Can corporate counsel represent the company and its employee at the same time? Former Allianz Manager says firm and its lawyers double crossed him

A former Allianz SE fund manager who was accused of investment adviser fraud, has accused federal prosecutors of committing ethical breaches by turning his own lawyers against him. Gregoire Tournant, who was a chief investment officer for an Allianz U.S. investing divisions, says that prosecutors encourages lawyers acting for both the...
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Self-driving truck company TuSimple Holdings, alleged to be under examination for possible tech transfer to China

According to an article in the Wall Street Journal,https://www.wsj.com/articles/leaders-of-self-driving-truck-company-face-espionage-concerns-over-china-ties-11675255921?mod=hp_lead_pos6 TuSimple Holdings, Inc. an American self-driving truck company with ties to China, is the subject attention of representatives of a U.S. national security panel concerned that there may be improper transfers of technology to a Chinese Startup. The panel lead by the...
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Securities and Exchange Commission seeks to compell Covington & Burling LLP lawfirm to answer investigative subpoena regarding cyberattack and says it stalled the SEC investigation

The Securities and Exchange Commission has filed a case against Covington & Burling, one of the largest law firms in the United States, seeking an Order of the Court to compell it to comply with an SEC investigative subpoena relating to a Russian cyber attack around November 2020. According to the Government...
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China continues to engage in U.S. tariff fraud by transshipping products through other countries including Thailand, Indonesia and Sri Lanka

U.S. Customs and Border Protection has stated that there is a reasonable suspicion that an importer is evading the antidumping and countervailing duty orders on forged steel fittings from China by transshipping subject goods through Indonesia, Sri Lanka, and Thailand. As a result, CBP is requiring that for any imports of forged...
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