January 31, 2014

Our New “Regulation FD Handbook”

Spanking brand new. This comprehensive “Regulation FD Handbook” provides a heap of practical guidance about how to deal with a topic that you deal with regularly. This one is a real gem – 113 pages of practical guidance.

The Lead Up to Halliburton! Amicus Briefs & More…

As this Akin Gump blog notes, there is no shortage of arguments from the defense bar in Halliburton v. Erica P. John Fund (No. 13-317), a Supreme Court case that may be the most significant securities decision to come out of the Court in decades. In the last few weeks, the Halliburton Petitioners’ merits brief was followed by 11 amicus curiae briefs, each arguing that the fraud-on-the-market presumption of reliance should be overturned for a myriad of reasons.

Here are all filings for this case, posted on the SCOTUS Blog. Here’s a blog by Lane Powell’s Claire Loebs Davis on the case’s status – and Professor John Coffee weighs in on this blog.

Transcript: “Executive Compensation Litigation: Proxy Disclosures”

We have posted the transcript for the recent webcast: “Executive Compensation Litigation: Proxy Disclosures.”

– Broc Romanek