• 11.12.15

    Changes to Come if Supreme Court Rules in Madden

    Lend Academy interviewed Manatt's Brian Korn, a partner in the firm's Capital Markets practice, for a special Q&A-style article on an important case for marketplace lending that may be heard at the U.S. Supreme Court.Lend Academy reports that Madden v. Midland Funding could have a major ...

  • 11.02.15

    Practices Ranked Among Top in Nation by U.S. News

    U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers released the 2016 “Best Law Firms” rankings, with Manatt earning seven Tier 1 national rankings and 25 Tier 1 metropolitan designations in the sixth edition. In addition, the firm has been named “Law Firm of the Year” in ...

  • 10.30.15

    NY Community, Astoria Deal Likely to Face Scrutiny

    American Banker interviewed Manatt's Craig Miller, co-chair of the firm's Financial Services and Banking practice, for an article on New York Community's purchase of Astoria Financial.American Banker reports that the acquisition is expected to be completed by December 2016. Insiders ...

  • 10.27.15

    SEC Set to Finalize Crowdfunding Rules

    Law360 interviewed Manatt's Brian Korn, a partner in the firm's Capital Markets practice, for an article on the long-awaited rules that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is set to finalize, allowing small companies to raise money through crowdfunding.Law360 reports that attorneys ...

  • 08.17.15

    Four Partners Named Lawyers of the Year by Best Lawyers

    Berger, Hori, Marshall and Parcher Honored as Standouts for 2016.Manatt partners Michael M. Berger, Susan K. Hori, Ellen R. Marshall, and L. Peter Parcher have been named "Lawyers of the Year" for 2016 by Best Lawyers in America. Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated ...

  • 05.11.15

    CA’s Rees-Levering Act Requirements for Repossession Notices

    The Daily Journal interviewed Manatt's Ellen Marshall, a partner in the firm's Financial Services and Banking practice, for an article on the rising popularity of a decades-old California state law imposing strict disclosure requirements on auto lenders after repossessing a vehicle. ...

  • 03.27.15

    SEC Is Ready to Update Reg A

    American Banker interviewed Manatt's Brian Korn, a partner in the firm's Capital Markets practice, for an article on how the Securities and Exchange Commission's update to an obscure 1930s rule opens up new avenues for alternative online lenders and community banks to raise ...

  • 03.11.15

    BancAlliance, Lender Club Form Strategic Partnership

    American Banker interviewed Manatt's Brian Korn, a partner in the firm's Capital Markets practice, for an article on two recent deals between community bank groups and marketplace lenders.American Banker reports that BancAlliance and Lending Club announced a co-branded partnership in early ...

  • 02.10.15

    American Banker Interviews Miller on Dural's Uncertain Future

    American Banker interviewed Manatt's Craig Miller, co-chair of the firm's Financial Services and Banking practice, for an article on Doral Financial's increasingly cloudy future.As reported by American Banker, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. recently hit Doral with a prompt ...

  • 01.08.15

    Financial Services Firms Face Added Pressure

    Advertising Age interviewed Manatt's Donna Wilson, co-chair of the firm's Privacy and Data Security practice, for an article on the increasing pressure that data companies are placing on outside vendors.Advertising Age reports that this year guarantees to bring a surge in the use of ...