Articles from October 2010

CONGRESS TIGHTENS STANDARDS FOR ACCREDITED INVESTORS

Date: October 11th, 2010

In the wake of the 2007 Wall Street crash and economic recession, the Obama Administration has responded with attempts to reform financial regulation in America. The most sweeping changes to financial regulation can be found in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, … Read More »

NEW YORK COURT HOLDS GENERAL COUNSEL WAIVED ATTORNEY-CLIENT PRIVILEGE BY NOT MAINTAINING ACTIVE BAR STATUS

Date: October 5th, 2010
Categories: Corporate Law

One of the most important tools executives have to investigate potential legal issues is the ability to speak openly with in-house company lawyers without fear such conversations will become public. It is reasonable for executives to think conversations with in-house counsel are always protected by … Read More »