Daily Archives: July 29, 2009, 4:18 pm

Delaware Vice Chancellor Stephen Lamb Joins Paul, Weiss

Stephen P. Lamb, who has served as a Vice Chancellor of the Delaware Court of Chancery since 1997, will join law firm Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP as a partner in its New York and (soon-to-be opened) Wilmington, Delaware offices. The firm announced today that Vice Chancellor Lamb will join its Corporate and Litigation Departments Wednesday “at the…

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MSNBC Video: Attorney Joseph Cotchett on His Extraordinary Prison Meeting With Bernard Madoff

In this video, MSNBC speaks with Joseph Cotchett, a private attorney who had an extraordinary four and one half hour prison interview with Bernard Madoff on Tuesday.  Cotchett met with Madoff on behalf of cheated investors, and says that Madoff provided him with “extraordinary” new details of his Ponzi scheme that will soon be included in his complaint on behalf…

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Securities Docket A.M. News Wire for July 29, 2009

Bank of America Settles Parmalat Litigation for $100 Million in Cash and Noncash; SEC files two settled enforcement actions against Avery Dennison Corp. alleging violations of FCPA; Pfizer Under FCPA Scrutiny in the Philippines; FOX Business Video: Report Confirms DOJ Asked SEC Not to Pursue Stanford Investigation. Stanford Hampered SEC Probe; France: EADS execs could face huge insider trading fines; Delaware Chancellor Dismisses Shareholder Challenge to Activision-Vivendi Merger — Again; Industrial shareholders say they have been provisionally cleared in EADS insider probe.

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