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Judge Randolph Moss

Fiduciary Rule’s Challengers Warn Judge of ‘Extraordinary Risk’ for Advice Industry

By C. Ryan Barber |

A judge in Washington heard arguments for more than two hours Thursday on whether to block a U.S. Department of Labor rule that requires investment advisers to act in their clients’ best interests—a heightened standard designed to curb billions of dollars in fees in the retirement plans marketplace.

National Sept. 11 Museum

Court Shuts Down Dispute Over 9/11 Museum Contract

New York's Appellate Division, First Department, found against a steel company's claim that it lost millions because of an allegedly breached contract for work on the Sept. 11 Museum.

Thomas Tamm.

D.C. Court Censures Ex-DOJ Lawyer Who Leaked Bush-Era Spying Program

Thomas Tamm, a former U.S. Department of Justice lawyer who faced disciplinary action for leaking information to the press about domestic surveillance under President George W. Bush, was censured on Thursday by the D.C. Court of Appeals.

Michael Rhodes, Cooley partner

Cooley's Rhodes to Rep Pokémon Go Maker

Niantic Inc. has tapped a team of Cooley lawyers to fight suits from property owners who complain that nearby Pokéstops are creating a public nuisance.