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Media Roundup for Aug. 11, 2017

Wake Forest Law faculty, students and staff are quoted regularly in the media. Following are the media mentions for the week of Aug. 11, 2017: Continue reading »

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Professor Andrew Verstein’s ‘The Jurisprudence of Mixed Motives’ is highly recommended on the Legal Theory Blog

Professor Andrew Verstein‘s latest work, “The Jurisprudence of Mixed Motives,” has been highly recommended on the Legal Theory Blog.

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Professor Andrew Verstein blogs about the Salman Personal Benefit Standard for Tipping Liability

Professor Andrew Verstein had the following blog post, “The Salman Personal Benefit Standard for Tipping Liability,” published on Stephen Bainbridge’s Journal of Law, Religion, Politics, and Culture on Jan. 2, 2017.

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Professor Andrew Verstein’s paper, ‘Enterprise without Entities,’ featured on Professor Brainbridge blog

Professor Andrew Verstein was featured in a ProfessorBrainbridge.com blog post on his paper, “Enterprise without Entities.”  Professor Verstein’s summary of the article, which was also published on Oxford Business Law Blog, follows.

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Professor Andrew Verstein discusses extradition of 2010 ‘Flash Crash’ culprit Navinder Singh Sarao on Bloomberg Law Radio

Professor Andrew Verstein was interviewed on Bloomberg Law’s Radio Show on Monday, Oct. 17, 2016.  Professor Verstein discussed Navinder Singh Sarao’s extradition to the United States to stand trial.

Sarao is the British trader allegedly responsible for the trillion-dollar “flash crash” in 2010. He requested for permission to appeal his extradition to the United Kingdom High Court on Friday, Oct. 14, but was denied.  Sarao faces 22 charges of fraud, according to a Bloomberg article, and may be sentenced to 380 years in prison.

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Professor Andrew Verstein to speak on international corporate issues at Brooklyn Law School’s 2016 Scholars’ Roundtable

For the second time, Professor Andrew Vertsein will present at the Scholars’ Roundtable at Brooklyn Law School, Saturday, Oct. 14, 2016.  Professor Verstein and other scholars were selected amid great competition by the law school’s Dennis J. Block Center for the Study of International Business Law, sponsor of the annual event.

Professor Verstein, one of three scholars that will address international corporate issues, will present his paper, “Corporate Law as National Security.”  Other scholars will present on various international business and law-related topics, including intellectual property, taxation, trade and more.

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Professor Andrew Verstein discusses ’2010 Flash Crash’ culprit and trader spoofing on Bloomberg Radio’s Bloomberg Law segment

Professor Andrew Verstein appeared on the Bloomberg Radio segment, “Bloomberg Law Brief: Trump Taxes and Trader Spoofing (Audio),” on Oct. 3, 2016.  The segment was part of Bloomberg Radio’s “Bloomberg Law,” hosted by June Grasso.

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Professor Andrew Verstein quoted in Winston-Salem Journal regarding U.S. Sen Richard Burr’s backing of GOP effort to rein in federal watchdog agency behind Wells Fargo fine

Professor Andrew Verstein is quoted in the following story, “U.S. Sen Richard Burr has backed GOP effort to rein in federal watchdog agency behind Wells Fargo fine,”  written by Bertrand M. Gutiérrez and originally published in the Winston-Salem Journal on Sept. 25, 2016.

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Professor Andrew Verstein publishes ‘Enterprise without Entities’ paper on Oxford Business Law Blog

Professor Andrew Verstein published his paper, “Enterprise without Entities” on Oxford Business Law Blog on Sept. 20, 2016. The abstract follows.

Professor Verstein teaches Business Associations, Contracts, Corporate Finance and Securities Litigation. His recent research, featured in the Virginia Law Review, focuses on insider trading in commodities markets. He has also written and spoken widely on crowd funding and person to person lending, market manipulation and nature of financial benchmarks and indices such as Libor.

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Professor Andrew Verstein’s article on person-to-person lending referenced throughout Harvard Business Law Review article

Professor Andrew Verstein was referenced numerous times in the Harvard Business Law Review article, “It Ain’t Broke: The Case For Continued SEC Regulation of P2P Lending,” published by Benjamin Lo on Aug. 9, 2016.  The Introductory Note; Section I, “Introduction”; and Section 2, “Concerns Around an Ill-Fitting Regulatory Approach,” follow.

Lo discusses Professor Verstein’s article, ”The Misregulation of Person-to-Person Lending,” which includes a study analyzing the shortcomings of SEC regulation of Person-to-Person (P2P) lending.  Professor Verstein’s article was published in the U.C. Davis Law Review in 2012.

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