From the 2015 PLUS D&O Symposium session “Dangerous Intersection: Securities Litigation and Governmental Investigations,” moderator Diane Parker (Allied World Insurance Company) and panelist Jonathan Youngwood, Esq. (Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP) discuss concerns when facing parallel government investigations and securities suits. PLUS members can view this entire Conference session in the PLUS Multimedia Library.
From the 2013 PLUS Hong Kong Symposium session "Lessons to be Learnt - U.S. Securities Class Actions Against Chinese Domiciled Companies," moderator Simon McConnell (Clyde & Co.) and David Murray (KPMG) discuss Variable Interest Entities and some of the key issues to look for in this structures. PLUS is returning to Hong Kong on 27 May for the 2014 Hong Kong Professional Liability Regional Symposium - don't miss it! PLUS members can view this entire session, and many more from past PLUS Conferences and Symposia, in the PLUS Multimedia Library.
In this clip from "Analytics in Securities Litigation - Changing Models for a Changing World," Randy Hein of Chubb Specialty Insurance analyzes the data on securities class action and merger objection cases, and notes: "The last three years have seen the highest amount of litigation against publicly traded companies since we've been tracking that." Watch the full clip from this session below, and don't miss the 2014 D&O Symposium, January 28 and 29 in New York City, which will feature two sessions focused on SCAs and other trends in D&O litigation. PLUS members can view this entire session, [...]