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Brick Mortar & Beyond: The Age of Bankruptcy
As NYU Law’s Class of 2023 prepares for life after graduation, we find ourselves entering a brave new world. Many of us were barely high...
- Apr 15
Demystifying Silicon Valley Bank’s Failure: A High-Tech Version of an Old-Fashioned Bank Run
There’s an old saying on Wall Street: “[w]hen the Fed hits the brakes, someone goes through the windshield.” Silicon Valley Bank (“SVB”)...
- Mar 28
The Big Short (Returns): Hindenburg vs. Adani
The primary (and intuitive) reason for investing in a company’s stock is the belief that its price will increase. However, there are...
- Mar 21
To Continue or Not to Continue: The Rise of Continuation Funds
The rise of continuation funds, also known as GP-led secondaries, has become one of the biggest trends in private equity. Although...
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- Mar 14
Corporate Crisis Management in the Age of Social Media: How FTX Missed its Chance
The collapse of FTX may seem to be a crypto story, but it is simply another tale about the risks of lax corporate culture and the...
- Mar 7
ChatGPT: The Bot That Needs a Chat About Regulation
Despite swaths of information being easily accessible through the internet today, performing effective research requires practice and...
- Feb 28
Caremark Duties Are Still Growing: Extension of Caremark to Corporate Officers
Basics of Caremark Almost 30 years ago, the landmark Caremark case established a board of directors' ongoing duty to oversee...
- Feb 21
Sovereign Debt Restructurings: The Evaluation of Three Approaches
A New Wave of Sovereign Debt Defaults Sovereign debt, or public debt, is an important way for governments to raise capital for growth and...
- Nov 15, 2022
How Artificial Intelligence Is Reshaping Legal Practice
The advancement of technology employing artificial intelligence (or “AI”) and machine learning evokes growing concerns about workplace...
- Nov 8, 2022
An Economic Downturn & Private Equity in 2023
"The Worst is Yet to Come", said the International Monetary Fund regarding their economic outlook for 2023. The U.S. is likely to enter a...