New York top court upholds dismissal of ‘champerty’ suit

Nov 1, 2016 By: Peter Hamner

New York state’s highest court has declined to revive a lawsuit brought by a company that purchased investment notes allegedly for the

Supreme Court says no to federal jurisdiction in short-selling spat

May 16, 2016 By: Peter Hamner

The U.S. Supreme Court has held that a lawsuit alleging a group of securities brokerages violated New Jersey anti-racketeering and common law by making unauthorized short sales belongs in state court, saying the dispute does not “arise under” federal securities law.

Supreme Court revives subprime securities suit against Deutsche Bank

Jun 23, 2015 By: Peter Hamner

From Westlaw Journal Derivatives: The U.S. Supreme Court has ordered a federal appeals court to reconsider its dismissal of a lawsuit accusing Deutsche Bank