Ripple Legal Chief Accuses SEC of Playing ‘Delay Card’

[ad_1] Ripple general counsel Stu Alderoty is lashing out at the Securities and Exchange Commission again. Alderoty logged onto Twitter on Wednesday to express his dissatisfaction with the agency and critique a speech that SEC chairman Gary Gensler gave in November at the securities enforcement forum in Washington. [ad_2] Source link

FirstFT: EU ready to withhold 100 million euros from Poland

[ad_1] Good morning.This article is our live version First FT communication.Sign up for our Asia, Europe/Africa or America Get it straight to your inbox every weekday morning How did you pay attention to the news this week?take our test. Brussels ready to detain more than 100 million euros The EU justice commissioner has warned of […]

David Boies Returns to SCOTUS in Long-Running Fight Over Art Stolen by Nazis

[ad_1] Next week, David Boies dusts off his U.S. Supreme Court credentials when he returns after nearly a decade hiatus to argue a long-running legal battle over who owns a piece of art stolen by the Nazis at the outbreak of World War II. Boies, a name partner in Boies Schiller Flexner, is part of […]

Law Schools Often Have Little Recourse When Tenured Faculty Become PR Headaches

[ad_1] What’s a law school to do when a tenured faculty member makes public comments that clash with the institution’s ethos and garner public backlash? The answer largely depends on the context and substance of the comments, but in nearly every case involving “extramural” statements, the law school faces an uphill battle if it wishes to try to […]

More research links cannabis to novel coronavirus treatment

[ad_1] Compounds found in cannabis prevent the novel coronavirus, the virus that causes COVID-19, from penetrating healthy human cells.The findings were published in natural products magazine. Cannabidiolic acid (CBGA) and cannabidiolic acid (CBDA) are two compounds commonly found in cannabis that have the potential to fight the virus that causes COVID-19. During a chemical screening […]

MedPAC: Higher hospital wages, no changes for doctors in 2023

[ad_1] Medicare payment advisors unanimously approved a recommend Fiscal 2023 hospital payments were updated Thursday by 2%, and next year’s doctor bill payments are kept on hold. But members of the Medicare Payments Advisory Committee continued to express concerns about the long-term viability of the current physician billing model, which they said could not keep […]

The Kirkland-Connected SPAC Didn’t Land A Legal Tech Biz. But Don’t Call It A Dud

[ad_1] Welcome to the Law Firm Disrupted, a briefing from Law.com reporter Dan Packel that surveys new competitive pressures on law firms and how their managers are coping, plus insights on the tactics and tech employed by would-be disruptors. Have an opinion? Email me here. Want to be alerted to this dispatch in your inbox every Thursday? Sign up here. Days […]

Aetna and Anthem are among the funders of Aveneer Health’s $50 million seed round

[ad_1] A group of leading healthcare companies provided $50 million in seed funding, Avana Health, the data exchange and blockchain startup announced Thursday. CVS Health subsidiaries Aetna, Anthem, Cleveland Clinic, Health Care Service Corp., Sentara Healthcare and PNC Financial Services have all contributed to the joint venture and are Avaneer Health’s first network participants. These […]