Supreme Court Unanimously Rejects SEC’s Statute Of Limitations Position

This article was reprinted with permission from FCPA Professor February's issue of the month is the statute of limitations in SEC enforcement actions. 28 U.S.C. 2462 provides as follows. "Except as otherwise provided by Act of Congress, an action, suit or proceeding for the enforcement...

Don’t Believe the Hype on SEC Statute of Limitations

This article was reprinted with permission from FCPA Professor The statute of limitations is a fundamental legal principle setting a fixed period of time to file a lawsuit after a claim arises. Last term in Gabelli v. SEC [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com subscribers...