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Big Bank Litigation: Barclays Libor Scandal Securities Suit Filed and Other Financial Institution Litigation Developments

At the PLUS D&O Symposium in New York this past March, I participated on a panel entitled, "Financial Institutions Underwriting: Is it Safe to Come Out Yet?" The implication of the panel topic was that perhaps with the passage of the credit crisis, financial institutions might not be as...

Motion to Dismiss Granted in Barclays LIBOR-Scandal Securities Suit

In a May 13, 2013 order ( here ), Southern District of New York Judge Shira Scheindlin granted defendants' motion to dismiss the LIBOR-scandal related securities suit that had been filed against Barclays and two of its former executives following the company's entry into a massive LIBOR-related...