David McGill is a litigator whose practice resides at the intersection of finance and technology. His practice also includes intellectual property disputes, in which he regularly represents technology and media companies in matters involving allegations of trade secret misappropriation, licensing disputes, unfair competition and IP infringement. Before joining Kobre & Kim, Mr. McGill was an attorney at Mayer Brown LLP. He graduated from Colby College and University of Virginia School of Law.
Is the CFTC expanding its powers over crypto without authorization from Congress?
The CFTC is asserting greater regulatory powers over the crypto industry than ever before. But does the agency have the statutory backing to do so?