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Road rage, injury at Pike Place Market comes amid debate over limiting vehicle traffic

An episode of road rage at Pike Place Market over the weekend is further stoking the embers of a century-old debate around car access through Seattle’s hub of food and commerce. The chaotic scene began around 5 p.m. Sunday night, when two drivers — one in a van, another in an SUV — got into… Read More »

Silver Lining to Deflating Housing Market Bubble – Real Estate Legal Blogs Posted by Roy D. Oppenheim

Various economists are predicting that the home price growth will slow down. If this does not happen, home purchase prices will go further out of reach for homebuyers that the housing market overall will overheat. Already there is far more demand than supply, and far less affordable homes in reach of potential purchasers. While most… Read More »

Commercial Real Estate Brokerages in an Uncertain Russian Market | Pillsbury – Gravel2Gavel Construction & Real Estate Law

Several commercial real estate firms have joined the growing list of companies temporarily suspending – or outright terminating – property and facility management operations in Russia amid economic sanctions and mounting international pressure. CBRE is the latest to make such a move, discontinuing its Russian leasing, investment and property management operations and denouncing Russia’s invasion… Read More »

What to Know About the Esports Market in Japan

Tuesday, February 22, 2022 This GT Alert covers the following:  Japan’s growing esports1 market has tournaments with prize money exceeding USD 909,000 (JPY 100,000,000).2 Notwithstanding some problems with holding esports tournaments under current Japanese law, these issues are being addressed as discussions on interpretation of existing law progress. With recent discussions on legalizing sports betting in… Read More »

US banking regulators warn of risks in leveraged loan market

Risks associated with the leveraged loan market are still “high” despite marginal improvements in corporate creditworthiness in 2021, top US banking regulators have warned. In a report released on Monday, the Federal Reserve Board, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency flagged mounting vulnerabilities across a number of sectors… Read More »