Daily Archives: January 4, 2018, 4:30 pm

2017 Year in Review: Securities Litigation and Regulation | Cadwalader

The securities litigation and regulatory landscape in 2017 defies simple categorization.  Plaintiffs filed 226 new federal class actions in the first half of 2017, more than double the average rate over the last 20 years, and an additional 99 federal class actions in the third quarter of 2017.  In contrast, new SEC enforcement proceedings declined.  After staying on pace with…

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Giuliani Law Partner Named Top New York Federal Prosecutor – Bloomberg

Geoffrey Berman was among 17 lawyers selected as interim U.S. Attorneys by the Trump administration, putting him in position to lead an office that has overseen some of the most significant investigations in the nation’s history. On Wednesday, the office won a conviction of a Turkish banker who helped Iran evade U.S. financial sanctions in a case that roiled relations between…

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