Tyler Layton

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Supreme Court Clarifies Injury-In-Fact Standing Requirement in Spokeo, Dealing Impediment to “Gotcha” Statutory Lawsuits

Article III of the U.S. Constitution limits federal courts’ jurisdiction to actual cases and controversies only.  When a plaintiff seeks to sue in federal court despite having suffered no actual injury, the Constitution’s case or controversy requirement is not satisfied and the case cannot proceed.  In other words, when a plaintiff has suffered no injury, … Continue Reading

FinTech Accelerator to Launch in Singapore, Backed by CIMB

Malaysian bank CIMB has announced a partnership with a Singapore Accelerator called Startupbootcamp FinTech to help provide guidance to FinTech startups in Singapore. CIMB will provide business advice and funding for the Accelerator and participating startups. According to its website, Startupbootcamp FinTech is the leading accelerator focused on financial innovation, providing funding, mentorship, office space, … Continue Reading

Nurturing the FinTech industry in Vietnam

On October 6, 2015, Standard Chartered Bank Vietnam and Vietnam-based investment firm Dragon Capital jointly hosted the inaugural meeting of the Vietnam FinTech Club, in Ho Chi Minh City.  According to Dragon Capital, the Vietnam FinTech Club is intended to encourage development of Vietnam’s growing FinTech ecosystem. The roundtable meeting featured 20 start-up entrepreneurs and … Continue Reading