• 11.22.17

    Sterling Bancorp Completes $180M IPO

    Manatt represented Sandler O’Neill & Partners LP, an investment banking firm, as underwriter’s counsel in the IPO of Sterling Bancorp. The team was led by Craig Miller, co-chair of the firm’s financial services transactions practice, and was covered by ABL Advisor and ...

  • 11.22.17

    Questions of CFPB Constitutionality Won’t End With Cordray

    Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, was quoted by American Banker in an article discussing a potential legal showdown between the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and President Donald Trump following former director Richard Cordray’s ...

  • 11.15.17

    Cordray’s CFPB Departure Resurfaces Leadership Questions

    Following the surprise resignation of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray, Law360 quoted Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, on what the news could mean for the CFPB’s leadership.   In a Nov. 15 email to ...

  • 11.15.17

    How Will Cordray’s CFPB Departure Impact the Bureau?

    American Banker interviewed Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, on how the resignation of Richard Cordray, director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), could impact the bureau as a whole. The publication noted that a ...

  • 11.15.17

    CFPB Director Richard Cordray Resigns

    The National Law Journal quoted Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, on Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray’s recently announced resignation. After several months of speculation on whether Cordray ...

  • 11.09.17

    How Tenure Could Play Out for CFPB’s Cordray

    Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, was quoted by American Banker in an article discussing how Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray’s tenure could play out. Speculations surrounding Cordray’s ...

  • 10.31.17

    There May Be Hope for the CFPB’s Defeated Arbitration Rule

    Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, discussed the fate of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s arbitration rule in a Business Insurance article. A Senate vote struck down the CFPB’s rule, which would have prohibited mandatory ...

  • 10.26.17

    Why the CFPB’s Arbitration Rule Failed

    Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, spoke to American Banker about the recent congressional defeat of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) arbitration rule. The publication noted that the CFPB could have avoided repeal ...

  • 09.08.17

    Equifax Faces Two Class Actions Following Massive Data Breach

    Manatt’s Donna Wilson, partner and chair of the firm’s privacy and data security practice, was quoted by Law360 in an article discussing Equifax’s recent data breach.   A recent cyberattack on Equifax potentially impacted the personal data of 143 million consumers. The ...

  • 08.30.17

    Korn Provides Perspective on Madden v. Midland ‘Fix’ Bills

    Manatt’s Brian Korn, partner and co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, was featured in an article by Lend Academy on bills that are being introduced to remedy the Madden v. Midland decision.   “The Madden fix bills, if passed and signed into law, will ...