Eriq GardnerOctober 3, 2022
Google’s Big SCOTUS Season
Sundar Pichai
On Monday, the Supreme Court announced the results of its “long conference,” the beginning-of-term vote-a-rama where the justices sift through the hundreds of petitions that have piled up through the summer. The high court rejected quite a few of the cases I had been following, including Scientology’s bid to force a Danny Masterson accuser into […]
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Theodore SchleiferSeptember 27, 2022
Silicon Valley’s Wall Street Bets & the Phoenix Suns Sweepstakes
Laurene Powell Jobs
On Kalshi, a slickly-designed, legally ambitious trading platform, you can wager on whether Hurricane Ian, currently wending its way through the Gulf of Mexico, will become a Category 5 monster, and whether it will be Miami or Orlando that takes the pounding. You can bet on the water level at drought-stricken Lake Mead, on whether […]
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William D. CohanOctober 2, 2022
Elon’s Hollywood Ending
Elon Musk
Sometime over the past few weeks, Bloomberg reports, Hollywood mogul and Endeavor founder and C.E.O. Ari Emanuel tried to broker a deal between Elon Musk, a former Endeavor board member, and the Twitter board of directors, via Silver Lake C.E.O. Egon Durban, who sits on the boards of both companies. The idea was, presumably, to […]
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Tara PalmeriSeptember 30, 2022
Trump’s Legal Rose Ceremony
Boris Epshteyn
Playbook, my old haunt, reported last week an interesting sighting of Boris Epshteyn, Donald Trump’s legal quarterback, meeting with Hogan Lovells partner Aaron Cutler over breakfast at Bourbon Steak on Pennsylvania Avenue. The two are old friends, of course, and Washington is a small town where lawyers routinely do each other favors. However, according to […]
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