- 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...
Luiza Coelho da Rocha
- 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...
- 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...
Luiza Coelho da Rocha
- Oct 25, 2022
A Future of Uncertainty in Crypto Regulation
The days when investing in cryptocurrencies was an unknown, risky venture reserved for the most daring investors are long gone. According...
- Oct 18, 2022
A Trustee's Fiduciary Duty to Meet Discretionary Beneficiary Needs?
Does a trustee have a fiduciary duty to meet a discretionary beneficiary’s needs? If you were to read the petitioner’s reply brief filed...
- Oct 13, 2022
Working for Uber: Full-Time Employment or Just a Side ‘Gig’?
The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development recently fined Uber and its subsidiary Rasier $100 million for wrongly...
- Aug 17, 2022
Elon Musk’s “Spam Bot” Problem
On April 25th 2022, Elon Musk entered a merger agreement with Twitter, Inc., in a highly publicized deal that has remained in the news...
- Mar 6, 2022
Impact Investing: What is it and why consider it?
Now more than ever, companies are increasingly measured not only by their revenues, but also by the societal impact they have. As a...
- Nov 30, 2021
ESG & Biden’s Administration: Department of Labor's & the SEC's recent efforts to enhance ESG's role
Several legal barriers have prevented institutional investors (including the employee benefit plans subject to the Employee Retirement...