Author Archive | Jennifer Besada

“Today, we made history for the ideal of fair sport and all that it stands for. With the passage of the Rodchenkov Anti-Doping Act in the U.S. House of Representatives, the fight against doping rises to a new level of efficacy. Until now, those who were behind the corrupt and fraudulent practices in manipulating doping programs […]

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WMH’s Milton Williams was interviewed by Lawdragon in its “Lawyer Limelight” series. During this in-depth Q&A, Milt discusses topics ranging from his unusually diverse litigation practice that includes work on major white collar trials as well as compliance, commercial litigation, social justice matters and employment law to the challenges and complexities of working on cases […]

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There was a dramatic increase in enforcement activity by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) last year that shows no signs of slowing down. Individuals and entities that are under investigation by the CFTC face various pitfalls and potentially significant penalties. By understanding the CFTC’s investigation process and following certain best practices, defense counsel can […]

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October 3, 2019

WMH Files U.S. Supreme Court Amicus Brief on Behalf of SIFMA, the US Chamber of Commerce and the IIB

Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA)

On Monday, Walden Macht & Haran LLP filed an amicus brief in the Supreme Court on behalf of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA), the US Chamber of Commerce and the Institute of International Bankers (IIB) in HSBC Holdings plc, et al. v. Picard, No. 19-277. The brief supports a petition for certiorari […]

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Benchmark Litigation 2020 recognized Walden Macht & Haran LLP as a “recommended” firm in New York. Additionally, partners Sean Haran, Timothy Macht, Jim Walden and Milton Williams received individual rankings in the recent edition. Benchmark describes WMH as “a player to be reckoned with,” and a client notes that it is “the only firm I […]

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