Year: 2008

This Week In Securities Litigation (June 20, 2008)

This week, another option backdating derivative case settled with payments made personally by two senior executives. The SEC filed a complaint alleging securities fraud against two former Bear Stearns hedge fund executives based on the collapse of two hedge funds

Just Another Insider Trading Case Or One Worth Watching?

The SEC filed another insider trading case on Tuesday, part of its continuing war on insider trading. SEC v. Tedder, Civil Action No. 3-08-CV-1013-G (N.D. Tex. June 17, 2008). The complaint is based on trading in advance of a business