Year: 2009

This Week In Securities Litigation (February 6, 2009)

This week on capital hill, SEC officials essentially refused to talk about their failed investigative efforts regarding the Madoff Ponzi scheme, citing on-going investigations. Unfortunately for the SEC, analyst Harry Markopolos had no problem talking. He detailed for a house

More Congressional Testimony On The Madoff Scandal

For the SEC, the Madoff scandal must seem like the bad dream that will not go away. The House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets heard testimony from senior SEC staff officials and Harry Markopolos, a certified financial analyst and