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The Dutch Act on Collective Settlement of Mass Claims (WCAM) Goes Global Again: A Forum Outside the United States to Resolve Mass Claims Disputes Internationally
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • Netherlands, USA
  • March 29 2016

On March 14, 2016, Ageas (formerly, Fortis Bank) and several foundations representing the Fortis shareholders announced a EUR 1.204 billion


In re Omnicom: Second Circuit issues stringent standard to establishing loss causation in securities fraud cases
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • April 30 2010

On March 9, 2010, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit issued a decision in In re Omnicom Group Inc. Securities Litigation, No. 08-612-cv, 2010 WL 774311 (2d Cir. March 9, 2010), in which the court continued to raise the bar for a securities fraud plaintiff to establish the “loss causation” element for Section 10(b) claims


Eleventh Circuit Raises Important Questions About Challenging the Constitutionality of SEC Administrative Proceedings
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • March 10 2016

Two weeks ago, the United States Court of Appeals of the Eleventh Circuit heard oral argument in consolidated appeals by the SEC to overturn two


Supreme Court preview: securities law cases on the docket
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • October 6 2009

With the arrival of the first Monday in October, the Supreme Court begins its new Term


Sanchez v. Crocs, Inc.: The Tenth Circuit Address Extraterritoriality
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • July 28 2016

In Sanchez v. Crocs, Inc., 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 13285 (10th Cir. 2016), the Tenth Circuit addressed whether, after Morrison v. National Australia


Georgia investment advisor launches Article II constitutional challenge to the SEC’s use of ALJs and seeks discovery
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • February 20 2015

Yesterday, Gray Financial Group, Inc. ("Gray"), an Atlanta based investment advisor and Greenberg Traurig client, and two of its officers filed a


SEC remains divided over conflict minerals rules; CorpFin issues guidance on compliance
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • April 30 2014

On April 29, 2014 Keith F. Higgins, the Director of the Division of Corporation Finance (CorpFin) at the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC


Is the would-be arbitration claimant a brokerage firm “customer?” The Fourth Circuit says both “yes” and “no”
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • February 14 2013

It makes sense that a brokerage firm can only be forced to arbitrate claims by its customers for investment activity occurring at that brokerage firm


D.C. District Court upholds SEC’s conflict minerals rules, GAO report questions effectiveness on humanitarian efforts
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • July 24 2013

On July 23, 2013, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia entered summary judgment in favor of the U.S. Securities and Exchange


Supreme Court issues guidance on disclosure of opinions in registration statements
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • March 26 2015

In a highly anticipated opinion issued earlier this week in Omnicare, Inc. v. Laborers District Council Construction Industry Pension Fund, 575 U.S