Year: 2008

Part VIII: SEC Enforcement Trends And Priorities, 2008 – The FCPA

Like insider trading, the FCPA is a traditional enforcement area which has become a recent priority of the SEC and the Department of Justice. Last year, there were 38 FCPA cases compared to 15 the prior year. At the end

This Week In Securities Litigation (April 25, 2008 edition)

Last week, the Refco scandal moved closer to conclusion. The options backdating scandal however, continued and widened with a tax indictment. Debates continued regarding the vitality of the SEC’s enforcement program. SEC Chairman Cox made a flawed effort to defend