Publications and Media

Valecia McDowell, Ed O’Keefe, Elena Mitchell, Jamea Richardson, Jon Gilmartin, Sarah Negus, Kaitlin Price, and Jordyn McAtee completed a racial equity audit of CoreCivic, Inc., the nation’s largest private owner of correctional, detention, and residential reentry facilities. In conducting the audit, the team analyzed CoreCivic’s impacts on nonwhite residents, their families, CoreCivic employees, and local communities, and generated a public audit report which is available on CoreCivic’s website. To read the full report, please click here.

MVA Litigation Associate Jules Carter, Corporate Member Carolyn Meade and Financial Regulatory Advice & Response Member Barbara Meeks co-authored the article titled, “How FinCEN Shell Co. Rules Differ From Past BSA Standards” which was published by Law360 on March 11.

On November 1, 2021, the President's Working Group on Financial Markets (PWG), the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) released a report (PWG Report) calling for urgent legislative action to limit the issuance of stablecoins to insured depository institutions and to enable prudential regulation of stablecoins to address the risks to the broader financial system. To read the full article, please click here.

MVA is proud to showcase its 2022 Annual Diversity Report which highlights the firm’s ongoing diversity and inclusion initiatives and outlines our future goals. The annual publication can be found here. 
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