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By Securities Docket on June 12, 2009, 1:52 pm
Douglas Thompson has joined law firm Bryan Cave as a partner in its Santa Monica office. The firm announced last week that Thompson has joined its Commercial Litigation, Class & Derivative Actions and Financial Institutions Client Service Groups. Previously, Thompson was the Managing Director and General Counsel, Litigation of Countrywide Financial Corporation, where he headed […]
By Securities Docket on June 12, 2009, 10:35 am
U.S. District Judge Shira Scheindlin of the SDNY has given preliminary approval of a proposed $586 million settlement in the IPO Securities Litigation case. As previously discussed here, on April 6, attorneys for investors advised Judge Scheindlin that the parties remaining in the case had reached a $586 million settlement of the lawsuits that alleged […]
By Securities Docket on June 12, 2009, 10:04 am
Brazilian securities fraudsters beware: Comissao de Valores Mobiliarios, Brazils market regulator is reportedly “going hi-tech to detect insider trading.” What high-tech weapon is the regulator turning to, you might ask? The Business Report reports that “Brazilian regulators are turning to computers to help detect insider trading and information leaks that have deterred investment in Latin […]
By Securities Docket on June 12, 2009, 6:55 am
Once prestigious AIG logo removed from employee badges and corporate charge cards; June 15 Webcast – A New Frontier: Best Practices in Fraud Investigations and Emerging Trends in SEC and DOJ Enforcement; Supreme Court rejects Conrad Black’s bail bid; Boies Schiller’s $3.5 Billion Suit Joins Madoff Litigation Scrum; US judge gives tentative OK to $586 mln IPO pact; Sotomayor’s Securities Law Opinions – What Obama’s Supreme Court Nominee Might Mean for Private Securities Litigation; and more.
By Securities Docket on June 12, 2009, 6:21 am
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