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The Week In Securities Litigation: SEC Resolves Action With Former Enron Executives, Brings 2 FCPA Cases
Posted on 21 Dec 2012 by Thomas O. Gorman

This week before Christmas Bloomberg reports that SEC Enforcement Director Robert Khuzami will resign shortly. The Director took over the Division at a difficult time and then presided over its most ambitious reorganization in history. In the last two... Read More

DOJ Top Fraud Official, Enron Trial Attorney Robb C. Adkins Joins Winston & Strawn
Posted on 18 Oct 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SAN FRANCISCO - Winston & Strawn LLP has announced that nationally recognized trial attorney Robb Adkins has joined its litigation practice as a partner in the San Francisco and Los Angeles offices. Over the past decade, Adkins has served as a... Read More

AP Sources: Manslaughter Charge Explored In Gulf Oil Spill
Posted on 30 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) Manslaughter and perjury are among possible charges that Justice Department investigators are exploring in the early stages of their probe into the Gulf oil spill, people familiar with the inquiry said Tuesday. These people said... Read More

Judge Drops Charges In Enron Case
Posted on 17 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

HOUSTON - (AP) A judge on Thursday dismissed charges against a third defendant in a problematic Enron-related case marred by overturned convictions and flawed legal theory. The motion by prosecutors to have charges against former Merrill Lynch executive... Read More