Daily Archives: Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Posted: November 11, 2020

Litigating LIBOR Losses: London Edition

Well, dear readers, this post is going to be a bit outside the usual realm for the Manipulation Monitor. But, in light of my colleague John Whelan’s recent post on the class action settlement in In Re: Libor-Based Financial Instruments Antitrust Litigation, 11-MD-02262 (“In re Libor“), I thought it might be fun to provide a... Read more »

Posted: November 11, 2020

Broker Not Entitled to Commission for Introducing Purchaser to Seller When Initial Negotiations Failed and Broker Uninvolved in Subsequent Negotiations

On October 13, 2020, Justice Masley of the New York County Commercial Division issued a decision in Picken v. RN Realty, LLC, 2020 NY Slip Op. 33370(U), holding that a broker that introduced the purchaser to the seller was not entitled to a commission when the initial negotiations failed and the broker was uninvolved in... Read more »