Crypto Lender BlockFi files for bankruptcy, cites FTX exposure

The filing comes weeks after the FTX collapse FTX is listed as BlockFi’s No. 2 creditor Bitcoin is down more than 70% from its 2021 peak (Reuters) – Cryptocurrency lender BlockFi said Monday it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, the industry’s latest casualty after the company was hit by exposure to the spectacular … Read more

The niece of the Supreme Leader of Iran urges the world to cut ties with Tehran – online video

DUBAI (Reuters) – The niece of Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and a well-known rights activist has called on foreign governments to sever all ties with Tehran over its violent crackdown on popular unrest sparked by the death of a young man in police custody. Women. A video of a statement by Farideh Moradkhani, … Read more

Litigation Trends for 2023 – ESG Claims

ESG stands for “Environmental, Social, and Governance” and is the metric used to measure the sustainability and ethical impact of a company or company. For ESG purposes, the three main measures are: environmental. How does the organization work for the well-being of the planet and what kind of impact it has on the environment. social. … Read more

The writer is again suing Trump for defamation and battery over the alleged rape

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A writer sued former U.S. President Donald Trump for defamation for the second time on Thursday, accusing the former U.S. president of lying by denying he raped her 27 years ago. In a complaint filed in Manhattan federal court, former Elle magazine columnist Carroll Trump is also accused of battery in … Read more

A judge dismissed Trump in a New York fraud lawsuit that a trial date had been set

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A New York judge has set the trial date for October 2023 of former U.S. President Donald Trump, three of his adult children and the Trump Organization in a lawsuit filed by New York Attorney General Letitia James accusing them of fraud. Overvaluing the real estate company’s assets and Trump’s net … Read more

Industry regulation news and trends

you welcome in Industry regulation news and trends. In this regular newsletter, DLA Piper attorneys provide brief updates on key industry developments to help you navigate the ever-changing business, legal and regulatory landscape. The EPA is expanding its definition of PFAS chemicals. On November 2, the EPA announced that it was expanding its definition of … Read more

The report of the second largest US Supreme Court leak has sparked calls for an investigation

WASHINGTON, Nov. 19 (Reuters) – A New York Times report on a former anti-abortion leader’s claim that he was informed in advance of the outcome of a major 2014 US Supreme Court case involving contraceptives sparked calls on Saturday for a court inquiry. Still reeling from the leaking of a landmark ruling on abortion rights. … Read more

FDA regulation news and trends

you welcome in FDA regulation news and trendsdesigned to help you identify important legal developments and navigate the evolving world of business, law, and regulation. Draft new guidance on expanded access. On November 1, 2022, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a new draft guidance titled Expanded Access to Investigational Drugs for Therapeutic … Read more

Tesla board member says Elon Musk has identified a potential successor as CEO

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – James Murdoch, CEO of Tesla Inc. (TSLA.O), testified in court on Wednesday that CEO Elon Musk had in the past few months identified someone as a potential successor to head the electric carmaker. Murdoch, who did not name the potential successor, was testifying at a trial about Musk’s 2018 Tesla wage … Read more

Musk says he made some of Tesla’s decisions without board approval, and he’s defending $56 billion in pay

WILMINGTON, Del., Nov. 16 (Reuters) – Elon Musk told court Wednesday that he made some Tesla decisions without the approval of company managers, as he defended his $56 billion payroll against claims he had dictated. Their terms of the board are compatible. Tesla shareholder Richard Tornetta sued Musk and the board in 2018, hoping to … Read more