Dispute Resolution Blog
- Blog: TSMP ForefrontPower to the people – opening the gates to shareholder activismPosted on October 2, 2017 by Instead of blaming the "Gahmen", let's rethink Singapore's enforcement architecture that addresses corporate misfeasance.
- Blog: HB BrieflyDisqualification: A Painful Reminder of the Pitfalls of Using Inadvertently Disclosed Attorney-Client Privileged InformationPosted on August 21, 2017 by Candice ShihIn California, State Compensation Insurance Fund v. WPS, Inc. 70 Cal.App.4th 644 (1999), has served as the rule book for attorneys who obtain inadvertently disclosed and obvious attorney-client information on how to avoid certain disqualification from representation. Under State Fund, regardless of how the attorney came into possession of the information, once it is concluded that … Continue reading Disqualification: A Painful Reminder of the Pitfalls of Using Inadvertently Disclosed Attorney-Client Privileged Information →
- Blog: Global Capital Markets LitigationRBS Settles RMBS Claims in FHFA SettlementPosted on July 25, 2017 by Meg SlachetkaOn July 12, 2017, the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and the Federal Housing Finance Agency (“FHFA”) announced an agreement to settle claims arising out of RBS’s sale of allegedly faulty residential mortgage-backed securities (“RMBS”). RBS will pay $5.5 billion to settle the claims. The FHFA, as conservator of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, filed...… Continue Reading