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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 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

English High Court affirms basis upon which it will prevent a call being made under an on-demand bond

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 3 2014

In our March 2013 newsletter we explained, amongst other things, the characteristics of an "on-demand" (as opposed to a "conditional") bond provided

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

Russian court recognizes a Northern Ireland court decision in order to fulfil international legal obligations to combat corruption

  • White & Case LLP
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  • Russia, United Kingdom
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  • February 18 2014

This alert examines a recent resolution of the Presidium of the Supreme Commercial Court of the Russian Federation ("SCC"), No. 600413, dated 8

Global employment, pensions and incentives newsletter

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Africa, Australia, China, European Union, France, Hong Kong, Japan, Russia, Singapore, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
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  • April 15 2014

Most of the labour codes in force in francophone sub-Saharan Africa contain provisions which seek to prevent unfair competition practices among

When will the courts approve a deferred prosecution agreement with no admissions of guilt?

  • Corker Binning
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 7 2014

The Crime and Courts Act 2013 ("the Act") rec eived royal assent in April 2013. The Actenables designated prosecutors (currently only the CPS and the

Internal investigations and legal professional privilege don’t get caught in the grey zone

  • Gilbert + Tobin
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  • Australia, United Kingdom, USA
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  • April 14 2014

By their very nature, reports of internal investigations can contain material which be extremely damaging in any subsequent litigation. Recent

Using evidence obtained in criminal proceedings in a civil claim to recover the proceeds of corruption: a guidance note

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 22 2013

There are a variety of mechanisms to recover stolen public funds and bribes, each with its own advantages and disadvantages and with the

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