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This week in securities litigation (week ending June 20, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Australia, European Union, Hong Kong, Japan, United Kingdom, USA
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  • June 19 2014

High speed trading and conflict of interest in the market place were the topics of the week. Two Senate committees held hearings on the issues which

SFO prevails in first contested overseas corruption trial

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • United Kingdom, USA
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  • June 18 2014

The U.K.'s Serious Frauds Office prevailed in its first overseas corruption trial, securing a jury verdict in its favor and against two former

This week in securities litigation (week ending June 6, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
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  • June 5 2014

The SEC had mixed results in court this week. A Manhattan jury returned a verdict against the agency in a high profile and long-running insider

This week in securities litigation (week ending February 28, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, United Kingdom, USA
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  • February 27 2014

The Supreme Court handed down a significant decision, construing SLUSA in the context of suits by investors defrauded investors in the Stanford Ponzi

This week in securities litigation (week ending April 4, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Australia, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
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  • April 3 2014

High speed trading and insider trading were key topics this week. Author Michael Lewis released a new book on high speed trading and, in an interview

This week in securities litigation (week ending May 30, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
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  • May 29 2014

In a holiday shortened week, the SEC filed actions based on the malfeasance at a transfer agent, financial fraud, insider trading and investment fund

Senior BP executive allegedly took bribes

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 17 2012

BP’s global chartering manager, Mr Lars Dencker Nielsen, allegedly accepted cash payments in return for giving multi-million pound contracts to a shipping magnate

Alstom directors refused permission to challenge SFO searches

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • France, United Kingdom
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  • July 27 2011

Two directors of the French company’s UK unit have been refused permission for Judicial Review in order to challenge searches of their homes by the Serious Fraud Office (“SFO”

Anti-corruption update - November 2012

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Austria, Croatia, France, Ireland, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kenya, United Kingdom, USA
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  • November 27 2012

The investigation of Wal-Mart’s potential FCPA violations has expanded beyond Mexican borders

This week in securities litigation (week ending May 2, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • United Kingdom, USA
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  • May 1 2014

Chair Mary Jo White testified before Congress this week. Her testimony focused on the budget, reviewing the recent work of the agency. The Commission