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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 (week ending October 26, 2012)
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
  • October 26 2012

The focus this week was on white collar criminal securities cases


Former Taylor Bean chairman found guilty
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • April 21 2011

The collapse of Taylor, Bean & Whitaker which tumbled Colonial Bank into liquidation is one of the few market crisis investigations to yield multiple criminal indictments and SEC enforcement actions


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 &


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 is one market crisis investigation with positive results
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • April 4 2011

The Taylor, Bean & Whitaker investigation spawned guilty plea number five on Friday


FCPA: the First Circuit court decision defining instrumentality
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2014

The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals handed down the first decision on the question of who is a foreign official under the Foreign Corrupt Practices


SEC settles suitability case tied to selling CDOs to schools
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • September 28 2011

The Commission brought another enforcement action arising out of the multi-million loss suffered by five Wisconsin school districts induced to purchase highly leveraged notes tied to the performance of synthetic collateralized debt obligations or CDOs


Financial adviser sentenced to prison for securities fraud
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • August 25 2011

A former Smith Barney financial adviser, Sanjeev Jayant Kumar Shah, was sentenced to serve thirty-eight months in prison for securities fraud in connection with the handling of two client accounts


NY AG charges Bank of New York Mellon with securities fraud
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • October 5 2011

The New York Attorney General added Martin Act securities fraud claims and other charges to a whistleblower complaint in taking over a suit against Bank New York Mellon