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eDiscovery Trends: Madoff Ponzi Scheme Case Documents May Be Turned Over to eData Rooms and Special Masters

The trustee responsible for coordinating the recovery of assets and data involved in Bernard L. ("Bernie") Madoff's $65 billion Ponzi fraud investigation is presently seeking to secure special masters and create an "eData room" to ensure that the enormous volume … Continue reading

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Portuguese Bank Settles New York and SEC Charges over Violating Registration Provisions

The New York Attorney General and the SEC both announced that they had settled investigations into Banco EspĂ­rito Santo S.A. (BES), a Portuguese bank, for the same alleged conduct. According to the New York AG, BES and its affiliates solicited… … Continue reading

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Constitutional questions over Florida's drug offenses on fast track to state's Supreme Court

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It Ain't Over 'Til It's Over – The ANGIOMAX PTE Battle Takes Yet Another New Turn

By Kurt R. Karst – With each stroke of the pens President Obama used to sign into law the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act, it seemed as though another nail was hammered into the coffin of any attempts to deny The … Continue reading

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Curious data on dispute settlement over the past five years

"82 per cent of respondents [to the survey referenced below] indicated that their organisation's disputes are resolved by negotiated settlement. Five years ago this figure was 74 percent." The quote comes from The In-House Perspective, April 2011 at 13, which… … Continue reading

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