Discovering the Law interview with Mergers and Acquisitions Professor Kevin Handly

Posted by on January 11, 2018 at 8:34 pm

Today we learned about Banking Regulation, Bank Mergers, Too Big to Fail, the recent banking crisis and the steps adopted to address and soften a future banking crisis.

Honorable Joan N. Feeney, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Massachusetts.

Posted by on June 10, 2017 at 9:08 pm

Judge Feeney talks to us about financial literacy and about bankruptcy, federal court procedure that helps consumers and businesses get rid of their debts and repay their creditors.

Massachusetts Client’s Security Board of the Supreme Judicial Court

Posted by on April 21, 2017 at 11:09 am

Karen D. O’Toole, Esq., General Counsel of the Clients’ Security Board and D. Ethan Jeffrey, Esq., Chairman of the Board talk about their invaluable public service. The Board members are authorized under the rules of the Supreme Judicial Court to grant money to a member of the public who has suffered a financial loss only […]

Interview with Attorney Frank Morrissey, Morrissey, Wilson & Zafiropoulos, LLP

Posted by on January 30, 2017 at 12:23 pm

Professor Morrissey discusses Bankruptcy, a process that allows consumers and businesses to repay some or all of their debts under the protection of the federal bankruptcy court.

Interview with Professor Sara Kelsey, Esq.

Posted by on December 14, 2016 at 9:14 pm

Former FDIC General Counsel, Professor Sara Kelsey discusses the 2008 financial crisis. In this episode we learn about banking structure and insured depository institutions. We learn about the FDIC, its relation to banks and about the agency’s role during the financial crisis .

Interview with Congressman Mike Capuano

Posted by on June 1, 2016 at 8:27 pm

Congressman Mike Capuano discusses the budget, and his contribution to improve public transportation in Massachusetts. He touches on foreign policy issues including Sudan and South Sudan.

Interview with Professor Cornelius Hurley

Posted by on November 19, 2015 at 10:32 pm

Professor Cornelius Hurley discusses the banking crisis.