Commission's action against Goldman Sachs is the most significant case it
has brought in years. SEC v. Goldman Sachs & Co. , Case No. 3229
(S.D.N.Y. Filed Apr. 16, 2010). The case pits the once revered securities
markets regulator struggling for a come-back against the Wall Street giant...
The SEC's blockbuster announcement
last Friday of its civil
enforcement action against Goldman Sachs and one of its investment bankers
rocked the securities markets and made
headlines in the financial press around the world. Undoubtedly because of
Goldman's prominence and perhaps also because...
About a year ago, Lloyd Blankfein
tried to burnish Goldman Sachs' post-financial crisis image by arguing in an interview
with the Times of London that Goldman was performing God's work by bringing
buyers and sellers together to do deals and safeguarding the interests of