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Financier Stanford's Lawsuit Seeks $7.2 Billion
Posted on 21 Feb 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

HOUSTON - (AP) Jailed Texas financier R. Allen Stanford has filed a lawsuit accusing prosecutors and federal agents of depriving him of his constitutional rights by using abusive law-enforcement tactics. He is asking for $7.2 billion in damages. The lawsuit... Read More

The Week In Securities Litigation: Stanford CIO Pleads Guilty; 3 Sentenced In Insider Trading Scheme In U.K.
Posted on 27 Jun 2012 by Thomas O. Gorman

SEC Chairman Mary Schapiro appeared before Congress twice this week to testify. Before a Senate Committee she testified about mutual fund reform while before a House Committee her remarks focused on the loss at JPMorgan. SEC enforcement brought actions... Read More