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SEC settles with bank officer in market crisis case

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 25 2013

The Court entered a final judgment by consent against a former bank officer in another Commission market crisis case, SEC v. Wu, Civil Action No

This week in securities litigation (Dec. 20 30, 2013)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 29 2013

The much discussed, and long debated, Volker Rule came to center stage as the year draws to a close. Following its enactment, the American Bankers

All in the family: financial fraud and a defunct company

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 6 2011

The Commission brought a financial fraud action against the controlling shareholder of a now failed public company and her sister-in-law who was at one time employed by the firm

Commission wins injunction in fraudulent note case

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 29 2011

The Commission prevailed and secured the entry of a permanent asset freeze as well as a permanent injunction prohibiting future violations of Securities Act Section 17(a) and Exchange Act Section 10(b) in an action centered on a fraudulent note offering

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

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • Australia, Hong Kong, USA
  • -
  • 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

This week in securities litigation (week ending November 8, 2013)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 7 2013

SAC Capital agreed to plead guilty this week. Under the terms of the deal the firm will plead guilty to each count in the indictment, pay a total

DOJ files a significant market crisis case against S&P

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 5 2013

The Department of Justice brought what is perhaps the most significant market crisis case to date, named as defendants rating agency Standard &

Part II: The new era of FCPA enforcement: expansive interpretations

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 30 2011

One of the defining characteristics of the new era of enforcement is an aggressive application of the statutes

The reach of the SEC the Hong Kong Exchange

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • Hong Kong, USA
  • -
  • December 12 2012

In Morrison v. National Australia Bank, Ltd., 130 S.Ct. 869 (2010) the Supreme Court circumscribed the reach of Exchange Act Section 10(b), limiting it to the water’s edge

The trial of a collapsed money fund: will the public finally win?

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 10 2012

The Commission began trial this week in one of its highest profile market crisis cases, SEC v. Reserve Management Company, Inc., Case No. 1:09 CV 4346 (S.D.N.Y. Filed May 5, 2009