Mary O’Connor and Patrick O’Brien Analyze Impact of Court Decisions on Settlement Strategies with SEC

Mary O’Connor and Patrick O’Brien, partner and counsel, respectively, in Akin Gump’s litigation practice in Dallas, wrote an article for Bloomberg BNA’s Securities Regulation & Law Report on the structure of typical SEC settlements with public companies and their officers and directors. In “Chinks in the Enforcement Armor: Recent Decisions Erode SEC’s Favored Remedies,” O’Connor and O’Brien cite three cases in which courts rejected the settlements and analyze the potential impact of those rulings for future settlement strategies.

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