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Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP | USA | 26 Jun 2017
Supreme Court Holds that Individual ‘Opt Out’ Securities Act Plaintiffs Cannot Rely on American Pipe Tolling to Extend the Statute of Repose
In California Public Employees’ Retirement System v. ANZ Securities, Inc. (“CalPERS”),1 the United States Supreme Court recently held that the
Baker & Hostetler LLP | USA, Ireland | 29 Jul 2016
2016 Mid-Year Securities Litigation and Enforcement Highlights
Welcome to the 2016 Mid-Year Report From the BakerHostetler Securities Litigation and Regulatory Enforcement Practice Team. The purpose is to provide
Foley Hoag LLP | USA | 13 Apr 2012
Supreme Court provides guidance on Section 16(b) statute of limitations
In Credit Suisse Securities LLC v. Simmonds, the Supreme Court recently addressed the timeliness of claims brought against corporate insiders to recover short-swing profits under Section 16(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934..
Haynes and Boone LLP | USA | 27 Mar 2012
Supreme Court holds that a failure to file Section 16(a) disclosures does not toll the statute of limitations on recovery of short swing profits
On Monday, March 26, 2012, the United States Supreme Court issued a decision in Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC v. Simmonds.
Holland & Knight LLP | USA | 11 Jul 2011
The U.S. Supreme Court has granted certiorari to hear yet another securities case next term: Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC v. Simmonds.
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP | USA | 7 Jul 2011
Supreme Court to consider statute of limitations for short-swing profit claims under Section 16(b) of the Exchange Act
On June 27, 2011, the Supreme Court granted certiorari in Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC v. Simmonds, No. 10-1261, to review a ruling by the Ninth Circuit concerning the limitations period applicable to claims, under Section 16(b) of the Securities Exchange Act, for recovery of short-swing profits.
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP | USA | 28 Jun 2011
Supreme Court to hear securities case regarding Section 16(b) claims regarding short swing profits
On Monday, June 27, 2011, the Supreme Court granted Certiorari in Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC v. Simmonds, Case No. 10-1261.
Mayer Brown | USA | 29 Jul 2010
Corporate whistleblower protections significantly altered by Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act
The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the "Dodd-Frank Act") includes important changes to corporate whistleblower protections that affect publicly traded and non-publicly traded companies.
Arent Fox LLP | USA | 20 Jul 2010
Fueling the FCPA fire: the Dodd-Frank Act whistleblower provisions
The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank Act) is expected to be signed into law by the President this week.
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP | USA | 19 Jul 2010
Dodd-Frank’s impact on securities litigation and enforcement
On July 15, 2010, the United States Senate voted to approve the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 (“Dodd-Frank”), one of the most wide-ranging legislative efforts at financial reform since the Great Depression.