Act and the Volcker Rule and its impact on securities markets and the banking industry. They discuss what banks will and won't be able to do, including... Read More

The Perfect Storm: Legal Issues Surrounding the Subprime Mortgage Lending Crisis
Posted on 5 Feb 2008 by Robert M Jaworski

Robert M. Jaworski analyzes the "perfect storm" that has hit the subprime mortgage industry--including what caused the storm and what the effects of the storm have been. Mr. Jaworski writes: Speculation and fraud also played a part in this... Read More

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Is a Mitt Romney Candidacy Good for Private Equity?
Posted on 11 Jan 2012 by Doug Cornelius

Mitt Romney puts his business background at the front of his campaign message. As the current front-runner for the Republican nomination, his background is going under increased scrutiny. Since his business background is in private equity, the industry... Read More