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Potential impact in the UK of greater incentives in the US to self-disclose bribery of foreign officials
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 12 2016

The United States Department of Justice ("DOJ") has announced a one-year pilot programme intended to incentivise companies to self-disclose offences


La fin du cumul des poursuites et des sanctions administratives et pénales en matière de manquements et de délits d’initiés : décision du Conseil constitutionnel du 18 mars 2015
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • France
  • November 24 2015

La législation française prévoit une double sanction en matière d’abus de marché qui peut conduire à un cumul des poursuites et des sanctions


US Department Of Justice Intensifies Its Focus on Corporate Compliance Programs
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • December 8 2015

Recent developments confirm that the US Department of Justice (DOJ) is increasing the pressure on companies to implement robust and tailored


New Regulation on Angolan Compliance Legislation
  • Mayer Brown - Tauil & Chequer
  • Brazil
  • July 5 2016

The Board of Directors for the Capital Markets Commission of Angola recently approved Regulation No. 42016, which establishes conditions and


New Securities and Commodities Fraud Section created by Chicago-based US attorney
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2014

Zachary Fardon, the recently appointed US Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois, has announced the creation of a new Securities and


Supreme Court will address “fraud-on-the-market” presumption in securities class actions
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • November 15 2013

Earlier today, the U.S. Supreme Court granted review in Halliburton Co. v . Erica P. John Fund, No. 13-317, to address an important question


Supreme Court refuses to overturn fraud-on-the-market presumption, but adjusts presumption to allow evidence of absence of “price impact” at class certification stage
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • June 23 2014

The securities class action industry was launched a quarter-century ago when the Supreme Courtrecognized the so-called "fraud-on-the-market"


Why the Supreme Court’s decision in Halliburton is bad news for investors and the public
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • June 24 2014

Yesterday's Supreme Court ruling in the Halliburton case leaves the securities class action system pretty much unchanged. And that isn't because the


Second circuit heightens standard of proof for tippertippee insider trading
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • January 27 2015

The US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit recently clarified the elements required to establish insider trading in tippertippee cases by


US Securities and Exchange Commission settles its first whistleblower anti-retaliation case
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • June 27 2014

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC or the Commission) has announced a $2.2 million settlement in the Commission's first whistleblower