Published June 9, 2010 at 9:17 AM
Congressional hearings into the activities of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE:GS) came at a fortuitous time for proponents of financial reform. Testimony from Lloyd Blankfein and company on Capitol Hill coincided with the debate about financial reform in the Senate. Efforts to combine the House and Senate bills, however, is happening in a less heated environment, says Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP's Lawrence Kaplan, and should result in a toned-down final version. Watch the video below or download it at iTunes. Read the magazine feature on Goldman and financial reform here. - Suzanne Stevens
Quarles & Brady LLP announced that Paul L. Langer joined the firm's Chicago office as a partner in the commercial litigation practice and insurance coverage litigation team. For other updates launch today's Movers & shakers slideshow.