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SEC Fraud Fiduciary Duty SCOTUS Class Action Enforcement Actions Breach of Duty Securities Fraud Insider Trading RMBS ERISA Settlement Shareholders Bad Faith Board of Directors Compliance Enforcement Shareholder Litigation Appeals Insurers Breach of Contract Statute of Limitations Class Certification Fraud-on-the-Market Misrepresentation Mortgages Trade Secrets Banks Dodd-Frank Popular Securities Exchange Act Securities Litigation Misappropriation Halliburton Derivative Suit Securities Act of 1933 DOJ Securities Investment Adviser Corporate Counsel Halliburton v Erica P. John Fund Motion to Dismiss Disclosure Requirements CFTC EU Patents Tortious Interference Whistleblowers Directors Investors Canada CFPB Ponzi Scheme Business Judgment Rule Hedge Funds UK Basic v Levinson Unfair or Deceptive Trade Practices Bank of America 401k Dismissals Rule 10b-5 JPMorgan Chase False Claims Act Professional Liability Stocks Attorney's Fees Retirement Plan Mergers Mortgage-Backed Securities Patent Infringement Benefit Plan Sponsors Disgorgement Employer Liability Issues FINRA Material Misstatements Patent Litigation FDIC FIfth Third Bancorp v Dudenhoeffer FTC ESOP Non-Compete Agreements Summary Judgment Jurisdiction Citigroup Corporate Governance FHFA Omnicare Omnicare v Laborers District Council Section 11 Conflicts of Interest Employee Benefits Standing UDAAP Unfair Competition Controlling Stockholders Damages Executive Compensation Broker-Dealer Civil Monetary Penalty Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing Criminal Prosecution Insurance Litigation Liability Arbitration Freddie Mac Personal Liability Tibble v Edison Int Corporate Officers False Advertising FCPA Investment Funds Penalties Pleading Standards Pleadings Registration Statement Copyright Goldman Sachs Preemption Rating Agencies Swaps Trademarks Fannie Mae Oil & Gas Pensions Presumption of Reliance Confidential Information Deutsche Bank Duty to Defend False Statements Morgan Stanley Commercial Bankruptcy Healthcare Issuers Libor Stock Drop Litigation UBS Evidence Sanctions Attorney-Client Privilege D&O Insurance FIRREA Good Faith Investigations Negligence Sarbanes-Oxley Scienter Fiduciary Liability White Collar Crimes Chief Compliance Officers China Illegal Tipping Disclosure Infringement US Bancorp Discovery Fees Property Damage Putative Class Actions Trustees Amgen Inc. v Connecticut Retirement Plans Bylaws Indemnification Life Insurance SLUSA Bernie Madoff Cybersecurity Duty of Prudence FCA Hiring & Firing Misleading Statements NCUA Pharmaceutical Restrictive Covenants Advertising Audits Foreclosure Insureds Investment Advisers Act of 1940 Litigation Strategies Minority Shareholders Mutual Funds Banking Sector Copyright Infringement Former Employee LLC Mary Jo White Material Nonpublic Information Officers Say-on-Pay US v Newman Aiding and Abetting Barclays Derivatives Federal Reserve FERC High Frequency Trading Lenders Manufacturers Negligent Misrepresentation Personal Benefit Acquisitions Bribery C-Suite Executives Collateralized Debt Obligations Countrywide Duty of Care Financial Services Authority Foreign Banks Injunctions IRS Kickbacks Property Insurance Registration Unjust Enrichment Antitrust Litigation Australia Brokers Commercial General Liability Policies Data Protection Fines Forum Selection Clause Fraudulent Inducement Market Manipulation Municipal Bonds Municipalities Neither Admit Nor Deny Settlements Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Portfolio Managers Proxy Statements Punitive Damages Section 10(b) Standard of Review Whistleblower Awards Books & Records Duty of Loyalty ESMA FDA Lanham Act Loss Causation OCC Real Estate Market RESPA Underwriting Asset Management Competition Contract Disputes Creditors Fairness Standard Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Fifth Third Mortgage Company Gabelli v SEC Going-Private Transactions Hong Kong HUD Intellectual Property Litigation Loans Private Equity Qui Tam Repurchases Social Media Statement of Opinion Trusts Contractors Discovery Rule Due Diligence Excess Policies Extraterritoriality Rules Insolvency Judge Rakoff Marketing Mortgage Loan Originators PSLRA Reinsurance Software Third-Party Wells Fargo Business Litigation Consent Order DE Supreme Court Debt Collection DOL Exculpatory Clauses IPO Jury Verdicts Non-Disclosure Agreement Prescription Drugs Reporting Requirements Retailers Risk Management Shareholder Rights Beneficiaries Confidentiality Agreements Denial of Benefits Financial Statements Limited Partnerships Medicare Merrill Lynch Section 75-1.1 Uniform Trade Secrets Acts Uninsured and Under-Insured Motorists Arbitration Agreements Attorney Generals Auditors Auto Insurance Burden of Proof Car Accident Chadbourne & Parke LLP v Troice Corruption Credit Cards Cross-Border Delaware General Corporation Law Employment Contract FDCPA Fraudulent Transfers Hospitals Internal Investigations Multidistrict Litigation Preferred Shares Proposed Legislation SEC v Citigroup Self-Dealing Subsidiaries Theft Trademark Litigation Administrative Hearings Anti-SLAPP Bear Sterns Bonds CEOs Common Stock Custody Rule Defamation Equitable Relief Financial Conduct Authority First Amendment Fund Managers Internet Joint Venture Liability Insurance Payday Loans Personal Jurisdiction Policy Exclusions Policy Violations S&P Short Sales Affirmative Defenses Automotive Industry Conspiracies Conversion Corporate Veil Data Breach Economic Loss Doctrine Expert Witness Federal Contractors Frivolous Lawsuits Health Insurance Homeowner's Insurance Imports Income Taxes Insurance Industry Investment Company Act of 1940 Investment Management JOBS Act License Agreements Materiality Moody's PCAOB Policy Limits Private Right of Action Public Offerings Publicly-Traded Companies Rebuttable Presumptions Receivership Safe Harbors State Farm Subprime Mortgages Trademark Infringement Virtual Currency Volcker Rule Whistleblower Protection Policies Young Lawyers Amgen Anti-Corruption Anti-Kickback Statute Apple Bitcoins Claim Preclusion Contract Interpretation Counterclaims Cyber Attacks Debtors Deferred Prosecution Agreements Duty to Monitor Estoppel European Commission Facebook Federal Rule 12(b)(6) Financial Adviser Foreign Exchanges Forum Franchises HSBC Hurricane Sandy Independent Boards Interlocutory Appeals Internal Controls Justifiable Reliance Loan Modifications Malicious Prosecution Material Disclosures Medical Devices Mobile Apps Money Laundering Non-Solicitation Agreements Omissions Real Estate Development Recordkeeping Requirements Reimbursements RICO Royalties Secondary Markets Statute of Repose Strategic Enforcement Plan Tender Offers Tolling Unfair Insurance Practices Act Valuation Websites 10b5-1 Plans Abuse of Process Admissions of Liability Allstate Antitrust Provisions Appraisal Causation Certiorari Complex Litigation Construction Industry Counterfeiting Credit Ratings Credit Unions Debt-Relief Industry Defense Strategies Demand Futility Disability Benefits Disparagement Economic Espionage Act Energy Equitable Surcharge FBI Federal Arbitration Act Financial Institutions FinCEN Japan Liquidation Mineral Leases Morrison v National Australia Bank Mortgage Lenders Mortgage Servicers No-Action Letters Notice Requirements Patent Trolls Pay-To-Play Plan Administrators Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 Remand Rescission Reversal Royal Bank of Scotland Rule 23 Stock Options Student Loans Swap Dealers TILA Title Insurance Willful Misconduct Abuse of Discretion Accounting Fraud Anti-Money Laundering Assignments Chapter 7 Civil Conspiracy Compensation Committee Compensatory Damages Confidentiality Customer Lists Dark Pool Dilution Discrimination Equitable Tolling Estate Planning Ethics Expert Testimony Fee-Shifting Statutes FHA Food Labeling Fraudulent Concealment Fraudulent Conveyance Hackers Intentional Torts Interest Rates Lawson v FMR Legal Costs Licenses MFW New Legislation NFA No-Action Relief NYSE OCIE Partnerships Petition For Rehearing Physicians Private Equity Funds Public Policy Remedies Restitution Retaliation SAC Capital Shareholder Activism Shareholder Votes Sherman Act Strict Liability The Copyright Act Third-Party Liability Treble Damages U.S. Treasury Unfair Trade Practices Act Venture Capital Waivers America Invents Act Article III Asset Valuations Attorney Malpractice Bank Fraud Bank Secrecy Act BP Breach of Warranty Business Torts Cease and Desist CIGNA v Amara Claim Construction CMS Collateral Estoppel Colleges Commercial Insurance Policies Confidential Witnesses Construction Defects Contract Drafting Contract Formation Disability Equitable Estoppel ETFs Fair Market Value Family Businesses Financial Crimes Financial Institution Liability First-to-File Foreign Corporations Forfeiture Franchise Agreements Free Speech FSMA Generic Drugs Independent Counsel Induced Infringement ITC Joint and Several Liability Laches Lehman Brothers Limelight v Akamai LinkedIn Medicaid Merger Agreements Military Service Members Motion to Compel Municipal Securities Issuers Non-Judicial Settlement Agreements Non-Profits Patent Reform Prejudgment Interest Preliminary Injunctions Price-Fixing Public Disclosure Public Officials Purchase Agreement Real Estate Investments Regulation M Retirement Revlon Standard Risk Assessment Scams Shareholders' Agreements Stark Law Startups Stock Purchase Agreement SunTrust Trade Market Abuse Universities USPTO UTSA Visas Webinars Wire Fraud Work Product Privilege Akamai Technologies Annual Meeting Anti-Competitive Anti-Retaliation Provisions Asset Freeze Automotive Loans Blue Sky Laws Bodily Injury Borrowers Business Assets Business Formation CAFA CalPERS CFAA Change in Control Chapter 11 Chevron Deference Clawbacks Closely Held Businesses Commodities Consent Decrees Construction Contracts Corporate Dissolution Crowdfunding Debt Debt Collectors Default Department of Financial Services Direct Infringement Dismissal With Prejudice Distributors Divorce DMCA Duty to Disclose Earn-Outs EEOC En Banc Review European Banking Authority Exceptional Case Exclusions Falsified Documents Fashion Design Fashion Industry FCRA Financial Regulatory Reform Financial Reporting Fitch Foreign Nationals Forum Shopping FTCA GAAP General Partnerships General Solicitation GSE Healthcare Fraud Incentives Independent Contractors Independent Director Investment Fraud IP License ISS Janus Capital Group K2 Investment Group Liens Life Sciences Likelihood of Confusion Limitation Periods LLC Agreements Mark Cuban MBIA Insurance Mediation Moench Presumption Municipal Advisers Municipal Bankruptcy Nasdaq Natural Gas Negotiations Non-Practicing Entities Nvidia Off-Label Promotion Offerings Online Reviews Ontario Securities Commission Premiums Proposed Regulation Prospectus Public Employees Public Schools Reasonableness Factors Reformation Secured Lenders Sellers Software Developers Statement of Facts Stern v Marshall Stress Tests Technology Transparency Trucking Industry Twitter U.S. Bancorp UK Bribery Act Unions US Bank Willful Infringement Admissibility Advertising Injury Affiliates Affordable Care Act AIFMD AIG ALJ American Pipe & Construction Co. v. Utah Antidumping Duties Arbitration Awards ATMs Auction Bank Holding Company Banking Crisis Billing Boeing Brand Buyouts Capital Markets Captive Insurance Company Cease and Desist Orders CFOs Chevron CIGNA Cisco Citizens Property Insurance Corporation City of Pontiac Class Action Arbitration Waivers Commodity Pool Condominiums Conflict Mineral Rules Consumer Fraud Contract Negotiations Corporations Code Countervailing Duties Court-Appointed Receivers Credit Default Swaps Credit Reporting Agencies Credit Suisse Criminal Sanctions Cross-Border Transactions Cumis Counsel Customs Customs and Border Protection Data Theft Debt Restructuring Default Judgment Dell Document Productions Drug Manufacturers Due Process DuPont EB-5 eBay EBIA v Arkison Electricity Email EMIR Employee Stock Purchase Plans Enforcement Statistics Equity Compensation Errors and Omissions Policy Exchange-Traded Products Executive Benefits Insurance Agency Experian Exports Fair Use False Billing Family Members FCMs Federal Jurisdiction Federal Sentencing Guidelines Fidcuciary Liability Final Judgment Foreign Judgments Foreign Jurisdictions Freeze-Out Mergers Frozen Assets FSA HAMP Heinz Hewlett-Packard Identity Theft Immunity Incentive Compensation Indirect Infringement Insurance Fraud Internal Affairs Doctrine Interstate Commerce Inventors IP Litigation Jury Trial Limited Liability Companies Lost Profits Major Swap Participants Martoma Misallocation of Funds Mobile Devices Monopolization Monsanto Mootness Motion To Strike Municipal Securities Market Music Industry Negligent Supervision New Regulations Non-Prosecution Agreements Occurrence Octane Fitness v. ICON OIG Ontario Securities Act Operating Agreements Parol Evidence Pension Funds Privity of Contract Prudential Raj Rajaratnam Reasonable Reliance Claims Regulation S-K Relators Representations and Warranties Reservation of Rights Restructuring Retained Asset Accounts Richard Cordray Rule 10(b) Rule 11 Rule 506 Offerings Rules of Civil Procedure Section 337 Security-Based Swaps Sentencing Sexual Harassment SFO SIPA Social Media Policy Sothebys Southern California Edison Split of Authority Standstill Agreements Stock-for-Stock Merger Subject Matter Jurisdiction Subpoenas Tax Deductions Television Shows Tenants Termination Terms of Use Tippees Too Big to Fail Tort Travelers Property Casualty Co. TX Supreme Court Unfair Claims Settlement Practices Act Vacated Wal-Mart Wall Street Warranties Waste Wireless Industry Witness WSLA Yelp Accountants Accounting ADA Allergan Inc Alternative Trading Systems Amended Legislation American Rule Anti-Bribery Architects Asbestos ASIC Asset-Backed Securities Assured Guaranty Corp. AT&T Bank of England Basel Committee Biotechnology Burger King Business Court Division Buy-Out Agreements Buyback Programs Canon Business Solutions Car Dealerships Caremark claim Cause of Action Accrual CBS Celera Certifications CFPA Change of Ownership Chapter 9 Cisco v CommilUSA Citibank CJEU Claims Procedures Class Representatives Clickwrap Agreements Clinical Trials Code of Conduct Collateral Collateralized Loan Obligations Comcast Comcast v. Behrend Common Law Torts Communications Decency Act Compensatory Awards Computer Fraud and Abuse Act Conflicts of Laws Consumer Protection Act Continuing Legal Education Cooperation Initiative Copyright Litigation Corporate Charters Corporate Liability Corporate Management Corporate Sales Transactions Criminal Conspiracy Custodians Cyber Insurance Data Retention Daubert Standards Debit Cards Debtor-Creditor Defend Trade Secrets Act Defined Benefit Plans Delay Claims Detroit Disability Insurance Dischargeable Debts Disclaimers Document Requests Domain Names Duty to Settle Economic Damages Economic Downturn EFTA Embezzlement Employer Group Health Plans Employment Policies Energy Sector Entrepreneurs Equitable Subrogation Excessive Fees Exclusive Jurisdiction Exemptions Fashion Branding FATCA FCC Fifth Amendment Financial Services Industry FL Supreme Court FMLA FMR LLC Football For Profit Colleges Ford Motor Foreign Investment Foreign Official Franchisors Fraud and Abuse FRCP 9(b) Futures GEICO General Motors Genuine Issue of Material Fact Google Government Contractors Government Investigations Hart-Scott-Rodino Act Hostile Takeover Hotels Housing Market ICAP ILL Supreme Court In Pari Delicto Inequitable Conduct Injunctive Relief Inspection Rights Insurance Agents Insurance Companies Intellectual Property Protection Interference Claims Internet Retailers Investment Banks Investor Protection