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May 19, 2017

Margaret Liu, deputy general counsel for the association, said the plans are well underway to transform the landscape for nonbanks, including financial technology companies. 

May 3, 2017

In the recently released report “State of the Mountain Lion”, the Humane Society of the United States outlined policy recommendations to better protect mountain lions – also known as cougars, pumas and panthers – and to conserve the species for future generations.

April 28, 2017

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency’s (OCC) creation of a Fintech charter program is being challenged with the recent complaint filed by the Conference of State Bank Supervisors (CSBS). The complaint alleges that the OCC does not have the...

April 19, 2017

The Department of Justice is signaling a change of pace with regards to current and future FCPA investigations, according to Trevor McFadden, the Criminal Division's acting principal deputy assistant attorney general.

March 28, 2017

Judge Castel of the Southern District of New York has issued a 66-page opinion dismissing all of the SEC’s claims against RK&O client and former Buchanan Ingersoll partner William Uchimoto. Mr. Uchimoto had been named in an SEC suit against Benjamin Wey...

March 15, 2017

In the article "Repeat FCPA Offender Orthofix Settles Brazilian Bribery Charges with the SEC", RK&O partner Audrey Ingram discusses the recent Orthofix settlement. 

March 13, 2017

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP represented Farallon Capital as one of the principal investors in Playa Hotels & Resorts in connection with Playa's merger with Pace Holdings Corp.

March 10, 2017

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP partners Shari A. Brandt and H. Rowan Gaither successfully represented ICAP plc (n/k/a Nex plc) and its former subsidiary ICAP Europe Limited in the dismissal of two federal class action suits asserting, collectively, Sherman Act...

March 9, 2017

 RK&O recently helped  a pro bono client referred by Whitman Walker Health's Legal Services Program to obtain immigration relief in the form of deferred action from removal. 

February 27, 2017

RK&O partner Shari A. Brandt has been named a member of Law360's 2017 Securities Editorial Advisory Board. The editorial advisory board will provide feedback on Law360's coverage, as well as expert insight on how to best shape future coverage.

February 22, 2017

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP represented one of the principal investors in Woodside Homes, a top 30 US homebuilder, in connection with sale of Woodside to a subsidiary of Sekisui House, Ltd., Japan's largest homebuilder.

February 21, 2017

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP partners Shari A. Brandt and H. Rowan Gaither successfully represented ICAP plc (n/k/a Nex plc) and its former subsidiary ICAP Europe Limited, an interdealer broker, in the dismissal of a federal class action suit asserting...

January 16, 2017

RK&O partner Audrey Laning Ingram and counsel Richard J. Lee's recent promotions were recognized in The Washington Post column, "Capital Business: Washington-Area Appointments and Promotions."

January 12, 2017

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP is pleased to welcome Seth Zaben as Special Counsel. Mr. Zaben joins RK&O's Corporate group in the New York office.

January 12, 2017

In the Structured Credit Investor article, "Holding Steady: Partnerships, ABS to Help Marketplace Lending Stabilise", RK&O partner Vincent Basulto weighs in on marketplace lending deals, the potential significance for the Madden v. Midland case and the potential for a new regulatory environment. 

January 11, 2017

In the Structured Credit Investor article, "Holding Steady: Partnerships, ABS to Help Marketplace Lending Stabilise", RK&O partner Vincent Basulto weighs in on marketplace lending deals, the potential significance for the Madden v. Midland case and the potential for a new regulatory environment. 

January 7, 2017

RK&O attorneys Audrey Laning Ingram and Richard J. Lee were featured in The Deal's "Movers & Shakers" section...

January 6, 2017

RK&O counsel Richard Lee was featured in New York Law Journal's "On the Move" section after his recent promotion to counsel. Mr. Lee practices in the firm’s Corporate & Business Transactions practice group.

January 5, 2017

RK&O counsel Richard Lee was featured in New York Law Journal's "On the Move" section after his recent promotion to counsel. Mr. Lee practices in the firm’s Corporate & Business Transactions practice group.

January 4, 2017

Audrey Laning Ingram and Richard J. Lee are recognized in Business Journal's "On the Move" column after their recent promotions. 

January 2, 2017

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP announced today that partners Paul B. Haskel and Jahan Sharifi have been named co-chairs of the firm’s Corporate practice group, and that partner H. Rowan Gaither IV has been named as co-chair of Litigation practice group.  

January 2, 2017

2016 was an exciting year for securities litigation and 2017 looks to keep a similar pace. Many are eagerly anticipating the impact of the U.S. Supreme Court's first insider trading case in decades within the lower courts, while the Department of Labor’s fiduciary rule...

January 1, 2017

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP is pleased to announce that Audrey Laning Ingram has been made a partner in the firm and Richard J. Lee has been elevated to counsel.

December 21, 2016

The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA), the industry group that oversees derivative contracts, recently ruled that holders of credit-default swaps (CDS) on iHeartMedia Inc. can now collect following an unorthodox financial maneuver by the struggling media company.

December 19, 2016

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP is representing Torneos y Competencias S.A., a leading South American sports production and broadcasting company, in connection with the Department of Justice’s investigation into worldwide soccer.

December 15, 2016

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP attorneys Jahan Sharifi, Kenneth Werner, Catherine Turgeon and Victor Ludwig assisted funds managed by White Oak Global Advisors, LLC with their recent acquisition of Capital Business Credit, LLC. 

December 14, 2016

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP successfully obtained a ruling by a New York federal court vacating sanctions the court previously had issued against the firm’s client, Gina Trimarco.

December 13, 2016

For the first time in nearly two decades, the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled on what does, or does not, constitute insider trading. On December 6, the Court issued its eagerly anticipated ruling in Salman v. United States...

December 1, 2016

For the first time in nearly two decades, the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled on what does, or does not, constitute insider trading. On December 6, the Court issued its eagerly anticipated ruling in Salman v. United States...

November 1, 2016

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP was recognized as a top-tier firm in multiple practice areas by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers.

October 19, 2016

Benchmark Litigation 2017 Edition named Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP a “Recommended” firm in New York for General Commercial Litigation, and also ranked RK&O among the leading national White Collar Crime practices...

October 13, 2016

RK&O partner Julia Lu was selected as one of Diversity Journal's Women Worth Watching for 2016. Every year, the publication awards this honor to 100 exemplary women in leadership positions across a range of industries in North America and Europe. 

October 4, 2016

On Wednesday, October 5  the U.S. Supreme Court will hear its first insider trading case in nearly two decades, Salman v. U.S

September 21, 2016

Super Lawyers 2016 has recognized 12 Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP attorneys as leaders in their respective practices

August 16, 2016

The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court has upheld the appointment of a financial institution excise tax on First Marblehead Corp, in what was considered the first real test of the 2015 Supreme Court decision in Comptroller v. Wynne.

July 13, 2016

The US Supreme Court recently decided not to hear the Madden vs Midland case, resulting in a continued lack of clarity surrounding national and state usury rates. 

July 7, 2016

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Shari Brandt was named to Benchmark Litigation’s “Top 250 Women in Litigation” list for 2016. Ms. Brandt was commended for her work in high stakes

June 30, 2016

Richards Kibbe & Orbe litigation partner Steven Paradise was lead trial lawyer in the successful defense of  Carrera Holdings and Carrera S.p.A in a 7-day bench trial before Justice Eileen Bransten of the New York Supreme Court’s Commercial Division. 

June 29, 2016

RK&O partner Jahan Sharifi recently spoke with American Banker regarding announcements made at the Lending Club annual meeting on June 28. 

June 29, 2016

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP counsel Kim Versace was named to the Honor Roll.  

June 28, 2016

On Monday June 27, the U.S. Supreme Court declined to review a Second Circuit decision that had ruled that state usury laws applied to debt that had been purchased from a national bank.  Madden vs. Midland has been closely watched by marketplace lenders and other firms in securitization industries.

June 17, 2016

RK&O partner James Walker was quoted in the Law 360 In-Depth article "Blind Faith: How A Bryan Cave Atty Was Brought Down By A Con Man’s Scheme To Buy Maxim Magazine."  The article addresses the ethical role a firm must play when vetting new clients.  

June 15, 2016

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP has been named a Recommended Firm in the areas of General Commercial Disputes, Securities Litigation and White Collar Criminal Defense by The Legal 500 United States 2016. 

June 9, 2016

Richards Kibbe & Orbe has been named Best North American Firm for Diversity in the Euromoney Legal Media Group’s  2016 Women in Business Law Awards. These annual awards celebrate the best initiatives for gender diversity, innovation, minority women, mentoring, work-life balance, pro bono work and talent management...

June 6, 2016

RK&O partner Gregory G. Plotko was featured in the Wall Street Journal Bankruptcy Beat's "Coming and Going Concerns" which profiles the latest professional bankruptcy moves.

June 3, 2016

RK&O partner Gregory Plotko was featured in The Deal's "Movers & Shakers" section. Mr. Plotko recently joined the firm's Bankruptcy & Special Situations Investments group.

June 2, 2016

RK&O partner Gregory Plotko was featured in New York Business Journal's "People on the Move" section. Mr. Plotko recently joined the firm's Bankruptcy & Special Situations Investments group in the New York office...

June 2, 2016

RK&O partner Gregory Plotko was featured in Reuters' "Career Tracker" segment. Mr. Plotko joins the firm's New York office as a partner in the Bankruptcy & Special Situations Investments practice...

June 1, 2016

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP is pleased to announce that Gregory Gennady Plotko, a veteran bankruptcy attorney who has steered clients through many high-profile Chapter 11 proceedings, has joined the firm as a partner in its New York office.

June 1, 2016

ABF Journal featured RK&O partner Gregory Plotko in their article "Plotko Joins Richards Kibbe & Orbe Bankruptcy Practice." Mr. Plotko is a veteran bankruptcy attorney who has steered clients through many high-profile Chapter 11 proceedings...

June 1, 2016

ABF Journal featured RK&O partner Gregory Plotko in their article "Plotko Joins Richards Kibbe & Orbe Bankruptcy Practice." Mr. Plotko is a veteran bankruptcy attorney who has steered clients through many high-profile Chapter 11 proceedings...

June 1, 2016

Law360 featured RK&O partner Gregory Plotko in a story covering his move to the firm. Mr. Plotko is a veteran bankruptcy attorney who has steered clients through many high-profile Chapter 11 proceedings...

May 27, 2016

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP has been recognized as a leading law firm in the 2016 edition of Chambers USA. The publication highlighted the firm’s accomplishments in the areas of Securities Regulation, General Commercial Litigation and White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations...

May 26, 2016

RK&O attorney Kimberly Versace was quoted in Hedge Fund Legal & Compliance Digest's article "Managing SEC Examination Exit Interviews: How to Minimize the Impact of a Deficiency Letter..."