Special Reports

Legal Times

read more

Regulation

  • The CFPB Is Fighting for Its Life. Here's What to Know

    By C. Ryan Barber

    From the day it was born out of the Dodd-Frank reforms, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has faced questions over the constitutionality of its independent, single-director structure. On Wednesday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit will take a step toward providing an answer, as a full panel of 11 judges will hear arguments in the mortgage provider PHH Corp.'s appeal of a $109 million penalty. Here are seven things to know.

  • Under the Hood of Gibson Dunn's Regulatory Team on Major CFPB, SEC Cases

    By C. Ryan Barber

    Two Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher lawyers will argue Wednesday against the CFPB and the SEC in rare, back-to-back full-court argument sessions in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. We recently caught up with Gibson Dunn partner Helgi Walker, co-chair of the firm's administrative law and regulatory practice group, about the preparation for the two cases and the firm's approach to the new regulatory climate under President Trump.

read more

Litigation

  • The CFPB Is Fighting for Its Life. Here's What to Know

    By C. Ryan Barber

    From the day it was born out of the Dodd-Frank reforms, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has faced questions over the constitutionality of its independent, single-director structure. On Wednesday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit will take a step toward providing an answer, as a full panel of 11 judges will hear arguments in the mortgage provider PHH Corp.'s appeal of a $109 million penalty. Here are seven things to know.

  • Trump's DOJ Can't Quickly End Suit Over Rule-Rollback Order

    By Marcia Coyle

    A lawsuit challenging the Trump administration's order that agencies eliminate two existing regulations for each new one will go forward despite the U.S. Justice Department's effort to end it quickly on procedural grounds.

read more

New Job Openings

View more legal jobs at

Resources

Thriving in a Changed World
The legal profession is changing. Can project management tools turn big obstacles into sustainable success? Learn how to tailor your technology to set your firm up for success.
MORE RESOURCES