FirstFT: Biden predicts Russia will ‘intervene’ in Ukraine

[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 US President Joe Biden expected Russia will “act” on Ukraine, warning that the invasion would be a “disaster” for Vladimir Putin as he urged the West to stay […]

Biden’s choice will change the face of the Fed

[ad_1] A decade ago, the Federal Reserve, the European Central Bank and the Bank of England were all led by people who had studied or taught monetary economics at MIT. By the time the pandemic hit, none of the world’s three most powerful central bankers had a Ph.D. in this dismal science. After confirming that […]

New Lawsuit Alleges 14,000 MDL Plaintiffs Hit by Data Breach

[ad_1] A new federal class action alleges that a litigation support services firm hit with a cyberattack negligently exposed the health information of thousands of plaintiffs in mass tort litigation. The lawsuit, filed on Tuesday in the Southern District of Texas, alleges Houston-based Marker Group failed to safeguard medical records and other sensitive information compromised […]

Quinn v. Willkie: Who Got the Big Cases After a Major Team Move?

[ad_1] Since the news that rainmaking Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan London partner Boris Bronfentrinker was moving along with a sizeable team to Willkie Farr & Gallagher, there has been much speculation about which of his big money-spinning cases he’d take with him. In October, the team move was a sensation on the London market, […]

Chief Justice Roberts Denies Asking Gorsuch to Wear a Mask

[ad_1] Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Neil Gorsuch on Wednesday issued a rare joint statement, followed by Chief Justice John Roberts Jr. in a separate statement, to deny news reports that Gorsuch was asked to wear a mask on the bench during in-person arguments this month. “Reporting that Justice Sotomayor asked Justice Gorsuch to wear a […]

FT Health: The future of antibiotics

[ad_1] This report examines the causes and effects of the global increase in antibiotic resistance: from the pressure doctors face to prescribe even for viral infections, to new treatments currently being developed, and what role consumers can play in reducing antibiotics in the food chain usage of [ad_2] Source link

Huawei makes big bets on chip packaging to counter U.S. crackdown

[ad_1] China’s Huawei Technologies is aggressively ramping up its chip packaging capabilities to mitigate the impact of a U.S. crackdown that has kept the company from gaining access to vital semiconductor production technology, people familiar with the matter told Nikkei Asia. Chip packaging refers to the final step in semiconductor manufacturing before they are mounted […]

5 Digital Health Categories Leading VCs in 2021

[ad_1] Digital Health Continues to Break Funding Records as Global Companies Raise $30.7 Billion in Funding venture capital 2021, according to Digital Health Business & Technology. Investments in 206 deals in the fourth quarter were $7.6 billion, down 6% from the record $8.1 billion raised by digital health companies in the previous quarter. But venture […]