Tag Archives: Securities Litigation

Lex Machina’s Securities Litigation Report 2017 Names Greenberg Traurig a Top Federal Securities Defense Firm

According to the report issued last week, Greenberg Traurig is among the top 15 firms in the United States, defending national and global financial institutions against bet-the-company securities litigation cases. The report found that securities case filings rose 23 percent from 2015 to 2016, to 1,144 cases. According to Lex Machina, securities litigation is relatively steady … Continue Reading

Geoffrey Berman Speaks at SIFMA’s Compliance and Legal Society Annual Seminar

  Geoffrey S. Berman, co-managing shareholder of the New Jersey office of the global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, spoke at the March 2016 Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) Compliance & Legal Society Annual Seminar held in Orlando, Florida. Geared toward compliance and legal professionals, the seminar included 65 panels and sessions focusing … Continue Reading

Eleventh Circuit Raises Important Questions About Challenging the Constitutionality of SEC Administrative Proceedings

Two weeks ago, the United States Court of Appeals of the Eleventh Circuit heard oral argument in consolidated appeals by the SEC to overturn two orders preliminarily enjoining its administrative proceedings in unrelated cases, Gray Financial v. SEC, No. 15-13738 (11th Cir.) and Hill v. SEC, No. 15-12831 (11th Cir.).  In both cases, United States … Continue Reading