Manatt consumer financial services practice leader Richard Gottlieb spoke with Law360 on a recent ruling in the Fifth Circuit Court that the Federal Housing Finance Agency is unconstitutionally structured.
Manatt financial services partner Anita Boomstein spoke with Law360 on the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency’s win in a lawsuit challenging its authority to grant specialized banking licenses to fintech firms.
Manatt’s Scott Pearson, a partner in the firm’s financial services group, spoke with American Banker on new guidance from the California Department of Business Oversight (CDBO) on how lenders in the state should calculate the cost of small-business loans.
Best Lawyers in America has selected five Manatt attorneys as “Lawyer of the Year” for 2020—Marcia D. Alazraki, James W. Lytle, Michael M. Berger, Charles E. Washburn, Jr., and Jeff C. Nguyen.
Sixty-four Manatt attorneys have been named to the 2020 edition of the Best Lawyers in America report, which recognizes the nation’s leading lawyers each year based on a national peer-review survey.
Manatt’s Brian Korn and Veronica Lah led a Manatt team representing CircleUP Network, Inc. and its affiliates in the closing of a $150 million financing transaction with Community Investment Management.
Manatt’s Thomas Poletti, a partner in the firm’s capital markets group, represented Alliance Global Partners in a $15 million private placement of Senior Secured Convertible Notes deal with investors in LiveWell Canada, Inc.
Manatt’s Neil Faden and Brian Korn led a team of Manatt attorneys in representing Platinum Auto Finance of Tampa Bay in securing a $100 million warehouse loan facility and $15 million in mezzanine financing.
Eleven of Manatt’s attorneys were named to this year’s Super Lawyers Rising Stars lists for Northern and Southern California.
Manatt’s Anita Boomstein, a partner in the global payments group, spoke to Digital Transactions about liability for network fines after a merchant’s data breach.