Securities Litigation 2020: From Investigation to Trial

Practising Law Institute

Speaking Engagement | July.28.2020 | 9am - 5pm (Eastern Daylight Time)

PLI New York

Please join Orrick partner Robert Stern and a faculty of leading practitioners, government officials and judges at PLI's Securities Litigation 2020: From Investigation to Trial program. The landscape of securities litigation is constantly evolving and changing. This program will take attendees through all the issues that can arise in the most complex securities matters - from the initial government investigation to the filing of the civil cases to either settlement or trial. This program is designed for securities practitioners, outside and in-house counsel, compliance officers, regulators, investment bankers and securities dealers.

Robert Stern will be speaking on the panel, "Ethical Issues in Complex Securities Litigation," which will explore:

  • Drafting the complaint and the use of confidential witnesses
  • Crafting a motion to dismiss limited by the allegations in the complaint
  • Ethical Issues when selecting the forum and interactions between plaintiff and defendant groups
  • Professional obligations regarding the retention of discovery materials

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

华盛顿; 纽约

Rob Stern is the Co-Chair of the Firm’s White Collar, Investigations, Securities Litigation & Compliance practice group.

Rob is a nationally ranked securities, financial services and regulatory litigator with a demonstrated track record of achieving outstanding results for financial services institutions, Fortune 100 companies and officers and directors of public companies. 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 possesses particular expertise litigating claims involving accounting-related matters, structured products, mortgages, futures and derivatives. Rob routinely represents financial institutions, public companies, officers and directors.

Rob is a faculty member for the Practicing Law Institute’s Securities Litigation program. Rob has also been nationally recognized as a leader in securities litigation by The Legal 500 and SuperLawyers.