Insider Trading

  • Non-Sequiturs

    Non-Sequiturs: 01.19.11

    * What is the difference between abortion and infanticide? [WSJ Law Blog] * The House votes to repeal Obamacare. [Politico] * Today’s decision by the Supreme Court in NASA v. Nelson dodges a big constitutional question — much to the chagrin of Justices Scalia and Thomas. [SCOTUSblog] * Just like Monica Goodling, Danielle Chiesi admits […]

    17 Comments / / Jan 19, 2011 at 6:34 PM
  • Morning Docket

    Morning Docket: 01.17.11

    * Lawsuit lending, i.e., investing in lawsuits, is a booming business — but are plaintiffs getting screwed (again)? [New York Times] * The “state secrets” doctrine goes before the Supreme Court tomorrow. [USA Today via How Appealing] * Elsewhere in SCOTUS news, Justice Breyer gets a shout-out in the title of a new study: “‘People […]

    10 Comments / / Jan 17, 2011 at 9:04 AM
  • Morning Docket

    Morning Docket: 12.30.10

    * In the new economy, new strategies are necessary in hiring law firms. A new paradigm is upon us and we must think outside the box. Synergy, people. Consultants are here to help. [New York Times] * David J. Stern, Florida’s Foreclosure King, is the gift that keeps on giving. Like syphilis. [Palm Beach Post] […]

    12 Comments / / Dec 30, 2010 at 9:23 AM
  • Crime, Insider Trading, Lawyer of the Day, Wall Street, White-Collar Crime

    Lawyers of the Day: Arthur Cutillo, Michael Kimelman, and Jason Goldfarb

    Today the winners of Lawyer of the Day honors are obvious. Congratulations to Arthur Cutillo, Michael Kimelman, and Jason Goldbfarb, three attorneys who stand accused of involvement in the infamous Galleon Group insider trading scheme. Both Cutillo and Kimelman have distinguished pedigrees, with ties to two top firms. Cutillo (left), a holder of an M.S. […]

    63 Comments / / Nov 5, 2009 at 4:06 PM
  • Crime, Insider Trading, Wall Street, White-Collar Crime

    Breaking: Arrest at Ropes & Gray in Galleon Insider Trading Case

    The news was first reported by CNBC. See Dealbreaker for more details. We have phone calls and emails in to Ropes & Gray and are waiting to hear back. We will keep you posted on further developments. If you have more info, please email us. Thanks. UPDATE (10:00 AM): According to Bloomberg, the FBI has […]

    175 Comments / / Nov 5, 2009 at 9:24 AM

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