Year: 2008

This Week In Securities Litigation (April 4, 2008 edition)

In the past week, critical issues regarding securities litigation and enforcement continued. The subprime crisis continued to dominate the news with regulatory reform being the topic of the day following Secretary Paulson’s speech (previously discussed here). There, the Secretary offered

Report on The Role of Credit Rating Agencies

The technical committee of the International Organization of Securities Commissioners (“ISOCO”) recently published a consultation report on The Role of Credit Rating Agencies (“CRA”) in Structured Finance Markets. CRAs played a critical role in the recent market turmoil, according to