Year: 2008

This Week In Securities Litigation (March 14 to 20, 2008): The SEC And Turmoil In The Markets

Last week, continued turmoil in the markets and the sale of Bear Stearns dominated events. At the same time, there were significant court actions such as the reversal of the conviction of former Quest CEO Joseph Nacchio and the sentencing

Market Regulators Here and Abroad

Regulators of U.S. and foreign markets frequently face the same challenges. In trying to meet those challenges they often have powers which may appear similar but are very differently administered. Consider the following examples drawn from recent events in overseas