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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


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


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: 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 May 2, 2014)
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • May 1 2014

Chair Mary Jo White testified before Congress this week. Her testimony focused on the budget, reviewing the recent work of the agency. The Commission


SEC charges oil and PR firms and their executives with fraud
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • August 4 2014

An energy company, its CEO and the firm's public relations adviser and its president were named in a fraud action by the SEC centered on false


The new era of FCPA enforcement
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Global, USA
  • August 29 2011

It has been over thirty years since the U.S. became the first country to pass anti-corruption legislation known as the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Liberia
  • October 20 2011

A geographical survey has estimated that waters off Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea and Ghana could contain reserves of up to 3,200 million barrels of oil


£70 million contracts corruption case
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 20 2012

Four men have been found guilty of allegedly conspiring to corruptly obtain payments in return for supplying confidential information about a number of high value oil and gas engineering projects


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Uganda
  • January 19 2012

President Museveni has announced to members of the National Resistance Movement’s Central Executive Committee that he is investigating Justice Minister Kahinda Otafiire following an intelligence briefing that the minister masterminded the leaked oil bribery documents which accused Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi and ministers Mr Sam Kutesa and Mr Hilary Onek of taking bribes to influence the award of oil deals