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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 March 7, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 6 2014

The Supreme Court was the focus of securities litigation this week. Oral argument was presented in the long runningHalliburton case where the

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 April 11, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Hong Kong, USA
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  • April 10 2014

Former hedge fund giant SAC Capital was sentenced this week. This concluded one of the most prominent insider trading cases. Under the terms of the

Halliburton and the future of securities class actions: part I

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 3 2014

On Wednesday, March 5, 2014 the Supreme Court will hear argument in Halliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc., No. 13-317. The case has the

Halliburton and the future of securities class actions: part II

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 4 2014

On Wednesday, March 5, 2014 the Supreme Court will hear argument in Halliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc., No. 13-317. The case has the

Halliburton and the future of securities class actions: part III

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 5 2014

Yesterday the Supreme Court heard argument in Halliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc., No. 13-317. The case has the potential to rewrite the rules

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

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • United Kingdom, USA
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  • March 27 2014

The New York Attorney General secured one of the most significant market crisis settlements to date this week. The former CEO of Bank of America

This week in securities litigation (week ending February 7, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Australia, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
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  • February 6 2014

Matthew Martoma was convicted of insider trading by a Manhattan jury. That jury found him guilty of one count of conspiracy and two counts of

This week in securities litigation (week ending February 14, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Australia, Hong Kong, USA
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  • February 13 2014

The Commission prevailed after a two week jury trial in an insider trading case this week, ending a string of losses. The agency also filed two