Linda C. Goldstein

Dechert LLP


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SCOTUS Creates Flexibility to Deny Class Cert. in Securities Fraud Suits

USA - June 25 2021 The Supreme Court clarified its prior securities class-action decisions in Basic v. Levinson (“Basic”), Erica P. John Fund, Inc. v. Halliburton Co…

Joni S. Jacobsen, Paul C. Kingsbery

Goodyear FCPA fine highlights benefits of cooperation and robust compliance controls

USA - March 2 2015 The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company ("Goodyear"), one of the world's largest tire companies, reached a significant settlement with the U.S. Securities…

Mauricio A. España, Hector Gonzalez

New UK sentencing guidelines - what does this mean for corporates?

United Kingdom - October 9 2014 The Sentencing Council’s Definitive Guidance for Fraud, Bribery and Money Laundering Offences (the “UK Guidelines”) came into force on 1 October 2014…

Karen Coppens, Neil Gerrard, Matthew L Mazur

Preservation of legal privilege in corporate investigations – a cross border comparison

United Kingdom, USA - July 11 2014 A D.C. Circuit decision (In re Kellogg Brown & Root, Inc.) has confirmed privilege over employee statements during in-house investigations. Can the…

Caroline Black, Matthew L Mazur

The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit rejects aiding and abetting liability for civil damage claims under the Anti-Terrorism Act

USA - February 20 2013 The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit issued an opinion on February 14, 2013, holding that the civil liability provision of the…