Don't Overlook FCPA Risks in Lending Deals & Direct Equity Investments
FCPA exposure can undermine the core value of a corporate transaction and lead to significant regulatory risk. Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Audrey Ingram spotlights some ...110
Digital Tokens — What are They and Why Do They Matter?
RKO Partner Jim Walker breaks down the definitions, process, and substance around cryptocurrency and initial coin offerings ...109
ICO Lawyers Put on Notice by SEC Chairman
When it comes to regulators' tough stance on the creation and issuance of cryptocurrencies, it's not only the issuers who may find themselves in the crosshairs of a ...139
It's the Wild Wild West...Until Now: The Regulatory Climate for Initial Coin Offerings
Everyone is buzzing about crypto, but as initial coin offerings (ICOs) have exploded onto the scene as a fund raising method for early stage companies, regulators have taken ...124
Could Cryptocurrencies be Both 'Commodities' and 'Securities'?
Markets are buzzing about cryptocurrency, but as initial coin offerings (ICOs) have exploded onto the scene as a fund-raising device for early-stage companies, regulators such as ...101
Are Cryptocurrencies 'Securities'?
Jim Walker (Partner and General Counsel, Richards Kibbe & Orbe) reviews an SEC opinion, a recent court decision and a statement by SEC Chairman Jay Clayton, which, taken ...130
Mitigating FCPA Risk: Does Your Acquisition Target Have a 'Culture of Compliance'?
FCPA exposure can undermine the core value of a corporate transaction and lead to significant regulatory risk. In this AltaClaro Expert Highlight, Richards Kibbe & Orbe ...139
"Cheat Sheet": The 3 Corruption Risk Factors Every Deal Lawyer Needs to Know
FCPA exposure can undermine the core value of a corporate transaction and lead to significant regulatory risk. In this AltaClaro Webcast Clip, Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner ...128
Issuers and Advisors Beware: The Risks of Initial Coin Offerings and Defending the Regulatory Inquiry
Jim Walker (Partner, Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP) presents an overview of the rapidly evolving cryptocurrency landscape, with a focus on initial coin offerings (ICOs), ...98