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  Prosecutorial Discretion, Cambyses and Aaron Swartz By R Tamara de Silva January 15, 2013   The Optimist thinks this is the best of all worlds. The pessimist fears it is true J. Robert Oppenheimer          The prosecutor of the late Aaron Swartz and Sisamnes have something to tell us about the […]

Drew Peterson’s Verdict, Appeal and the Cranes of Ibycus By R Tamara de Silva September 10, 2012            Every so often, Lady Justice allows in her hallowed halls occupants, making up in sheer bluster what they wholly lack in gravitas-seemingly more worthy of inhabiting a circus side show than the halls […]

MF Global’s Missing Customer Funds and Its Implications on the Futures Industry By R. Tamara de Silva November 28, 2011 Abstract: The collapse of MF Global is an unfortunate and watershed event for the futures industry. The regulated futures markets, long a stepchild of the larger financial markets, have been the most liquid, transparent and […]