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CLIENT ALERT: Reprieve from Volker Rule given to Foreign Banks

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CLIENT ALERT: First German Bank fined for Volker Rule Violation

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CLIENT ALERT: Review of 2016 M&A cross border transactions

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LPG Partner teaches trial techniques at Hofstra Law School

David Potter was an adjunct faculty member for the Hofstra University Law School Trial Techniques course in February 2017.  He taught direct and cross-examination in jury trials to second and third year law students.  Mr. Potter has participated in the trial techniques course as an adjunct instructor for over 20 years.

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LPG Partner serves on panel for American Arbitration Association Competition

LPG Partner Robert Giacovas served as a panelist on the Second Annual Judith S. Kaye Arbitration Competition.  The multi-day event was sponsored by the American Arbitration Association and the New York State Bar Association and held at the American Arbitration Association’s and New York International Arbitration Center’s 42nd Street location. Teams of law students from throughout the Metropolitan Area demonstrated their skills before leading arbitrators by advocating their cases in the context of a complex hypothetical fact pattern.  Mr. Giacovas drew upon his years of experience in securities and other commercial arbitrations to assist the students with developing strategies.

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