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SEC files another fraud action tied to the municipal bond market
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • September 15 2013

The SEC filed another settled financial fraud action tied to the municipal bond market which is clearly an area of increasing focus. This proceeding


SEC brings another bond case against a state
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • August 12 2014

The SEC's nationwide review of municipal bond disclosures yielded another enforcement action, this time against the state of Kanas. The Order centers


SEC charges City of Miami, budget director with fraud
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • July 22 2013

The SEC brought another action centered on the municipal bond market. This case, against the City of Miami and its former Budget Director, not only


For the SEC, a continued focus on the municipal bond market
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • November 5 2013

Municipal bond offering cases have become an enforcement priority for the SEC. In recent months the Commission has brought a series of actions


SEC settles bond case centered on construction of charter schools
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • June 2 2014

The Commission continues to focus on the municipal bond market, filing a settled action against two state grant recipients who were supposed to


SEC files actions against school district and broker
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • July 29 2013

The Commission filed two more settled actions tied to the municipal bond market. One a proceeding was brought against a school district, alleging it


The FCPA, foreign officials and state owned enterprises
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • April 28 2011

Since the FCPA only applies to foreign officials, the definition of that term is critical to the application of the statute


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Russia
  • August 21 2012

A senior operative at the Kabardino-Balkaria Interior Ministry's Department for Economic Security and Combating Corruption has been accused of receiving a 100,000 rouble bribe


Morrison, whistleblowers and limits on federal authority
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • July 8 2012

The fundamental question in National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius, Secretary of HHS, No. 11-393 (S.Ct. June 28, 2012), which addressed the constitutionality of the Affordable Case Act, was the scope of federal power within the United States


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • South Korea
  • March 19 2012

Former aide to South Korean President Lee Myung-bak, Mr Kim Hae-soo has been sentenced to 18 months' imprisonment with a two-year suspension for taking bribes and illegal political funds