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Volcker and Vickers are Bringing Necessary – Albeit Challenging – Change to U.S. and UK Financial Systems

The United Kingdom and the United States are moving in tandem to rein in the risky, unmonitored trading and investment activities at banking ...

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

by Thomas A. Dubbs
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Whistleblowers and Corporate Misconduct: the U.S. v. the UK

On July 21, 2010, Congress enacted the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, one of the most significant financial reform ...

Thursday, December 1, 2011

by Thomas A. Dubbs
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Recent Cases on Antitrust Implications of Petitioning Foreign Governments

There appears to be a modest trend favoring immunization of foreign conduct, but courts are still elusive as to providing a clear articulation of the ...

Monday, November 28, 2011

by Gregory Asciolla
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Does 'Dukes' Require Full 'Daubert' Scrutiny at Class Certification?

When moving or opposing a motion for class certification, litigants with increasing frequency rely on expert testimony. When moving or opposing a ...

Friday, November 25, 2011

by Jonathan Gardner and Serena Hallowell
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Quantum Meruit Claims

Is Interest Mandatory or Discretionary? Pursuant to CPLR 5004, the prevailing party in a civil action is entitled to interest at the munificent rate ...

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

by Joseph H. Einstein, Jonathan Gardner
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The Benefits of Investor Protection

Is it possible - or even desirable - to try to precisely measure the economic benefit of investor and consumer protections? A series of new legal ...

Friday, October 7, 2011

by Christopher Keller