Latest Developments in Insider Trading Laws and Enforcement

November 9, 2010
New York, NY

In light of the highly publicized Galleon and Cuban cases and the SEC's announced focus on insider trading, it is more important than ever to understand where the lines are drawn. This seminar will provide an overview of insider trading law and offer insights on:

(i)

how the SEC is likely to determine when information is material;

(ii)

when communications with a company's employees, competitors and suppliers cross the line separating research from insider trading;

(iii)

important compliance steps to take when utilizing experts;

(iv)

the difference between market rumor and material, nonpublic information;

(v)

the degree of protection offered by "Big Boy" letters;

(vi)

the obligations resulting from having a representative on an issuer's board of directors; and much more.


The speakers will analyze these issues from different perspectives.