Jonathan Bach and Rachel B. Kane of Cooley write: Questions of judicial assignment necessarily involve more than just administrative considerations in a system dedicated to justice and fairness. Whether the Southern District of New York should have a rule governing judicial assignment in related criminal cases is an intriguing and important question that the 'Steinberg' case has raised in a prominent way.
Insider Trading Case Raises Concerns About Judicial Assignment
New York Law Journal
September 30, 2013