Year: 2011

THIS WEEK IN SECURITIES LITIGATION (March 11, 2011)

This week the focus is on a New York courtroom and Capitol Hill. In New York the insider trading trial of Raji Rajaratnam, the founder of the Galleon hedge funds got under way. On Capitol Hill the Boston Consulting Group

ANOTHER INVESTMENT FUND FRAUD CASE

The SEC continues to focus on investment fund fraud cases, filing its second action this week that contains Ponzi scheme allegations. SEC v. Beckman, Case No. 11 CV 574 (D. Minn. March 7, 2011). The SEC’s most recent investment fund

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