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This week in securities litigation (week ending December 20, 2013)
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • December 20 2013

Michael Steinberg, formerly of SAC Capital, was found guilty of insider trading by a jury. The verdict preserved the unblemished record of the US


The SEC: the future path of enforcement (part II)
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • January 6 2014

This is the second of a four part series analyzing the path of SEC Enforcement. The first part was published yesterday. The remaining parts of this


This week in securities litigation (week ending April 4, 2014)
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Australia, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
  • 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


British solicitor pleads guilty to FCPA charges
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • March 14 2011

British solicitor Jeffrey Tesler is the latest person to plead guilty in connection with the TSKJ consortium and the EPC contracts to build liquefied natural gas facilities on Bonny Island, Nigeria


This week in securities litigation (week ending March 7, 2014)
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • March 6 2014

The Supreme Court was the focus of securities litigation this week. Oral argument was presented in the long runningHalliburton case where the


The SEC prevails in the D.C. Circuit
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 1 2013

The Dodd-Frank provision requiring the disclosure of certain payments made to foreign governments relating to the commercial development of oil


This week in securities litigation (week ending may 16, 2014)
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Australia, Hong Kong, USA
  • 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


SEC prevails in suit challenging conflict mineral rules
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • August 12 2013

The Commission prevailed in a dispute challenging its conflict minerals rules brought by business groups, a seemingly rare event in view of recent


This week in securities litigation (the week ending January 10, 2014)
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • January 9 2014

The insider trading trial of former SAC Capital official Matthew Martoma opened this week in Manhattan with jury selection. The SEC announced the


SEC prevails in Tenth Circuit
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • March 2 2014

The SEC prevailed in the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, securing a reversal of the district courtâs order granting a motion to