Shearman And Sterling

Event January 26, 2021

48th Annual Securities Regulation Institute: Securities Class Action and Shareholder Litigation: Key Developments and Trends

  • Webinar

Adam Hakki (New York-Litigation), Global Managing Partner and Head of the Firm’s Litigation Practice and Disputes Unit moderated a panel titled, “Securities Class Action and Shareholder Litigation: Key Developments and Trends,” at the Northwestern Pritzker School of Law 48th Annual Securities Regulation Institute on Tuesday, January 26. This program was designed for securities practitioners, outside and in-house counsel, compliance officers, regulators, investment bankers and securities dealers. The panel discussed topics including:

  • Major developments in securities and M&A litigation
  • The latest on shareholder derivative actions, including trends related to COVID-19, ESG, cybersecurity, and other areas
  • D&O insurance, corporate charter considerations, settlements, and the in-house perspective

During this three-day event, attendees learned from regulators who write the new regulations, judges who interpret the law to resolve complex disputes, and prominent practitioners who guide their clients through the maze of new legislation, regulations, and jurisprudence.


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