Securities litigation: Today’s top news on Westlaw News & Insight

October 27, 2010

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Here are today’s top stories from the Securities Litigation site.

Federal Reserve Building (REUTERS) Fed won’t join banks in appeal to Supreme Court
The Federal Reserve has decided not to join major banks in asking the U.S. Supreme Court to let the central bank keep secret the details of its emergency lending programs during the financial crisis.
BHP Billiton logo (REUTERS) BHP challenge to Potash pill set for Nov.8 hearing in Canada
Canadian authorities will soon weigh in on the ongoing legal takeover battle between Saskatchewan-based Potash Corp. and hostile bidder BHP Billiton.
Carl Icahn (REUTERS) Icahn ramps up MGM effort again
Carl Icahn presented another offer to lenders of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer on Tuesday in an effort to block a proposed prepackaged bankruptcy deal involving Spyglass Entertainment.

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