Year: 2009

This Week In Securities Litigation (March 13, 2009)

Criminal securities fraud cases dominated headlines this week, with Ponzi scheme king Bernard Madoff pleading guilty to an eleven-count criminal information after which he was had his bail revoked and was sent to jail pending sentencing. In addition, the former

Recent SEC Enforcement Actions Instruct That All Companies Should Review Their Insider Trading Compliance Programs

Broker dealers and investment advisers are required to have insider trading compliance programs. Generally, other companies are not. Nevertheless, it is prudent for all companies to carefully review their compliance programs in view of the nature of their business. This