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Friends of the Earth v. Sanderson Farms: The Detective Standard Fails

In a short but substantive opinion issued in December 2018, Judge Richard Seeborg of the Northern District of California slapped down an attempt by Sanderson Farms, Inc. to dismiss claims brought by two non-profit organizations, Friends of the Earth and … Continue reading

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Courtroom Adversaries, Classroom Friends

Grace Powell and Mariette Peltier are second-year students at the University of Virginia School of Law. Prior to law school, Grace worked as a Community Intake Advocate at the Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem for three years—an experience which inspired … Continue reading

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Republic and PDVSA Bonds: No Trades With Friends and Family

Mark Weidemaier and Mitu Gulati A few days ago, we wondered why the U.S. government had constrained U.S. holders of PDVSA debt instruments to sell only to non-U.S. parties. The constraint would likely kill liquidity for these bonds and impose … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving — our wish you enjoy family and friends

  Happy Thanksgiving Now is no time to think of what you do not have. Think of what you can do with what there is. – Ernest Hemingway Thanksgiving is a time to celebrate life, love and luck. It is … Continue reading

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How Donald Uderitz and NCSLT bond investors found friends in post-Harvey Houston while undergoing three haircuts

LIBOR FIX 2 TEXAS STYLE? A Houston Court of Appeals recently gave National Collegiate Student Loan Trusts three haircuts in three cases for failure to give proper notice of acceleration before suing on them, shaving off a few thousand dollars from … Continue reading

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