Leonard M. Leiman, who led the securities-law practice at New York-based Reavis & McGrath when it merged in 1988 with Fulbright & Jaworski in what was then among the largest such marriages in history, has died. He was 82.
The U.S. Supreme Court has always been riven and 5-4 rulings under Chief Justice John G. Roberts on issues including prayers at government meetings and federal recognition of same-sex marriage isn’t a new phenomenon, high- court scholar Laurence Tribe said in an interview.
Investors should sell options on retail stocks including Macy’s Inc. and Tiffany & Co. before Black Friday because prices for the contracts are likely to fall by January, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. said.
The Supreme Court is much on Mitch McConnell’s mind these days. The Senate minority leader, a Kentucky Republican, just finished reading Jean Edward Smith’s biography of the great Chief Justice John Marshall.
Doctors are treating cancer according to the genetic aberrations found in patients’ tumors, not just where they’re found in the body, an approach that may boost the odds of survival, according to a study.