Post-Halliburton Securities Class Actions

In this short video clip from the 2014 PLUS Conference, Tower Snow of Cooley LLP, Joseph J. Tabacco, Jr., Esq. of Berman DeValerio and David H. Topol, Esq. of Wiley Rein discuss the Supreme Court’s recent Halliburton v. Erica P. John decision and reconcile it with the Court’s previous rulings in Amgen and Halliburton I.

For much more on securities class actions in a post-Halliburton environment don’t miss the 2015 D&O Symposium¬†where Jordan Eth, Esq. of Morrison & Foerster LLP will moderate “The Post-Halliburton World: Securities Class Action Update.” Registration is available now.

Heather Yow on Qualitative Factors in Assessing Management Integrity

Heather Yow, Chief Underwriting Officer, U.S. Professional Lines at Allied World Assurance Company, talks about key qualitative factors for assessing management integrity and how the D&O market uses these factors in underwriting.

Tower Snow Talks About Securities Class Actions Post Halliburton at the 2014 PLUS Conference

Tower Snow, of Counsel with Cooley LLP, talks about the Halliburton decision and how both plaintiff and defense counsel can find some positive things in the decision.  He also addresses the question if the industry will still be talking about this decision in five years.