The Jeffrey Epstein story continues to go on and on. Clearly, AG Barr and the IG are going to conduct investigations. But the true pressures need to come from the public demanding answers. Litigation by the victims continues to move forward against the over $500 million Epstein estate. Further, SDNY USA Berman has stated that […]
Manny Alicandro is a former candidate for New York Attorney General and NYC Public Advocate. He is a New York City-based attorney specializing in compliance, regulation, and governance. He is an expert in the blockchain space focusing on the trading of digital assets and cryptocurrency. Manny brings comprehensive capital markets knowledge gained through diverse leadership roles in alternative asset management, banking, consulting, and trading technology as well as through senior roles at NASADQ and FINRA. Broad experience includes compliance, risk management, regulation, controls, surveillance, supervision, and governance. Expertise in U.S. trading regulations and market structure issues with particular understanding of electronic trading and management of electronic exchanges. In-depth knowledge of legal and regulatory compliance issues pertaining to equities, derivatives, options and futures markets. Expertise in regulation technology with ability to advise on founding and structuring of new entities from Fintech startups, to hedge funds, and to electronic market places. Frequent industry speaker, panelist, webcaster, and published author.
Besides being completely stupid and unethical was meant to chill our 1st Amendment Rights. Justice Thomas summed up this issued well: Justice Thomas opining in the landmark political speech-affirming 2010 case of Citizens United v. FEC (internal citations omitted): “Disclaimer and disclosure requirements enable private citizens and elected officials to implement political strategies specifically calculated […]
You know things have gotten really bad when someone who is successful and influential in our society gets a ton a backlash for throwing a fundraiser for President Trump. The news came out on August 7, 2019, that billionaire Stephen Ross is throwing a fundraiser for President Trump at his Hampton’s mansion on Friday, August […]