Securities Law

Securities Law

Former Dole general counsel and CEO found liable for $148M for undervalued buyout

Criminal Justice

Texas attorney general’s lawyer is withdrawing from his defense, citing unspecified ‘issues’

Corporate Law

Why not eliminate quarterly earnings reports, Wachtell co-founder suggests

Sentencing/Post Conviction

Lawyer gets home confinement for insider trading based on golfer’s tips

Criminal Justice

Insider traders used hackers to steal press releases, indictments allege

Criminal Justice

Texas attorney general is charged with securities fraud

Special ABA London Sessions Report

Laws need to catch up to high-speed trading

Securities Law

Ex-Wilson Sonsini worker who ignored ‘wake-up call’ insider-trade case gets 2 years

White-Collar Crime

Partner who overheard lawyer discuss client merger is indicted for alleged insider trading

Criminal Justice

Securities allegations against Texas attorney general will be presented to grand jury

Corporate Law

Delaware bans bylaws imposing legal fees on plaintiffs in losing shareholder litigation

Trials & Litigation

Victory but zero damages in ex-AIG chief’s $40B bailout suit against the feds

ABA London Sessions

Laws and regulators need get up to speed with high-frequency trading technology, panelists say

Business of Law

UK law firm goes public, raises nearly $46M; how much will partners get?

Securities Law

$72M payday for 2 small law firms OK’d by judge

Criminal Justice

Lawyer pleads guilty to insider trading based on tip from golfing buddy

Securities Law

2nd Circuit appears sympathetic to Litvak’s argument that Wall Street traders often lie

Law Firms

Dewey trial expected to be ‘long legal slog’; what type of jurors will defense seek?

Election Law

Cartoon-style posters portray SEC chief as superhero who can slay ‘dark money menace’

Patent Law

Hedge fund manager aims to profit by contesting patents and shorting stock in targeted company