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This week in securities litigation (week ending July 3, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Australia, USA
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  • July 2 2014

In a holiday shortened week, dark pools were again a focus for regulators. This week FINRA sanctioned Goldman Sachs in connection with the operation

Fraud on the market presumption upheld

  • Lander & Rogers
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  • Australia, USA
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  • June 26 2014

The US Supreme Court has affirmed the "fraud on the market" presumption in the context of US Securities class actions, making it easier for claimants

Is there a statutory limitation period for knowing assistance and knowing receipt claims?

  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
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  • Australia, United Kingdom
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  • June 23 2014

The UK Supreme Court has held that a 6-year limitation period applies to knowing receipt and knowing assistance claims. Will Australian courts apply

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

This week in securities litigation (week ending may 16, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Australia, Hong Kong, USA
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  • May 15 2014

The Commission got split decisions in court this week. It prevailed in one high profile trial, obtaining a jury verdict in its favor. It lost a

High Court upholds validity of Northern Territory Drugs Forfeiture Law

  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
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  • Australia
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  • May 14 2014

The High Court, by majority, upheld the validity of a statutory scheme for the forfeiture of property. The scheme provided that, on application by

Second Circuit applies Morrison v. National Australia Bank to allow certain extraterritorial application of RICO

  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
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  • Australia, USA
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  • May 9 2014

In European Community v. RJR Nabisco, Inc., Case No. 11-CV-2475 (2d Cir. Apr. 23, 2014), the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

This week in securities litigation (week ending April 25, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Australia, Hong Kong, USA
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  • April 24 2014

Insider trading and fraudulent investment schemes were the focus of SEC Enforcement this week. The Commission filed insider trading actions tied to

Can you sue at home if you are injured overseas?

  • Cordato Partners
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  • Australia
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  • April 22 2014

Australian travellers who are injured overseas often require more medical treatment when they come home. Once home, the traveller must pay the

This week in securities litigation (week ending April 17, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Australia, Hong Kong, USA
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  • April 16 2014

High speed trading continued to be a central focus in this shortened week with the markets closed on Friday. The New York Attorney General has