• 02.12.18

    Finance Sector, States React to Regulatory Shift

    Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, was interviewed by American Lawyer on regulatory shifts in the finance sector.The publication noted that White House budget director Mick Mulvaney, who now leads the CFPB, took to Twitter to summarize ...

  • 02.09.18

    Mulvaney as Chief of Staff Could Have Consequences for CFPB

    Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, was interviewed by American Banker for an article that examines how the CFPB could be impacted if acting director Mick Mulvaney becomes President Trump’s chief of staff.One implication, according to the ...

  • 01.24.18

    Daily Journal Selects Wilson for Top 20 Cyber/AI Lawyers List

    In its Jan. 24, 2018, edition, the Daily Journal recognized privacy and data security chair Donna Wilson as one of California’s top cyber/artificial intelligence lawyers for 2018. Wilson is one of only 20 lawyers to be named to the list. In its profile of Wilson, the Daily Journal ...

  • 01.24.18

    Financial Institution Customer Protection Act Awaits Senate Action

    Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, was quoted by Legal NewsLine for an article on whether the Financial Institution Customer Protection Act still stands a chance to become law. As reported by Legal NewsLine, the bipartisan legislation, which ...

  • 01.03.18

    CFPB Loosens Enforcement Under Mulvaney

    Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, was quoted by S&P Global in an article about the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s decreased enforcement activity under its new director. According to the publication, the CFPB was an active ...

  • 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

    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 would ...

  • 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 his ...

  • 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 resignation ...