PLI's Securities Litigation 2018: From Investigation to Trial

Practising Law Institute

Speaking Engagement | April.04.2018 | 9am - 5pm (Eastern Daylight Time)

PLI New York Center (Webcast available)

Please join Orrick partner Rob Stern and a faculty of leading practitioners, government officials, and judges at PLI's Securities Litigation 2018: From Investigations to Trial program. This program will take participants through the landscape of securities litigation's constantly changing environment: from the initial government investigation to the filing of the civil cases to either settlement or trial.

What You Will Learn:

  • How to approach the initial investigation and work with state and federal regulators in the interests of your clients
  • How to assess the civil complaints and coordinate multi-district actions
  • How to litigate the case through the pleadings, discovery, class certification and summary judgment
  • How to approach mediation and settlement of a securities action
  • How to try a securities litigation or arbitration
  • How to approach and assess ethical issues associated with complex securities litigation

 Click the link below to register with a 20% discount.

CLE Credits Available: Y

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Practice:

  • Securities Litigation, Class Actions and Shareholder Derivative Lawsuits
  • Financial Services Litigation
  • Government Investigations and Enforcement Actions
  • Trials
  • White Collar, Investigations, Securities Litigation & Compliance
  • Fintech

Robert Stern Partner Securities Litigation, Class Actions and Shareholder Derivative Lawsuits, Financial Services Litigation

Washington, D.C.; New York

Rob Stern is the Co-Chair of the Firm’s White Collar, Investigations, Securities Litigation & Compliance practice group and a nationally recognized securities litigator by both Chambers USA (Band 1) and Legal 500 (Leading Lawyer).  

Rob has a demonstrated track record of achieving outstanding results for financial services institutions, Fortune 100 companies, officers and directors of public companies and accounting firms. Rob's mastery of the field enables him to develop creative litigation strategies and business solutions for his clients in a broad array of situations.

For the past 20 years, Rob has handled many of the most complex financial services and civil and governmental securities matters. Rob has litigated dozens of securities and commodities class actions and the parallel SEC, CFTC, PCAOB and/or criminal enforcement matters that accompany them. Rob has also tried numerous FINRA, AAA and international arbitrations and litigated merger and acquisition disputes in Delaware Chancery Court. Rob possesses particular expertise litigating claims involving accounting-related matters, structured products, mortgages, futures and derivatives. 

In addition to being a recognized practitioner, Rob is also a thought leader -- lecturing and publishing widely. Rob is a faculty member of Practicing Law Institute’s Securities Litigation program and Chairs PLI's Storming the Gatekeepers:  When Compliance Officers and In-House Lawyers Are at Risk program. Rob has also spoken on Bond Buyer webinars, NERA's Securities and Finance Seminar, the Advanced Litigation Strategy Summit and Strafford Seminars.