• 04.05.17

    The Modernization of Due Diligence for Alternative Investments Conference

    The Modernization of Due Diligence for Alternative Investments Conference will bring together institutional investors, top tier managers and solutions providers to examine the modern tools available to improve due diligence efficiencies and discuss current issues involving talent, transparency, ...

  • 03.21.17

    Blue Shield of CA Defeats Former Exec’s Compensation Claims

    MyNewsLA.com covered Manatt’s successful defense of Blue Shield of California against its former chief technology officer, who claimed he was owed hundreds of thousands of dollars in bonus money that he earned before he was fired in March 2015 for significantly abusing his corporate credit ...

  • 03.20.17

    Bohannon Lands $145M Construction Loan for Silicon Valley Office Project

    Law360 covered Manatt’s representation of Bohannon Cos. in negotiating a $145 million construction loan via Square Mile Capital Management LLC. The Manatt team was led by Clay Gantz, a partner in the firm’s real estate practice. Bohannon’s loan will be used to develop a ...

  • 03.20.17

    Chinese Investors Look to Enhance Storytelling Techniques

    The South China Morning Post quoted Manatt’s Lindsay Conner, co-chair of the firm’s entertainment and media practice, in an article about the future of Chinese investment in Hollywood. Over the past year, Chinese investors have been particularly active, with Dalian Wanda acquiring ...

  • 03.16.17

    Best Strategies for Evaluating Cyber Insurance

    CSO quoted Manatt’s Stephen Raptis, a partner in the firm’s insurance recovery practice, in an article about the best strategies for evaluating cyber insurance. Raptis has a list of recommendations for his clients, which the publication summarizes as: Do your homework and ...

  • 03.16.17

    Is a Fintech Charter Worth the Hassle?

    Crowdfund Insider interviewed Manatt’s David Gershon, a partner in the firm’s financial services practice, for an article about the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency’s (OCC’s) draft licensing manual regarding the creation of a Fintech Charter. Gershon thinks ...

  • 03.15.17

    Suits in CO Test Madden Doctrine

    Debtwire quoted Manatt’s Brian Korn, chair of the firm’s digital finance and marketplace lending practice, in an article about suits filed by Colorado's Uniform Credit Code Administrator against Marlette Funding and Avant over the rates charged by the online unsecured consumer ...

  • 03.14.17

    Advocate-NorthShore Merger Terminated

    Becker’s Hospital Review interviewed Manatt’s Lisl Dunlop, co-chair of the firm’s antitrust and competition practice, for an article about Illinois-based Advocate Health Care and NorthShore University HealthSystem’s decision to terminate their proposed merger agreement ...

  • 03.14.17

    Setbacks Won’t Compel Wanda to Change Course

    The Hollywood Reporter interviewed Manatt’s Lindsay Conner, co-chair of the firm’s entertainment and media practice, for an article about Dalian Wanda Group’s recent disappointments. The billion-dollar takeover of Dick Clark Productions failed, and then Wanda’s ...

  • 03.13.17

    New Administration Dismisses U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara

    Compliance Week quoted Ken Julian, co-chair of the firm’s corporate investigations and white collar practice, in an article about the high turnover of U.S. Attorneys since Attorney General Jeff Sessions took office. Terminations included U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, who refused when ...