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Host June Grasso speaks with prominent attorneys and legal scholars, analyzing major legal issues and cases in the news. The show examines all aspects of the legal profession, from intellectual property to criminal law, from bankruptcy to securities law, drawing on the deep research tools of BloombergLaw.com.

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New York, NY

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Host June Grasso speaks with prominent attorneys and legal scholars, analyzing major legal issues and cases in the news. The show examines all aspects of the legal profession, from intellectual property to criminal law, from bankruptcy to securities law, drawing on the deep research tools of BloombergLaw.com.

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English

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212-318-2000


Episodes

SCOTUS and School Diversity & Mega Merger Mania

2/21/2024
Audrey Anderson, head of the higher education practice at Bass Berry & Sims, discusses the Supreme Court turning down an appeal over a school’s use of socio-economic factors to gain greater diversity in the student body. Antitrust expert Harry First, a professor at NYU Law School, discusses three mega deals that face antitrust scrutiny. June Grasso hosts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:40:35

Trump War Chest for Legal Fees Likely Drained By Summer

2/20/2024
Bill Allison, Bloomberg Campaign Finance Reporter, discusses how Donald Trump will likely drain his war chest for legal fees this summer. Caroline Grace Brothers, an attorney with the Institute for Justice, discusses an upcoming Supreme Court oral arguments in a case over accountability for a retaliatory arrest. June Grasso hosts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:33:30

Weekend Law: Trump Fined $364 Million & First Trial Date

2/16/2024
June Grasso discusses the top legal stories of the week with the experts. Bloomberg legal reporter Patricia Hurtado on Trump’s $364 million fine. Robert Mintz of McCarter & English on Trump’s first criminal trial date being set. Palm Beach County State Attorney Dave Aronberg on Trump asking the Supreme Court to put his DC criminal trial on hold. And Frank Bowman, a professor at the University of Missouri Law School, on the impeachment of Alejandro Mayorkas. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:37:53

Trump Trial Date Set & Georgia DA Testifies

2/15/2024
Robert Mintz, a partner at McCarter & English, discusses a New York trial judge setting the date for the first criminal trial of Donald Trump. David Voreacos, Bloomberg legal reporter, and Michael Zeldin, former federal prosecutor, discuss Fulton County DA Fani Willis testifying at a hearing to disqualify her from the Georgia election interference case. June Grasso hosts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:33:36

Mayorkas Impeachment & Oldest Judge Loses Case

2/14/2024
Frank Bowman, a professor at the University of Missouri Law School, discusses the impeachment of the Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas. Arthur Hellman, a professor at the University of Pittsburgh Law School, discusses 96-year-old Judge Pauline Newman’s failed efforts to get reinstated. June Grasso hosts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:38:55

Trump Wants Trial Delay & Justices Flip on Standing

2/13/2024
Dave Aronberg, Palm Beach County State Attorney, discusses Donald Trump asking the Supreme Court to keep on hold his criminal trial for trying to overturn the 2020 election while he appeals a ruling that rejected his bid for immunity from prosecution. Kimberly Strawbridge Robinson, Bloomberg Law Supreme Court Reporter, discusses how the abortion pill case highlights Supreme Court justices flipping on standing. June Grasso hosts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:36:32

Biden Document's Report & UBS Whistleblower

2/12/2024
Bradley Moss, a partner at Mark Zaid, discusses Special Counsel Robert Hur’s report on the classified documents found at President Joe Biden’s house. Jon-George Aras, a partner at Scarincci Hollenbeck, and Sean McKessy, a partner at Phillips & Cohen, discuss a Supreme Court decision against UBS that lowers the standards for whistleblowers. June Grasso hosts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:37:51

Weekend Law: Trump on the Ballot & Michigan Mother Convicted

2/9/2024
June Grasso speaks to top legal experts about the biggest stories of the week. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:37:37

Supreme Court Likely to Reject Effort to Kick Trump Off Ballot

2/8/2024
Derek Muller, a professor at Notre Dame Law School, and Harold Krent, a professor at the Chicago-Kent College of Law, discuss the Supreme Court oral arguments on Colorado’s removal of Trump from the ballot. Ekow Yankah, a professor at the University of Michigan Law School, discusses the repercussions from the historic verdict convicting a Michigan mother of involuntary manslaughter for a mass shooting by her son. June Grasso hosts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:36:55

For the First Time Mother of School Gunman Found Guilty

2/7/2024
Frank Vandervort, a professor at the University of Michigan Law School, discusses a Michigan mother being convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the first verdict holding the parent of a school shooter accountable for murder on campus. Albert Soler, a partner of Scarinci Hollenbeck, discusses an NLRB ruling paving the way for Dartmouth basketball players to vote to unionize. June Grasso hosts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:36:27

Trump Does Not Have Presidential Immunity

2/6/2024
Former federal prosecutor Jessica Roth, a professor at the Cardozo School of Law, discusses the DC Circuit Court rejecting Donald Trump’s claims of presidential immunity from federal prosecution. Jessica Levinson, a professor at Loyola Law School, discusses a possible new path for reasserting abortion rights. June Grasso hosts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:35:47

West Point Race Conscious Admissions & Border Bill

2/5/2024
Audrey Anderson, head of the higher education practice at Bass Berry & Sims, discusses the Supreme Court allowing West Point to use race as a factor in admissions, for now. Leon Fresco, a partner at Holland & Knight and former head of the Office of Immigration Litigation at the Justice Department, discusses the Senate bill on the border. June Grasso hosts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:37:02

Weekend Law: Trump Appeals, Bayer Verdicts & George Carlin AI Suit

2/2/2024
June Grasso speaks to top legal experts about the biggest stories of the week. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:37:27

Impeaching Mayorkas & Multibillion Dollar Bayer Verdicts

2/1/2024
Michael Gerhardt, a professor at the University of North Carolina Law School and an expert on impeachment, discusses the House advancing the impeachment of the Homeland Security Secretary. Elizabeth Burch, a professor at the University of Georgia Law School and an expert on mass tort litigation, discusses the multibillion dollar verdicts against Bayer. Janet Lorin, Bloomberg higher education and finance reporter, discusses the investigations Harvard University is facing. June Grasso hosts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:36:48

Mother on Trial for Son's Actions & Musk Pay Voided

1/31/2024
Criminal defense attorney Richard Kaplan of Kaplan Marino, discusses the trial of Jennifer Crumbley for the mass school shooting carried out by her son. Business law expert Eric Talley, a professor at Columbia Law School, discusses a judge voiding Elon Musk’s Tesla pay package. June Grasso hosts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:36:01

Trump Appeals & AI Lawsuits

1/30/2024
Bloomberg legal reporter Erik Larson discusses Donald Trump’s appeals. Xiyin Tang, a professor at UCLA Law School, discusses the lawsuit against a purportedly AI generated comedy special of the late comedian George Carlin. June Grasso hosts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:35:42

Will Trump Pay $83.3 MM Verdict & Activist Investors Sued

1/29/2024
Former federal prosecutor Robert Mintz, a partner at McCarter & English, discusses the path ahead before advice columnist E. Jean Carroll, can collect the $83.3 million verdict awarded against Donald Trump. Bruce Goldfarb, President & CEO of Okapi Partners, discusses ExxonMobil taking a novel path in trying to block activist shareholders. June Grasso hosts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:37:04

Weekend Law: Trump Verdict, Union Fight & Alec Baldwin

1/26/2024
June Grasso talks to the experts about the top legal stories of the week. Bloomberg legal reporter Patricia Hurtado discusses a jury ordering Donald Trump to pay $83.3 million to columnist E. Jean Carroll for defaming her. Labor law expert Kate Andrias, a professor at Columbia Law School, discusses the Supreme Court agreeing to hear a case over Starbucks firing union workers. Joshua Kastenberg, a professor at the University of New Mexico Law School, discusses the new involuntary manslaughter charges against actor Alec Baldwin. June Grasso hosts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:38:28

Trump Takes the Stand & SEC Policy Under Fire

1/25/2024
Bloomberg Legal Reporter Patricia Hurtado, discusses Donald Trump’s short testimony in the defamation trial of advice columnist of E. Jean Carroll. Anthony Sabino, a Professor in the Department of Law at The Peter J. Tobin College of Business at St. John’s University, discusses a challenge to the SEC’s policy of requiring defendant’s to keep silent after settlements. June Grasso hosts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:36:31

SCOTUS Takes Death Penalty Case & Crypto Face-off

1/24/2024
John Blume, Director of the Cornell Death Penalty Project, discusses the Supreme Court granting review to an Oklahoma inmate on death row in an unusual case. James Park, securities law expert and professor at UCLA Law School, discusses the faceoff between the SEC and Binance in court. June Grasso hosts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:37:28