Jed rakoff ny review of books

Why the Innocent Plead Guilty


Federal Judges Jed S. Rakoff and Michael M. Baylson debate the public misconceptions and systemic failings of Americas criminal justice system as described...



Picard Barred From Pursuing Some Claims Against HSBC


July 29 (Bloomberg) The liquidator for Bernard Madoffs firm was barred by a federal judge from pursuing some claims in his lawsuit against hsbc Holdings...



Cohan Questions BofAs Explanation for Mayopoulos Firing: Video

Feb. 18 (Bloomberg) William Cohan, author of House of Cards and a Bloomberg Television contributing editor, talks with Erik Schatzker about the Bank of...



The legacy of James M. Landis: Keynote and roundtable discussion

On Nov. 24, The Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics at Harvard University hosted Too Big to Fail or Too Hard to Remember: Lessons from the New Deal and the...



Why Are They Closing St. Vincents Hospital? (Pt. 23) - Freedom of Information



My Neurons Made Me Do It

Jed Rakoff 64, United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York, spoke on Constitution Day 2011 about how neuroscience is challenging the...



Judge Puzzled By BAC Settlement - Bloomberg


Rakoff calls settlement at war with common sense. (Bloomberg News)



Bank of America Has 100B Riding On This 3 Person Office


Mike Mayo raises fresh questions about a critical 8.5 billion mortgage settlement. New york (TheStreet) Bank of America (bac) is somewhere between 16...



Harvey Silverglate interview with David Asman

Harvey Silverglate, author of Three Felonies a Day: How the Feds Target the Innocent, discusses Judge Jed Rakoff rejecting Bank of Americas acquisition of...



Gov. Daniel Tarullo on financial stability regulation at Penn Laws Distingushed Jurist Lecture


University of Pennsylvania Law Schools Distinguished Jurist Lecture 2012 Daniel K. Tarullo, of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, speaks...