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Friday, June 14, 2024

Transactional

JPMorgan Chase Faces $100 Million Settlement with CFTC Over Trade Reporting...

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. are scheduled to announce a $100 million settlement for trading reporting failures. As part of the agreement, JPMorgan will admit to breaking CFTC rules, a significant acknowledgment that has not previously been reported...

Litigation

Johnson & Johnson Faces Legal Challenges Over Bankruptcy Filings Amid Cancer...

Johnson & Johnson, a prominent healthcare company, is currently embroiled in significant legal challenges as cancer victims allege the company orchestrated a scheme to avoid court trials through repeated bankruptcy filings. The lawsuits stem from the company's efforts to resolve tens of thousands of claims related to its talcum powder products...

Policy

State Financial Officers Urge JPMorgan Chase to Address Political and Religious...

A coalition of more than a dozen state financial officers has written to JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon, urging the bank to eliminate any internal political or anti-religious bias that might influence its decisions against clients. The letter, signed by 14 Republican state auditors, controllers, and treasurers, expresses concerns about politically motivated actions by the nation’s largest bank...

Features

Federal Circuit’s New Design Patent Test Sparks Controversy and Legal Uncertainty

The Federal Circuit's recent decision to adopt a more relaxed framework for invalidating design patents is poised to create significant legal and practical challenges in the years to come. This new standard, which aligns the obviousness test for design patents more closely with that for utility patents, has been met with both criticism and cautious optimism within the legal community...

Popular Articles

The Top 25 General Counsels of 2023

Attorney Intel is pleased to announce The Top 25 General Counsels of 2023. The recipients of this year's awards are from some of the most successful and enduring brands on the globe. Nonetheless, achieving success in any domain usually entails disputes and challenges in the legal world...

Top 25 Attorneys of Massachusetts for 2022

Attorney Intel is pleased to announce the Top 25 Attorneys of Massachusetts for 2022. The state, known for its many colleges and universities, including Harvard University — the first institution of higher learning in the country — it's no surprise that some of the country's most respected and ardent attorneys begin and make their mark here...

The Top 50 Attorneys of San Francisco for 2022

Attorney Intel is pleased to announce The Top 50 Attorneys of San Francisco for 2022. With the sixth largest economy in the U.S. and as an critical hub to global wealth, San Francisco has a wide variety of attorneys who are experts in their industries...

The Top 25 General Counsels of 2022

Attorney Intel is pleased to announce The Top 25 General Counsels of 2022. This year’s awardees represent some of the most successful companies in the world across many metrics. However, with success in any field inevitably comes controversy and legal issues, and the counsels on this year’s list provide the steady hand, guidance, and leadership necessary to navigate their companies through troubled waters and come out the other side whole and often in a better position than they were before...

The Top 50 Attorneys of New York for 2023

Attorney Intel is pleased to announce The Top 50 Attorneys of New York for 2023. With nearly 20 million residents, and the most populous city in the U.S., New York State has the highest concentration of lawyers in the country. For many legal practitioners, the Empire State serves as a desirable location to excel in their careers...

The Top 50 Attorneys of New York for 2022

Attorney Intel is pleased to announce The Top 50 Attorneys of New York for 2022. This state is home to many well-established law firms and lawyers, both which are fundamental to the inner workings of the state. This year’s awardees serve in various fields including corporate, litigation, business, digital assets, real estate, trust and estate management, and more...

The Top 50 Attorneys of New Jersey for 2022

Attorney Intel is pleased to announce The Top 50 Attorneys of New Jersey for 2022. Although this state is known for residing more engineers and scientists per square mile than anywhere else in the world, New Jersey is also known for their leading and respected law firms...

The Top 50 Attorneys of Los Angeles for 2023

Attorney Intel is pleased to announce The Top 50 Attorneys of Los Angeles for 2023. The City of Angels isn't just a haven for the arts and entertainment industry – it's also a prime destination for legal professionals. Renowned worldwide for its stunning beaches, Hollywood celebrities, and delightful climate, LA's hidden gem is its formidable economy. In fact, its 2021 real GDP exceeded $950 billion, placing it among the top 20 global economies if it were a sovereign nation...

The Top 50 Attorneys of Houston for 2022

Attorney Intel is pleased to announce The Top 50 Attorneys of Houston for 2022. Houston is the fourth most populous city in the nation and continues to grow due to the area’s booming job market. Not only is it a great city for engineers, scientists and tech professionals, it’s home to thriving law professionals...

The Top 25 Attorneys of Arizona for 2023

Attorney Intel is pleased to announce The Top 25 Attorneys of Arizona for 2023. Nicknamed the “Grand Canyon State," the state is known for more than its desert climate. It has an abundance of copper, beautiful scenery, and a rich and storied history...