Weekly Brief: UBS Smacked in LIBORgate Settlement

Dec. 20 (Bloomberg Law) -- Bloomberg Law's Lee Pacchia runs through the legal news for the week. UBS announced a major settlement with US, UK and Swiss authorities for its role in rigging global interest rates. Also, Goldman Sachs and Rajat Gupta are sparring in court over who should pay the nearly $7 million the investment banking giant has spent on Gupta's insider trading scandal. Finally, are we going to see another BigLaw mega-merger? Reports indicate a deal to create a 950-lawyer firm could be in the works.

【ワシントン便り】トランプ大統領を襲う「世紀のクラッシュ」(動画)
13:38 -   (ブルームバーグ):ワシントン支局の山 広恒夫記者は、18世紀後半のアメリカ独立革命 (Independent Revolution)を主導したジョージ・ ワシントン初代大統領以降、15代ごとに重大な 危機を伴う変革期が訪れてきたことに着目し、 トランプ第45代大統領の行方を歴代大統領に重 ねて予測します。(同リポートの内容は記者個 人の見解です。 Source: Bloomberg) (Source: Bloomberg)
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