Securities Litigation in 2016: Significant Issues

Broadcast Date: Monday, October 31, 2016 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
Consumer Law
Alexander Reus
Robert Patton
Brian S. Fraser


About DRRT

DRRT is an international law firm, institutional claims filing provider and litigation funder in non-class action jurisdictions. DRRT counsels and assists global institutional investors with over $10 trillion in AuM. The main focus of DRRT is to help investors recover losses resulting from false, misleading or omitted information by publicly listed companies.

In investor terms, DRRT helps its clients generate “Legal AlphaSM” through uncompromising pursuit of loss recovery in private and class actions, shareholder derivative suits, appraisal disputes, and in the class action and semi-class action settlement claims filing area through Pro-Active Portfolio MonitoringSM.  DRRT has a long track record of successfully representing institutional investors in more than a dozen countries around the world and has recovered over $1 billion for institutional investors. DRRT is widely recognized as one of the world leaders in global class-action alternatives for loss recovery.


About NERA Economic Consulting

NERA Economic Consulting is a global firm of experts dedicated to applying economic, finance, and quantitative principles to complex business and legal challenges. For over half a century, NERA's economists have been creating strategies, studies, reports, expert testimony, and policy recommendations for government authorities and the world’s leading law firms and corporations. We bring academic rigor, objectivity, and real world industry experience to bear on issues arising from competition, regulation, public policy, strategy, finance, and litigation.

NERA’s clients value our ability to apply and communicate state-of-the-art approaches clearly and convincingly, our commitment to deliver unbiased findings, and our reputation for quality and independence. Our clients rely on the integrity and skills of our unparalleled team of economists and other experts backed by the resources and reliability of one of the world’s largest economic consultancies. With its main office in New York City, NERA serves clients from more than 25 offices across North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific.


About Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP

RK&O is an elite boutique law firm focused on the financial sector. For more than 25 years, we have represented financial firms in transactions, compliance and litigation, and have consistently been at the forefront of emerging legal issues and investment activities. The sophistication and intensity that have made RK&O a leader in complex financial transactions and compliance issues have also driven our success in representing institutional clients, funds and individuals confronting government investigations, securities law violations and complex business disputes.

RK&O conducts a highly collaborative practice through approximately 65 lawyers based in New York, Washington, D.C. and London.  With a long track record of achieving positive outcomes for clients, RK&O attorneys are recognized as being among the most qualified legal practitioners in the financial services sector, both in the U.S. and around the globe.