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UBS To Pay $120 Million To Settle Claims Over Lehman Brothers Securities Losses
Posted on 9 Aug 2013 by Timothy Raub

NEW YORK — (Mealey’s) In a New York federal court, UBS Financial Services Inc. agreed on Aug 8 to pay $120 million to settle federal securities law claims that it misrepresented the investment quality of certain Lehman Brothers securities... Read More

Defendants In Ponzi Scheme To Defraud Investment Clubs To Pay $55 Million
Posted on 25 Apr 2013 by Michael J. Lello

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - (Mealey's) A federal judge in Florida on April 24 signed consent orders in which defendants agreed to pay nearly $55 million to end a suit in which the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) alleged that they orchestrated... Read More

Thomas O. Gorman Covers This Week In Securities Litigation
Posted on 8 Apr 2011 by Thomas O. Gorman

Prosecutors concluded their case-in-chief in the Galleon insider trading trial this week. SEC enforcement, in conjunction with the U.S. Attorney's Office in New Jersey, brought an insider trading case against an attorney, a former associate of three... Read More

Thomas O. Gorman On This Week in Securities Litigation -May 13, 2011
Posted on 13 May 2011 by Thomas O. Gorman

The war on insider trading by the Manhattan U.S. Attorney was propelled forward this week with the conviction of Galleon hedge fund founder Raj Rajaratnam on all fourteen counts. At the same time another defendant in the expert network investigation pleaded... Read More