A 30-year-old man who was previously sentenced to die for the 2002 killing of two Prince William County residents will now avoid the death penalty under an unusual deal brokered by his lawyers, University of Virginia law professor Matthew Engle and Washington and Lee law professor David Bruck.
by John Trump, Wake Forest School of Law
TOKYO (Reuters) - A former prime brokerage executive at JPMorgan Chase & Co has set up a hedge fund advisory firm in Japan, betting on growth in alternative markets as Japanese investors seek...
Bank of America's new co-Chief Operating Officer David Darnell told leadership of the bank's wealth-management unit, which includes Merrill Lynch, that he plans to maintain the current compensation structure for financial advisers and keep senior management of the business in place.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bank of America's ouster of Sallie Krawcheck has deprived Merrill Lynch advisers of a vocal advocate and revived worries the commercial banking giant will further tighten its grip on the brokerage.
* Deal is latest in the independent brokerage business
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Neovasc Inc. today announced that it has completed a previously announced non-brokered private placement of 4,720,500 equity units at the price of $1.00 per unit for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately $4,720,500.
A beautiful city socialite bought a black-market baby for $180,000 — then helped the FBI bring down the kiddie-peddling ring that sold him to her. Former Manhattan society girl Taylor Stein — who also has a love child with cosmetics billionaire William Lauder — wept at times as she…
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