Year: 2009

This Week In Securities Litigation (February 13, 2009)

New policies and a new enforcement director are the talk of the SEC this week. SEC Chairman Mary Schapiro reversed the pre-clearance penalty policy of former Chairman Cox, while speeding the process for the staff to obtain formal orders. The

Another FCPA Record: The Largest Combined FCPA Settlement Paid By U.S. Companies

The Department of Justice and the SEC continued to focus on FCPA enforcement, setting records in the process. With the ink hardly dry on the Siemens record-setting deal, DOJ and the SEC combined to set another record: the largest combined