Michael Blankenship

599 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10022, United States

  • 212-848-8531
  • 646-848-8531

TALF Update: New Guidance Available, Program to Launch this Month

On March 3, 2009, the Board of Governors of the U.S. Federal Reserve System (the “Federal Reserve”) and the U.S. Treasury Department announced the details of the Term Asset-Backed Securities Loan Facility (“TALF”). The general…more
| Law Firm Marketing, Securities Law

THE UNLAWFUL INTERNET GAMBLING ENFORCEMENT ACT: A BAD GAMBLING ACT? YOU BETCHA!

Legalizing and regulating Internet gambling is the best stance the U.S. government could adopt to reduce any threat posed by Internet gambling. The UIGEA’s asserted benefits do not justify its cost on financial institutions and…more
| Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law, Taxation

Copyrighting an Imagination: Why Reforming Laws in a Virtual World is Critical Today

Second Life has attracted millions of users and dollars. It has created a new economy. A new breed of business people are conversing and exchange dollars over software code. Second Life is just one example where people in…more
| Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law, Intellectual Property
Areas of Practice
  • Business Organizations
  • Finance & Banking
This profile may constitute attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome. Any correspondence with this profile holder does not constitute a client/attorney relationship. Neither the content on this profile nor transmissions between you and the profile holder through this profile are intended to provide legal or other advice or to create an attorney-client relationship.