On March 20, 2023, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) announced that the Contractor Portal for federal contractors and subcontractors to certify compliance with their affirmative action plan (AAP) obligations will open on March 31, 2023, with contractors and subcontractors having until June 29, 2023, to submit the required certification.  This is the

By: Jonathan Schmalfeld and Stephen RutenbergIn July of 2022, the United States Department of Justice (“DOJ”) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) each alleged insider trading violations against a former Coinbase employee Ishan Wahi (“Ishan”), his brother Nikhil Wahi (“Nikhil”) (collectively the “Wahi Defendants”), and another alleged acquaintance Sameer Ramani (“Sameer”). For background

By: Matt Todd and Romaine MarshallCrypto is dead or on life support, waiting for regulation to rid it of ‘crypto contagion.’  Meanwhile, blockchain technology – the virtual, public ledger technology that records crypto transactions – is very much alive, as evidenced by emerging applications in the healthcare, transportation, and real estate industries.1Even crypto skeptics