1353 ABA Journal Securities Law articles.
A lawyer from Cravath, Swain and Moore testified yesterday that he warned that payments to media executives at Hollinger International needed to be disclosed to the Securities and Exchange Commission.…
Apr 20, 2007 5:02 PM CDT
A discovery dispute in a securities fraud suit filed against Oracle Corp. raises the issue: Did the software company have an obligation to warn nonparties to preserve evidence?
Apr 18, 2007 12:53 PM CDT
Motorola Inc. has agreed to a $190 million settlement in a class action lawsuit filed by shareholders.
The suit had claimed the communications company failed to disclose $2.7 billion in…
Apr 18, 2007 12:31 PM CDT
The Securities and Exchange Commission is studying a sure-to-be controversial plan to encourage – or even require – parties in securities litigation to arbitrate rather than litigate their cases, potentially…
Apr 16, 2007 7:56 PM CDT
A settlement of more than $350 million with aggrieved shareholders announced this week by Royal Dutch Shell PLC provides a “European model” for a kinder, gentler approach to such situations…
Apr 13, 2007 6:27 PM CDT
A New York judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit against the New York Stock Exchange and its CEO.
Justice Charles E. Ramos ruled the suit can proceed against CEO…
Apr 13, 2007 12:28 PM CDT
In a legal milestone that could portend big bucks for plaintiff lawyers in future cases – and a steady stream of defense fees for those on the other side of…
Apr 11, 2007 10:13 PM CDT
SEC Wants a Larger Cast of Characters in Securities Fraud Suits
Jul 10, 2006 5:54 PM CDT
After Enron and Sarbanes-Oxley, an Aggressive SEC Cracked Down. But a Favorable Political Environment Finds Corporations Battling Back.
May 28, 2005 11:40 AM CDT
High Court’s Pesticide, Stock Market Cases Test Whether Federal Regulations Bar Suits
Jan 25, 2005 10:42 AM CST
A Growing Number of Securities Lawsuits Invite More Parallel Proceeding
Sep 12, 2004 4:34 PM CDT
Opening Corporate Investigations Fosters Credibility With the Feds
May 1, 2004 9:18 PM CDT